Martini Me retro party graphics by Lounge Shark

Martini Me!

We love parties and design, so Machare & Associates launched Lounge Shark, a CafePress store featuring apparel, home decor and drink ware displaying retro designs of our favorite  party beverages. One of our favorites is Martini Me! – an homage to 1960s business lunches and cocktail parties.  We love the T-shirts and cocktail shaker, but […]

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Baby it’s cold outside …

It was a hot fourth quarter at Machare & Associates. We had some great opportunities including: working the General Dynamics NAASCO proposal team to develop proposal and engineering graphics; collaborating with the Association of Equipment Manufacturers to create their Annual Conference invitations, brochures, programs and electronic materials; and designing event brochures, presentations and banners for […]

Celebrate the Season

2012 Holiday Greetings

However you celebrate the holiday season, we wish you peace, joy, and happiness. Please enjoy our animated 12 Days of Christmas greetings


Falk Metz Website Launched

Falk Metz, a growing law firm with offices in Chicago and Milwaukee, worked with Machare & Associates to rebrand the firm and position it for growth. Part of the rebranding effort included development of a new logo, a new website, copywriting and photography.  To view the newly launched site, click here.


Chocolate… food for creative inspiration

              Deadlines looming, late nights… creative hunger requires the chocolate food group. To make up for it, we work out by biking, weight lifting or running.  

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We Salute Team USA at the 2012 Olympic Games

To all the members of Team USA who worked so hard to get where you are today, we salute you. May you realize your dreams of standing on the podium to receive the gold while your national anthem is played and crowds are cheering.  

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Machare Summer Bug

While it has been unusually hot and dry this year, we have been enjoying the sunshine, the birds and the nature outside our windows. As we watched a ladybug flitting about, we thought how fitting it would be to make an animated bug part of our logo on our Facebook cover page for summer.  Enjoy! […]


Happy Fourth of July!

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Machare Art site launched

The Machare Art site features the illustrations, photography and fine art from Luis, Mary and Philippe Machare, including many caricatures from Luis Machare’s career in the news industry.

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Photography for “Shonny’s Wild Berries”

Shonny’s Wild Berries photo session was both challenging and delicious.

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