Design agency in York

Castlegate’s graphic design expertise is not restricted to web: we also offer a complete branding and identity  graphic design service. Through our brand discovery process, we work closely with your organisation to build your brand identity from the ground up.

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Asking the right questions

We aim to understand the nuances of each of our client’s businesses to deliver eye-catching design and branding solutions that reflect their core values.

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Bring your branding to life

We can carry out all aspects of branding and design work for your company; including logos, business cards and brochures. We build websites around your company’s branding to create a cohesive visual identity.

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The Pyrenees Cycling Tour Company

Influenced by the winding roads of the Pyrenees, a cursive script is used to envoke the feeling of freedom and an independent spirit. The design balances a modern feel with an authentic rustic style to create a brand mark with authority that can be trusted.

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Mercury3 Consult

Mercury3 Consult specialise in project management and programme delivery within the transport, utility and chemical industry. As well as building a new website for the company, we provided a full branding and logo design service. We developed a distinctive logo based on the M and 3 from the company’s name, and built a website with a cohesive brand identity that reflected the prestige and professionalism of Mercury3 Consult. This site features a social media aggregator, powered by Taggbox, which automatically updates the site with content published on the company’s LinkedIn and other social media accounts.

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G-Hire

G-Hire approached Castlegate in need of a new website, complete with new logo design and original branding. Our first step was to design the new logo for G-Hire: the distinctive design is based on the Piper PA-28 Cherokee, one of the popular planes that G-Hire provide. The typeface for the company name was chosen to evoke the glamour of air transport.

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Jollydays

Founded in 2008, Jollydays was at the forefront of the UK’s glamping revolution. We built a new website for Jollydays to communicate their unique company to prospective customers in a clear and eye-catching way. Using the industry-leading WordPress platform, we carefully designed and built a responsive website that could be easily used on any device, with prominent booking links and calls to action. Straightforward navigation and a simple enquiry form make it easy for site visitors to easily find the information they need and get in touch.

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Scammell Kitchens

Scammell Kitchens approached Castlegate in need of a brand refresh to better reflect the quality of the luxury kitchens they produce. The team at Scammell also needed a new high-quality website which would allow them to showcase the best of their work.

Early in the design process we agreed to modify the wording from ‘Scammell Interiors’ to ‘Scammell Kitchens’ to better reflect the core offering. We chose a sophisticated typeface and colour palette which were used to inform the website design. Bespoke photography of the team and their work was commissioned, and we used this to build a strongly image-lead website which immediately shows off Scammell’s excellent work to site visitors.

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Benson Grays Associates

Mortgage brokerage Benson Grays Associates asked us to produce a new brand identity and website for them. We carefully built the branding around the key values of Benson Grays: approachability and professionalism. We chose a clean serif font for the typeface to give a modern feel, using lower-case to convey approachability. We offset this against a blue-grey background to reinforce an impression of reliability and responsibility.

We built a simple one-page website to clearly present the firm online, with clear calls to action to provide a straightforward process for prospective clients to get in touch.

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Chromatics Glass

We recently worked on a complete rebrand for safety glass manufacturer Chromatics Glass. We went through a ‘brand discovery’ process with Chromatics to determine their target market and key demographics to inform the design of their branding. We designed a memorable logo which is simple enough to be used in smaller sizes on branded products, but striking enough to be used for larger applications such as stand graphics.

We also built a bespoke website for Chromatics, adapting the curved elements of the logo and using these to inform the website design. In addition to the logo and website, we produced new business cards and printed brochures for the company, designed around a striking powder-paint explosion image.

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