NO 1 An Introduction
Hello from Boulder, Colorado. My name is Andy Stone and I run a small design agency that focuses on branding and digital projects.
Over the last nine years, I've worked in print and digital design for startups and national brands. After five years of working in the agency world, the last few years has revolved around more digital-product design and development. I currently run Emerson Stone with my partner Jamie. If you’d like to chat about your next design project, please get in touch.
NO 2 Featured Work
My favorite work work over the last couple of years has focused on branding and digital design for consumer-facing products. Click on any project to read about the process or see more in the portfolio.
NO 3 Most Recent Article
2014 was a great year. It was the first full year of being independent with The Studio, I got married, traveled to new places, and worked with some amazing clients and designers. The start of 2014 was exciting for me, but it was also a time of huge uncertainty. I wasn’t sure of the direction I wa…
NO 4 Current Interests
I love collecting interesting stories, works of art, and photographs from around the web and want to share my favorites on this site.
How to Conduct an Effective Stakeholder Interview
A critically important resource for designers as they start on new projects or meet with their clients. While the rules are simple, it will change the way that you think about new projects coming from side of the designer or the client.
The Making of Monument Valley
A peek behind the curtain for 2014's beautiful and Escher-esque iOS game. I fell in love with this game and still listen to the soundtrack while I'm at work.
The Chinese Century
An interesting, if not controversial, look into the rise of China's economy and how it has overtaken the United States sooner than expected.