About Work
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Blackbird is a full-service boutique creative agency based in Toronto. We start by asking the right questions, then create meaningful solutions that define, enhance and distinguish. Since 1991, Creative Director Dennis Vidaic has delivered design, advertising, & marketing solutions for a variety of clients and guides Blackbird through all of its processes.
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Alternavest Capital Corporation
Arctic Winter Games Host Society
Blue Note Records
Crestwood Preparatory College
Custom Coaches
Douglas Group
Electronic Control Systems
E.L. Productions
EMI Music Canada
Fifth Wheel Truck Stops
Harper Collins Canada
James Pattyn Photography
Koodo Mobile
Methid
Milne Architect
Miracle 10 Skincare
Moment Design + Productions
Muffin Music
Old Credit Brewing Company
Peraso Technologies
Pulsus Group
Retreat Farm
Rocco Matteo
Spectra Products
TELUS
The Plastic Surgery Clinic
Universal Music Canada
V!VA Retirement Communities
XM Radio Canada
Youthlink


Blackbird Brand Communications

219 Dufferin Street
Suite 310B
Toronto, ON M6K 3J1
Canada

416 516-0126

info@goblackbird.ca
Creative direction for a Koodo Mobile team building event that introduced fun and sweet gingerbread characters.
Project: Identity and Event design
Client: Methid
Window design to communicate the "Go pink" message, in support of breast cancer detection.
Project: Messaging design
Client: TELUS
Dynamic and memorable wrap of the Miracle 10 MINI.
Project: Vehicle wrap
Client: Miracle 10 skincare
Journal re-design and branding for a respected medical peer-review publisher.
Project: Branding
Client: Pulsus Group
An identity for a skin rejuvenation system that reveals your inner youthful self yet doesn't require surgery or down time.
Project: Naming and Identity
Client: Eterna
Packaging for Miracle 10's premium skincare line: the Platinum Collection.
Project: Packaging
Client: Miracle 10 skincare
Fierce logo designed for the Blackbird Blazers: keep your head up and your stick on the ice!
Project: Identity
Client: Blackbird
Design and illustration for an event/party - 2 Decks in the Hall - with a nod to Keith Haring.
Project: Branding
Client: Blackbird
Package design and illustration for a 70's music compilation
Project: Music Packaging
Client: EMI Music Canada
Logo integrating symbols that resonate with all northern peoples, including the north star, an ulu, whale oil and fire.
Project: Identity
Client: Arctic Winter Games Host Society
Creation of a brochure that includes information on portfolio management, investment banking, and trading services.
Project: Brochure
Client: Standard Securities Capital Corporation
Logo for a record label.
Project: Identity
Client: Kindling Music
Book cover for Leah McLaren's first novel about a woman on a mission.
Project: Jacket Design
Client: Harper Collins
Design and development of various in-store marketing materials for TELUS. Shown: multi-sided, 10" stackable cube.
Project: Retail POP
Client: TELUS
Retail fixture designed for the launch of Koodo Mobile across Canada.
Project: Fixture Design
Client: Methid
Creative direction and design of a Green Sheet targeting retail and institutional investors in Canada.
Project: Print Collateral
Client: Alternavest
Logo for a group of web developers that build learning management and knowledge assessment systems.
Project: Identity
Client: Firmwater
Ads created for various Blue Note artists and releases.
Project: Advertising
Client: Blue Note Records
Brand created for our client gift that's an eco-friendly alternative to disposable cups: a double-walled porcelain cup with a silicone lid.
Project: Identity
Client: Blackbird
An amusing quote on this reusable gift made clients smile before they'd even opened the bottle.
Project: Self Promotion
Client: Blackbird
A book cover created for a Governor General's Award winning book.
Project: Jacket Design
Client: Harper Collins
Cover design for a book about the rise and culture of alternative rock n' roll.
Project: Jacket Design
Client: Harper Collins
Cover design for a novel about the struggle for survival in the African desert.
Project: Jacket Design
Client: Harper Collins
Jacket design and photography showcasing how Canada's brewing giants battle over beer and brands.
Project: Jacket Design
Client: Harper Collins
Cover design for a riveting account of the rise and fall of Canada's most powerful Mafia don.
Project: Jacket Design
Client: Harper Collins
Creative direction and design for a novel inspired by a series of photographs taken by Julia Margaret Cameron.
Project: Jacket Design
Client: Harper Collins
Cover design for a manual that teaches women the subtle art of ditching.
Project: Jacket Design
Client: Harper Collins
Logo and package design for The Salads release of The Big Picture.
Project: Music Packaging
Client: Warner Music Canada
Logo design and brand development for roadside truck stops in Ontario.
Project: Identity
Client: Fifth Wheel Truck Stops Inc.
Redesigned retail space to showcase performance upgrades for a premium Porsche dealer.
Project: Retail/Fixture design
Client: Methid
Card designed for our holiday client gift: a Plan Canada Gift of Hope™ that benefits children in need around the world.
Project: Self Promotion
Client: Blackbird
Logo for specialists in the development of integrated circuits for the 60 GHz wireless marketplace.
Project: Identity
Client: Peraso
Creative direction and design of a brochure to inform and encourage students to choose York.
Project: Print collateral
Client: York University/Faculty of Science
Logo design for an independent record label.
Project: Identity
Client: Airline Records
A logo for a premier body shop that caters to enthusiasts who appreciate expertise, craftsmanship, and performance.
Project: Identity
Client: Custom Coaches
Complete creative direction of collateral designed to inform about the clinic's philosophy and procedures.
Project: Brochure
Client: The Plastic Surgery Clinic
In Toronto’s Yorkville neighbourhood, this complete boutique design showcases the Miracle 10 skincare collection and offers the consumer a welcoming, unique, and intimate retail experience.
Project: Retail/Fixture design
Client: Miracle 10 skincare
Interactive fixture featuring Your Reebok: an online shoe customization program.
Project: Fixture design
Client: Methid
Complete site creative direction, design and build informs visitors about the very finest of breweries.
Project: Website
Client: Old Credit Brewing Company
Fixture designed to highlight Satellite TV in a crowded retail environment.
Project: Retail POP
Client: TELUS
Design and development of a 6" Holiday themed cube that folds flat.
Project: Retail POP
Client: TELUS
Logo design and brand development for a boutique investment firm.
Project: Product and Brand launch
Client: Alternavest
A retail design solution that reflects V!VA's brand and core values. Visitors learn about the project through informative copy, lifestyle images, and floor plans.
Project: Presentation Centre
Client: V!VA Retirement Communities
Complete site creative direction and design for a premier cosmetic surgery facility in Canada.
Project: Website
Client: The Plastic Surgery Clinic
Identity for a skincare collection that is rooted in the science of the skin’s own healing abilities.
Project: Identity
Client: Miracle 10 skincare
Pharmascience Canada booth design for the CPhI Worldwide event in Frankfurt, Germany.
Project: Tradeshow booth
Client: Debut Group
Turn back the clock with Eterna: an evolutionary skin rejuvenation system.
Project: Advertising
Client: Eterna
Package design for Grammy Nominated artist Jane Bunnett documenting the recording of her Cuban Odyssey release.
Project: Packaging
Client: EMI Music Canada
Ad for a superb cream that gently exfoliates while preventing dehydration.
Project: Advertising
Client: Miracle 10 skincare
Branding of a skincare line that looks deeper.
Project: Packaging
Client: Miracle 10 skincare
Super C - an asset to any daily skincare regimen.
Project: Advertising
Client: Miracle 10 skincare
Logo and package design for a purveyor of premium, certified-organic maple syrup.
Project: Identity and Packaging
Client: Retreat Farm
Design of in-store fixtures for the launch of Rowenta vacuums in Canada.
Project: Retail/Fixture design
Client: Methid
Logo for a consultant that specializes in Human Capital Strategy.
Project: Identity
Client: Douglas Group
Creative direction and design of a report for an agency dedicated to providing youth with support, guidance & opportunities
Project: Annual Report
Client: Youthlink
A memorable wedding invitation that ties the knot upon opening.
Project: Wedding Invitation
Client: Elizabeth & Jeff
25th Anniversary logo for a medical peer-review publisher.
Project: Identity
Client: Pulsus
Audio, visuals, and site build for a purveyor of racing memorabilia.
Project: Website
Client: Autosport.net
Complete site design & build for an interior design firm that live and design in the moment.
Project: Website
Client: Moment Design + Productions
Retail fixtures designed for Herbal Magic's flagship store.
Project: Fixture design
Client: Methid
Creative direction and design of XM Radio's online player.
Project: Website
Client: XM Radio Canada
Design of a new journal series focused on current research that serve as an important information outlet and resource for academics, physicians, healthcare professionals, patients, caregivers, educators and policy makers.
Project: Branding
Client: Pulsus Group
Design for the debut solo album from writer, producer, seasoned live guitarist, and studio musician Adrian Eccleston.
Project: Packaging
Client: Adrian X
Rebranding of an existing Walmart floor display for TELUS.
Project: Fixture design
Client: TELUS
Debut album for The Salads, the design is dynamic to complement the recording.
Project: Packaging
Client: Maui Wowie Records
Design of in-store fixtures for the launch of Tugo: mobile by HMV.
Project: Retail/Fixture design
Client: Methid
Ads created for TELUS Authorized Dealers.
Project: Advertising
Client: TELUS