Building Vibrancy

One Lucky Guitar's work in placemaking and community wellbeing are among our favorite and most rewarding engagements. In this case, it’s Van Wert Forward—a multi-phase development project in Northwest Ohio led by the talented team at Van Wert County Foundation and their steering committee. The initiative's goal is to build vibrancy in downtown Van Wert by preserving and enhancing buildings in a way that reimagines them in retail, residential and dining scenarios. OLG was brought in for brand consultation, including our Soul Sessions process that led to developing this new [...] Read More

Your Newest, Old Favorite

OLG is happy to be part of some positive and frothy news coming from the rejuvenated Columbia Street area in downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana known as The Landing. Here, you’ll find the new Landing Beer Co., a one-of-a-kind brewery and BBQ hangout. In 2019, we were approached by the inspired owners to create all-new branding for their venture. To them, it was important that we capture the communal, fresh feeling they envisioned with the location—a space each resident will be welcome to have a good pint. Our collaboration touched a [...] Read More

For the Greater Good

Great Kids is a wonderful organization that provides training and support to anyone working with children and adolescents in Allen County. From teachers, to social workers, to counselors, to foster parents—the list of those who benefit from the work of Great Kids is extensive. OLG recently partnered with Great Kids to refresh its brand identity with a new creative platform, Empowering you. For them., a new logo and a freshly updated color palette. We also created a brand new website to better represent the many programs and resources offered by [...] Read More

Delivering Confidence

In the halls of OLG, we’ve been speaking a new language based around 3-D printing, milling and machining—all thanks to our friends at C&A Tool. Working with this industry leader in advanced manufacturing, we’ve been able to witness their large operation (650+ employees, three facilities) and how they play a role in providing innovative, custom parts to the aerospace, medical, transportation and energy industries. For over 50 years, C&A has made consistent investments in their equipment—sometimes owning the only version of a particular machine in North America! They always had [...] Read More