Category Archives: Design

A Designer’s Life – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Illustrator, graphic designer, handyman, father and husband. At age 32, it seems as though I’ve done it all and seen it all. I’m what some call an “expert level designer.” At least that’s what I check on those day-long Photoshop seminar questionnaire forms. Yet, it doesn’t take long at one of those events – in […]

What Does it Mean to be Creative?

Everyone is creative in their own way. And nobody is creative all the time. So for those who dare to make creativity their career, it takes a special kind of thinking. A mix of self-loathing and self-adulation. Of total ego and refined humility. But overall, it must be understood that defining creativity is like hammering […]

Gaslight Creative Receives Top Honor at 2013 American Advertising Awards

ST CLOUD, Minn., Feb. 11, 2013 – Gaslight Creative, an up-and-coming, full-service, boutique-style advertising agency in St. Cloud, MN, took home an agency-high 12 awards, including the coveted “Best of Show” ADDY, at the 2013 American Advertising Awards Show on Saturday, February 9 at the Paramount Theater in downtown St. Cloud. The annual awards competition […]

Why Do Businesses Hire Gaslight Creative?

As 2012 comes to a close, we find ourselves reflecting on our growth this year, what we’ve done well and what we’d like to improve. One thing is for sure, we are always honored when a client hires us to help grow their business. But why did they choose us? I think businesses hire us […]

Oh What a Night

ADDYs 2012. It was glitz, glamour and glowies. For one amazing evening Central Minnesota’s best and brightest creative minds gathered at the Ritschie Auditorium to celebrate what was cool in advertising in 2011. It all began just after sunset (because, well, the dark, brooding artsy-fartsy types don’t unearth themselves much in the daylight hours). Upon […]

Proud to be creative

Why Gaslight Creative? Why not Gaslight Marketing? Or Gaslight Communications? Or Gaslight Public Relations? Why? Because we put our creativity into everything we do. Creating a marketing plan from the grassroots. From nothing to something, we create a clear direction of how you can allocate your resources and our time for the best possible outcome […]