Nov 08/17

Dedicated to the deck

Traina recently had a unique opportunity to collaborate with world-famous craft brewery Ballast Point on three custom-illustrated skate decks. Each deck explored a unique flavor and style to complement their existing brand.

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Oct 30/17

Traina’s top ten retro wrappers

We at Traina are passionate about design and our holidays. To get in the spirit of Halloween this year, we thought it would be fun to look back on some of our favorite retro candy packaging ...

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Oct 17/17

Ketl Tea featured in CommArts Design Annual

We’re proud to announce we’ve received a CommArts self promotion award of excellence and are featured in their latest design annual. ... ...

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Oct 06/17

San Diego Gulls: Reimagined

We here at Traina are passionate about our beautiful city and our local sports teams. As an expression of that passion, we took it upon ourselves to reimagine the brand identity for one of our favorite ...

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Sep 26/17

Out of this world creative

At some point, most of us have dreamt of becoming an astronaut or going to space camp. And that dream was the inspiration for a recent concept that we developed with the Cloud and Enterprise team ...

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Jun 08/17

Astropad Studio

As a graphic designer who loves to draw, I’ve always wanted the ability to run Adobe Photoshop right on my digital tablet. I’ve always found the idea of sketching into a Photoshop document very fascinating and ...

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May 04/17

Grindstone or die

In the mid 1970’s Southern California was hit with a serious drought that led to hot days, brown grass, dried up water hoses and drained pools. The streets were no longer flooded with kids running through ...

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Mar 16/17

Traina strikes gold (again!) at the 2017 ADDYs

We’re thrilled to announce that it was another winning year for Traina at the San Diego American Advertising Awards. ... ...

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Jan 27/17

The importance of color

At the heart of a great image are composition and story. Once the image is taken, and the moment has passed — what's the next step? For me personally, it's always color. Color is one of the ...

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Jul 07/16

Exciting changes at Salk

Traina recently partnered with the world-renowned Salk Institute to redesign their flagship publication—InsideSalk Magazine. InsideSalk is a showcase of the Institute's breakthroughs in neuroscience, genetics, and immunology, and of its relentless search for cures to mankind's ...

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