St. Christopher’s Magazine

St. Christopher’s Magazine

The St. Christopher’s School Magazine just hit my mailbox – and it looks fantastic.  Had to work extremely quickly on this magazine redesign last spring, but it turned out beautifully.  St. Christopher’s is an all-boys private school in Richmond, VA...
Launching 5e

Launching 5e

Launching 5E A nimble communications firm in Washington, DC I’ve been working too much to post any new projects to the blog, but wanted to throw a few new projects up here. The first exciting project is the launch of a new communications firm (which happens to...
Connect the Dots: Betsy DeVos

Connect the Dots: Betsy DeVos

I have been working for a very thoughtful and dynamic new client called FutureEd. I created this fantastic interactive Infographic for them about the new U.S. Secretary of Education, Betsy Devos’ financial connections.  I can’t take any credit for the...
Bingo!

Bingo!

So this is a new logo that I am really excited about! Sustainable Futures Public Charter School is a new competency-based alternative charter school.  They serve DC youth ages 16 to 24 who are most at risk for never graduating from high-school.  That means the kids...
WASH Impact Network

WASH Impact Network

Last week I finished a series of 3 Research Briefs for the WASH Impact Network and Results for Development.  I worked with two fantastic women at Results for Development who made creating this series a lot of fun.  Thoughtful and responsive clients are the best to...
YWCA Week Without Violence

YWCA Week Without Violence

Had a really great time working on the logo and brand assets for YWCA’s initiative WEEK WITHOUT VIOLENCE, an extremely important advocacy program to combat gender-based violence. They launched the new micro-site today: www.YWCAWeekWithoutViolence.org  If you...
Merry Alderman Design Turns Five

Merry Alderman Design Turns Five

It’s been five years… Thank you to all of the clients, friends and fans of Merry Alderman Design that have made the last five years happen. Merry Alderman Design is thriving and growing. Please take a look at the new website and feel free to pass my contact info along...
Islesboro Preschool Website Launches

Islesboro Preschool Website Launches

There is a lovely island in Maine where I have spent my summers since I was a child. There is a small community-run preschool on the island that has anywhere between 2 and 10 kids enrolled at any one time and they have never had any sort of website (or really...
Oldy but Goody

Oldy but Goody

Just stumbled over this oldy but goody. One of the first logos that I ever designed for my 10th college reunion (I wouldn’t tell you when it was except it’s right there int he logo).  This was a fun one to create.  I had to go back and forth between...
Folder, Brochure and Media Kit

Folder, Brochure and Media Kit

LAYC Career Academy is a charter school in Washington DC that serves disconnected youth. What does that mean?  This wonderful school serves a population of young people who for one reason or another have had trouble finishing high school and LAYC Career Academy is a...
NCTQ: White Papers

NCTQ: White Papers

I have done a number of white paper design for the National Council on Teacher Quality in the last few months and thought I would post a few here.  This is a great organization that I’ve enjoyed working with.  Looking forward to continuing the...
About Merry Alderman Design

About Merry Alderman Design

Merry Alderman Design specializes in clean, dynamic graphic design for the printed page and the digital world. With a unique background in the non-profit sector, Merry Alderman brings fresh perspective, wit and intelligence to all of her work as a designer.  Able to...