2018 Farm 2 Fork Fundraiser

Despite the rain, our 2018 Farm 2 Fork Dinner was another big success. On a rainy Sunday evening in September, 70+ folks gathered inside the Downtown Martinsburg Public Library for the second annual Farm 2 Fork Dinner – a locally-sourced and prepared 4-course dinner. Last year’s 50 seat dinner sold out so fast that we increased the number of tickets…

Helping 6,150 Acres Find Its Voice

The Alabama Gulf State Park Project Interpretive Design Strategy. Creating and implementing the interpretive design experience for Alabama’s Gulf State Park not only brought out the best in our project management skills, but it also allowed our team an opportunity to utilize everything we’ve learned in our careers–design, research, writing, illustration, and photography–on a very large scale. Gulf State Park…

Design Thinking and Food

Epicenter Memphis + The Think Tank In June, Laurel and I found ourselves presenting on food and design thinking in the amazing Cooper Young district of Memphis, Tennessee. We were asked to speak about using design thinking to increase opportunity and access to local food and to facilitate a workshop at Epicenter’s kick-off event–The Think Tank. This hands-on weekend was dedicated…

Adding to our story

More Experiences + More Capabilities + More Collaborators + More Growth + More us = A New Name + New Goals The last 2+ years at Native have been an exciting blur of growth and creativity. We’ve been challenged by opportunities and projects that pushed us to become more. When we opened this studio, we created a company that reflected…