I had the pleasure of working with the Naperville Jaycees recently on the design and marketing for their Mardi Gras fundraiser event. This year, I decided to play up the glamour of their new location and went with a rich color scheme of purples and gold. To make the text seem dimensional like gold foil (but without the cost!) I used a gradient gold background for the lettering.

naperville jaycees mardi gras poster 2015

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I also created Facebook images to run as “ads” for the event (and yes, those are Jeffrey’s pictures!). I’ve found that images get much more traction than words alone in posts:

naperville jaycees mardi gras ad

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Finally, sponsorship banners are another fairly inexpensive way to thank event sponsors while getting the word out. This same image was used for a printed banner, web banner, and facebook post.

naperville  jaycees mardi gras sponsor vanner 2015

 

 

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