• Show us your game face

    Show us your game face

    It’s college football season in Iowa, and what better way to kick off a weekend of games then by showing off your game face? While tackling some client work this morning, we stumbled onto a pet project we just had to complete. Having already created a series of retro Iowa college football helmets (Iowa, Iowa State,…

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  • The Cloris Awards

    The Cloris Awards

    Farmboy was tasked by the Des Moines Social Club to create branding, award statues, and more for the Greater Des Moines Cloris Leachman Excellence In Theatre Arts Awards, informally known as the Cloris Awards. We were asked to keep the branding “professional but fun” as the event recognizes the hard work of those in Iowa theatre arts, but…

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  • Awards are good, happy clients are better.

    Awards are good, happy clients are better.

    Awards are a funny thing. On June 10th the Farmboy team had a busy day. We had a few client meetings, the last of which was in Des Moines’ East Village (where parking is iffy at best), and it was HOT, but I digress. From that balmy meeting we hopped on over to West End Architectural…

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  • Marketing Conditions

    Marketing Conditions

    Marketing Conditions change as often as the weather. The madness of March has come and gone and we honestly can’t remember the last snow. This is one of the times of year we look forward to most, with the smell of barbecue in the air–often just outside on the deck, but it’s not always sunny in Des Moines……

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  • Not So Perfect

    Not So Perfect

    With a new year comes opportunity to set new goals and to dive into areas unexplored. “A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.” These are the often-quoted words of General George S. Patton, Jr., senior officer of the United States Army, who commanded the U.S. Seventh Army…

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