Susie Wampler

Copy Writer

01: I was born in: Indianapolis
02: My favorite Pantone color is: 15-5519 Turquoise, Pantone Color of the Year 2010
03: My guilty pleasure band is: The Anthemic, Flight of the Conchords, They Might Be Giants (but I only feel guilt about one of those).
04: My design hero is: Anyi Lu
05: If I could be any plate of food, I’d be: definitely something chocolate
06: My imaginary vacation home is in: London, overlooking the east side of Green Park
07: I take my coffee: in the form of tea
08: Facebook or Twitter? Brevity may be the soul of wit, but I still prefer Facebook
09: My favorite typeface is: Garamond
10: My hobby away from the studio is: traveling, West End theatre, photography, fashion, driving my British racing green Mini

SHOW and TELL

We love our design ancestors-like Hatch Show Print, a letterpress shop founded in the 1800s. Today, it’s owned by the Country Music Hall of Fame but still relies on old-school techniques like printing with hand-inked, hand-carved wood blocks. We commissioned our very own Hatch Show Print to celebrate our anniversary and held a party to celebrate. The result was a tuneful recipe for design success.