Imagine yourself in your new condo located on a lake in Colorado. You have a lakefront view from your living room, floor to ceiling windows that let the outside in, and the pool, wellness center and meeting space are footsteps away for you to socialize, lounge and recharge. Have we caught your attention yet?
The paper you choose for a letterhead makes an instant impression…on the eye and to the touch. It’s texture, the quality of its color, its feel in the hand…all of these register with the person who receives a letter and help them form an opinion of the sender.
Written correspondence is the physical manifestation of the connection between us and the people that matter. These letters, notes, or postcards are tangible objects we tend to return to over and over again—and, if you’re like us, a lot of these letters have their special place somewhere on your desk.
Our ultra-modern world of on-demand services promises convenience and instant gratification; life moves fast, and we want things even faster. But at what cost? Understanding the DIY revolution—reclaiming our creativity to make more and do more—allows us a new way to connect to ourselves and to each other.
Doodling, drawing, workshopping, outlining: call it what you may, but putting pen to paper in search of something new is a powerful creative catalyst. Ideation and imagination need room to work it out, and based on psychological research and artistic practice, sketching space is the place where it often happens.