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DREAM | DARE | DESIGN

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SCREENPRINT | IDENTITY | WEB

We Are Forte

ABOUTFORTE

I went to Ryan and Manny for my new business. I started with nothing and walked away with an identity and a hand full of WOW! Not only did they do my logo, they made me business cards, brochures, shirts, and hats that all SEAMLESSLY worked together… incredible!

Adam Boyd, Salon Muse
Forte started as a clothing line that met the outfitting needs of clientele all over the country. As demand grew, ideas grew with it. Ryan and Manny began taking on clients, bought a press, and perfected the process to provide the best care possible for the client.

Together we do it all; logos, websites, printwork, screen printing, shirt design, heat press, outfitting, and more

Manny provides over 7 years of graphic design and identity experience. He focuses on the big picture design process from identity, printwork, labeling, web, and signage. Ryan is a perfectionist at heart with incredible attention to detail. he has spent the last 4 years honing in his skills as both an administrator and a screen printer. No halftone gets left behind when Ryan Pech is screen printing.

Portfolio

We don’t just do logos. We don’t just make shirts. We don’t do webpages. We focus on a bigger picture. We strategically ENGAGE in the creative process for each client. We create strong messaging on multiple canvases that uniquely broadcasts the strongest image to your clientele.

Our canvas starts in the soul, we are incredibly convicted about your identity, your product, and your business or organization.

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Shine-A-Blind

Branding
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Shine-A-Blind

  • Category: Branding
  • Client: Kevin & Andrea Smith

This Medford, Oregon couple just bought a new company with a fantastic idea. Unfortunately they had an outdated brand and awful printwork. We were honored to get them taken care of for their new journey!

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Tumor Hater

Branding | Web | Tee
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Tumor Hater

  • Category: Branding | Web | Tee
  • Client: Kelly Sullivan

Tumor Hater came to us with a lot of energy... and a LOT of needs! We were happy to help this incredible woman in her mission to make the world full of HATERS!!! TUMOR HATERS!

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Irish Salsa

Identity | Printwork
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Irish Salsa

  • Category: Identity | Printwork
  • Client: Kelly & Troy Hackett

The Hackett's are a lovely bunch with a FANTASTIC product! They're the makers of a cabbage based salsa that is just as interesting as it is delicious! What we did was take their idea and vision and make it into a National quality brand worthy of your local grocery stores shelves!

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The Cupcake Daily

Identity | Print | Web
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The Cupcake Daily

  • Category: Identity | Print | Web
  • Client: Gretchen Hartrick

Who doesn't love a good cupcake, right?! Gretchen and Denise came through the shop in need of a logo and cut a full on brand for their Southern Oregon based Cupcake boutique located in Talent, OR and Ashland, OR.

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Elite Martial Arts

Identity | Print
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Elite Martial Arts

  • Category: Identity | Print
  • Client: Will Schneider

Elite Martial Arts is a Martial Arts studio located in Richmond, Kentucky. They were looking to utilize the "superman" shield shape while also integrating their own brand within the mark. Great people, great organization!

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Gamerosity

Identity | Print | Web | Ink
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Gamerosity

  • Category: Identity | Print | Web | Ink
  • Client: Mike Combs

Gamerosity is a non-profit platformed focussed on bringing high-end care packages to kids with cancer through the vehicle of crowd-funding. They're based out of Southern Oregon but serve sick kiddos around the whole country!

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Carla Lundblade

Identity | Print | Web
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Carla Lundblade

  • Category: Identity | Print | Web
  • Client: Carla Lundblade

Carla Lundblade is a psychiatrist to the stars. When the bright lights go down, someone has to be there for them, and that's Carla! She's a wonderful person, excellent client, and now has an incredible brand!

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Westchester Mixed Martial Arts

Identity | Print
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Westchester Mixed Martial Arts

  • Category: Identity | Print
  • Client: Chad Weiss

Chad came to us looking for a new look, something edgier, and modern. They needed to keep the triangle to signify their link to Royce Gracie Brazilian Jiu Jitsu as well as incorporating a dragon into their mark.

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Challenger Athletics

Identity | Ink
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Challenger Athletics

  • Category: Identity | Ink
  • Client: Grace Christian Schools

Mr. Fennel and the team at Grace Christian Schools were in need of a new "look" for the next chapter of Challenger Athletics. They were going to the "next level" with new uniforms from a popular distributor and wanted everything to be clean, streamlined, and modern.

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Cattleguard Classic

Ink | Design
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Cattleguard Classic

  • Category: Ink | Design

We were given some parameters for design style for a basketball tournament and ran with it.

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Cascade Baseball Champs

Ink | Design
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Cascade Baseball Champs

  • Category: Ink | Design
  • Client: Grace Christian Schools

What better way to broadcast your new Championship status than with a new tee! Cascade asked us to come up with something to celebrate, we came up with this 2 color stylized tee.

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Challenger Football

Ink | Design
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Challenger Football

  • Category: Ink | Design
  • Client: Grace Christian Schools

Simple, clean, STRONG. It was time to clean up the style of Cascade Football, we came up with this clean, open two-color design.

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Coffman Racing

Identity | Print | Web | Ink
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Coffman Racing

  • Category: Identity | Print | Web | Ink
  • Client: Matt Coffman

Matt Coffman is a drifter. Also, a rally car racer! He has a unique style and wanted that to play a huge part in his racing brand. First we came up with a clean typeface and then we "rad'd" it out with some cool zebra striping and sweet texture to tie it all together.

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Jr. High Graduation Tee

Ink | Design
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Jr. High Graduation Tee

  • Category: Ink | Design
  • Client: Grace Christian Schools

Grace came to us needing a sweet new graduation tee for all the graduating 8th graders. We took their direction, threw in a bunch of halftones and they LOVED it.

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SO Sand Shredders

Ink | Design
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SO Sand Shredders

  • Category: Ink | Design
  • Client: Sand Shredders

We were basically given a couple pictures and asked to come up with a design... We took their input and were able to make this insane halftone photographic style print. This is the ACTUAL PRINT.

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Survival Straps

Identity | Print | Web | Ink
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Survival Straps

  • Category: Identity | Print | Web | Ink
  • Client: Kurt Walche

Survival Straps is an incredible company located in Florida. They were in need of a new brand and printwork as they were preparing to step up to the "next level" in a National kind of way. We got them taken care of. They make fantastic products, you should check them out!

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Rage Republican

Ink
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Rage Republican

  • Category: Ink
  • Client: Rage Republican

Ryan is always up for a challenge when it comes to print difficulty, and this one took the cake... then stomped on the cake... then ate the cake. Check out those various shades of blue in there... this is a 2 color design.

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UCLA Basketball Camp

Brand | Print
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UCLA Basketball Camp

  • Category: Brand | Print
  • Client: UCLA Basketball

Our good friends over at UCLA Basketball needed some artwork for their upcoming basketball camp. They wanted to stress the "freshness" of this upcoming season with all the new elements involved. They LOVED all the eventual pieces of the new artwork!

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Pin Rack

Ink
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Pin Rack

  • Category: Ink
  • Client: Rachelle Steele

Rachelle came to us needing shirts in a hurry. We were able to take her artwork and rush it out the door for her.

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Club Beyond Basketball Print

Ink | Design
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Club Beyond Basketball Print

  • Category: Ink | Design
  • Client: Club Beyond

Club Beyond asked for a few different style designs, one of which was a fun style design for a basketball group they have over in Germany.

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Rogue Wing House

Identity
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Rogue Wing House

  • Category: Identity
  • Client: Ryan Pech

Ryan has a dream of one day owning a chicken wing restaurant... I agree. This was a legitimate project ready to pitch to willing investors. Sign me up for a dozen wings!

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RB Meiser Super Complicated Fly Shirt

Ink | Design
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RB Meiser Super Complicated Fly Shirt

  • Category: Ink | Design
  • Client: RB Meisder

We were given a picture of a fly, asked to keep it to 3 colors and make it realistic... It was a complicated project, but the print was perfect and they loved it.

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Beanstalk Babies

Identity | Print | Web
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Beanstalk Babies

  • Category: Identity | Print | Web
  • Client: Catrina Munoz

Cat Munoz makes baby slings and wraps. She does a pretty incredible job and wanted a brand that showed off the spirit of her company.

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Westchester MMA Tees

Ink | Design
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Westchester MMA Tees

  • Category: Ink | Design
  • Client: Chad Weiss

Westchester wanted some tees that reflected their logo fairly well... We halftoned the metallic silver and hit it perfectly! Great job Ryan!

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Herb Sendek Basketball Camp

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Herb Sendek Basketball Camp

We were given the opportunity to rebrand Head Coach of Arizona State University's Herb Sendek! Project included rebrand, web, and print work

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Rogue Valley Fellowship

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Rogue Valley Fellowship

A new season, a new look for our friends at Rogue Valley Fellowship located in Medford OR. They wanted a logo that reflected their new vision: Communion with God, Community with each other, Commission in our city.

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Rogue Air Park

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Rogue Air Park

Rogue Air Park is the only Trampoline Park in Southern Oregon and they wanted to make their presence felt with strong branding and identity. We were able to do a 200 shirt job, logo, print work, signage, web, and much more!

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Back Country Native

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Back Country Native

We were approached by Back Country Native to simply do some shirts for an existing design. We were able to show him the value of good design for the market he's going after and completely redesigned his logo.

OURTEAM

It may not seem like much, but together we get the job done. It takes a team to take care of a business, and we’re that team.
Ryan

Ryan Pech

Ink | Cloth | Admin
Ryan

Ryan Pech

Ink | Cloth | Admin

Ryan puts ink-to-garment and virtually everything administrative. He continues to perfect his craft while taking care of clients.

Manny

Manny Munoz

Design | Identity | Web
Manny

Manny Munoz

Design | Identity | Web

Manny is the Art Director and main Designer for Forte. He focuses on the overall strategy and messaging for each client.

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