Recognition

Awards

2016 Can Can Awards

Best in Show – Can Art
Steamworks Pilsner

2015 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Silver – Label Design
Lost Inhibitions, “Aren’t You A Ray of F*cking Sunshine” & “Namaste Bitches”

2015 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Silver — Label Design(series)
Lost Inhibitions

2015 London International Awards

Bronze — Packaging Design
Lost Inhibitions

2014 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Double Gold — Label Design
Small Talk Vineyards

2014 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Gold — Label Design
Brickyard Wines

2014 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Bronze — Label Design
Latin Lover

2014 Los Angeles International Wine Competition

Gold — Series
Small Talk Vineyards

2014 Los Angeles International Wine Competition

Gold — Single
Monster Vineyards

2014 Los Angeles International Wine Competition

Gold — Single
Brickyard Wines

2014 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition

Gold — Packaging(series)
Monster Vineyards

2014 Applied Arts Design & Advertising Annual

Packaging Design — Complete Packaging Series
Steamworks Brewing Co.

2014 Applied Arts Design & Advertising Annual

Packaging Design — Food (Series)
Umi’s Kitchen Indian Sauces

2013 Selection Mondiales des Etiquettes

Platinum – Best Label Design
Megalomaniac Coldhearted Icewine

2011 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

How Wine Became Modern Exhibition
Blasted Church Wines: Series

2011 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

How Wine Became Modern Exhibition
Hard Row to Hoe: Shameless Hussy

2011 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

How Wine Became Modern Exhibition
Laughing Stock Vineyards: Portfolio

2011 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

How Wine Became Modern Exhibition
Megalomaniac: Series

2011 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

How Wine Became Modern Exhibition
Therapy Wines: Series

2011 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

How Wine Became Modern Exhibition
Organized Crime: Series

2011 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Double Gold — Series
Blasted Church Revered Series

2011 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Gold — Series
Foreign Affair Winery

2011 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Silver — Series
Megalomaniac Statement Series

2011 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Silver — Series
Moon Curser Vineyards

2011 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Double Gold — Individual Label
Nagging Doubt Viognier

2011 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Bronze — Individual Label
8th Generation Vineyards: Integrity 

2011 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Bronze — Individual Label
8th Generation Vineyards: Confidence

2011 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Bronze — Individual Label
Aces Wine

2011 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Bronze — Individual Label
Laughing Stock Vineyards: Portfolio 2008

2011 Pentaward

Gold — Wine Category
Blasted Church Revered Series

2011 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition

Silver Medal — Innovative Design
Laughing Stock Vineyards: Portfolio 2008

2011 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition

Bronze Medal — Innovative Design
8th Generation Vineyards: Integrity

2011 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition

Silver Medal — Non Conformist
Megalomaniac Statement Series

2011 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition

Bronze Medal — Non Conformist
Monster Vineyards: White Knuckle

2011 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition

Silver Medal — Non Conformist
Monster Vineyards: White Knuckle

2011 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition

Silver Medal — Series
Megalomaniac Statement: Series

2009 Pentawards

Silver Medal — Fruits & Vegetable Packaging
Jealous Fruits

2009 Okanagan Wine Festival: Wine Label Awards

Gold Medal — People’s Choice
Dirty Laundry: Bordello 2007

2009 London International Awards

Silver — Packaging Design
Newfoundlander’s Rum

2009 Lodi International Wine Awards

Silver Medal — Label Design
Hard Row to Hoe: Barbera 2006

2009 Communication Arts Award Of Excellence

Packaging Design
Newfoundlander’s Rum

2009 Applied Arts Design & Advertising Annual

Packaging Design – Series
Newfoundlander’s Rum

2009 Applied Arts Design & Advertising Annual

Winner — Packaging
Laughing Stock Vineyards: Blind Trust 2007

2008 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Silver Medal — Wine Label Design (Series)
Organized Crime Winery

2008 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Bronze Medal — Wine Label Design (Series)
Stage Left Cellars

2008 Ontario Wine Awards

Gold Medal — Wine Label Design
Megalomaniac: Eccentric Savignin

2008 Ontario Wine Awards

Silver Medal — Wine Label Design
Organized Crime: Unoaked Chardonnay

2008 Los Angeles Wine & Spirits Competition

Gold Medal — Wine Label Design
Laughing Stock Vineyards: Portfolio

2008 London International Awards

Packaging Design (Wines) — Finalist
Organized Crime Wines

2007 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Double Gold – Packaging Design
Megalomaniac Series

2007 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Double Gold – Single
Megalomaniac Narcissist Riesling

2007 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Bronze — Series
Blasted Church Revered Series

2007 London International Awards

Gold – Packaging Series
Megalomaniac

2007 Communication Arts Award Of ExcellencePackaging Design – Series

Packaging Design – Series
Monster Vineyards

2006 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Double Gold – Label Design
Laughing Stock Vineyards 2004 Portfolio

2006 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Silver — Label Design
Tantalus 2005 Riesling Ice Wine

2006 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Bronze — Label Design(series)
Therapy Vineyards

2006 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Silver — Label Design
Tantalus Riesling Ice Wine

2006 San Francisco International Wine Competition

Bronze — Label Design(series)
Laughing Stock Vineyards

2005 Lotus Awards

Best Packaging
Therapy Vineyards

2005 Lotus Awards

Best Packaging
Laughing Stock Vineyards

2005 Applied Arts Design & Advertising Annual

Packaging Design — Complete Packaging Series
Therapy Vineyards

2005 Applied Arts Design & Advertising Annual

Packaging Design — Single
Therapy Vineyards

2005 Applied Arts Design & Advertising Annual

Packaging Design – Single
Laughing Stock Vineyards

Press

2016 The Dieline

Play Estate Winery
by Theresa Christine Johnson

2016 The Dieline

Unorthodox Kosher Wines
by Theresa Christine Johnson

2016 The Dieline

“Lost Inhibitions Wine”
by Theresa Christine Johnson

2016 The Dieline

Church & State Wines
by Elizabeth Freeman

2016 The Dieline

Caveman BBQ Sauce
by Theresa Christine Johnson

2016 Canadian Business

How Small Businesses Can Do Branding Like the Big Guys
by Kat Tancock

2015 WineDiva

“Lose Your Inhibitions”
by Daenna Van Mulligan

2015 Vintage Magazine

“Wine By Design”

2015 View the Vibe

“Yes, Sometimes We Judge Our Wines by Their Labels”
by Alexandra Gill

2015 Vancouver Sun

“Annals of Oenology, or Judging a Wine by its Cover?”
by Pete McMartin

2015 Tout Sur Le Vin

“Achèteriez-Vous ce Vin Avec Telle Étiquette?”
by Frédéric Arnould

2015 Outside the Box: Hand-Drawn Packaging from Around the World

“Nagging Doubt”
by Gail Anderson

2015 Oh Beautiful Beer: The Evolution of Craft Beer and Design

“Steamworks Brewing”
by Harvey Shepard

2015 Globe & Mail

“Eye Poppin’ Bottles!”
by Christine Sismondo

2014 The Dieline

“Shameless Hussy Wines”
by Jessica Sanchez

2014 The Dieline

“Umi’s kitchen authentic Indian sauces & chatnis”
by Diane Lindquist

2014 The Dieline

“Shameless Hussy”
by Jessica Sanchez

2014 Grits And Grids

“Umi’s Kitchen Indian Sauces packaging design”
by Joseph Szala

2013 The Dieline

Jaw Drop Coolers
by Jessica Sanchez

2013 Paste Magazine

“50 of the Best Wine Bottle Designs”
by Laura Medina

2013 MacLean’s Magazine

“This Wine Looks Good”
by Anne Kingston

2013 Lovely Package

“Jaw Drop Coolers”

2011 The Georgia Straight

“Moon Curser Wines Jump Off the Shelf”
by Jurgen Gothe

2011 Packaging of the World

“Blasted Church Vineyards”
by Derrick Lin

2011 North Shore News

“Judge These Wines by Their Cover”
by Tim Pawsey

2011 New York Times

“Wine Stops Minding Its Manners”
by William Grimes

2011 National Post

“Wine Appeals to Men Using Sports,Video Games and Sex”
by Misty Harris

2011 Drink Technology + Marketing

“Wine Labels: The Power of Graphic Design”
by Lanny Sommese

2010 Globe & Mail

“Putting Brand BC on a Wine Bottle”
by Beppi Crosariol

2009 The Dieline

“Monster Vineyards”
by Maja Pelc

2009 The Dieline

“8th Generation Wine”

2009 Packaging of the World

“Jealous Fruits”
by Derrick Lin

2009 Lovely Package

“Newfoundlander’s Rum”

2008 The Dieline

“Megalomaniac Wines”
by Bronwen Edwards