Familiar Workshop activates sites through experience driven design + planning. With backgrounds in fine arts and landscape architecture, we provide master planning, design guidelines, wayfinding, and graphic design services.
McLean is currently being developed in Belmont, North Carolina by NW Lake Wylie LLC. Familiar Workshop was hired to complete graphics for the website and marketing team. The site plan was completed by Merrick and Company of Charlotte, NC. More information about McLean can be found at: http://discovermclean.com/
Greenville, SC Residence
Familiar Workshop was hired to complete conceptual drawings for a historic residence in Greenville, SC after the home was damaged in a fire. The conceptual plans were used by the contractor to get approval from the local Design Review Board and to begin the reconstruction process.
CALHOUN FALLS: GATEWAY TO ADVENTURE
This project completed for the South Carolina National Heritage Corridor and the town of Calhoun Falls, SC as a regional eco-tourism initiative.
CALHOUN FALLS GATEWAY IMPROVEMENT PLAN
This project was completed for the South Carolina National Heritage Corridor and the town of Calhoun Falls, SC as a conceptual plan for the entrance to the town along the Savannah River National Scenic Byway.
CHEROKEE FOOTHILLS NATIONAL SCENIC BYWAY DESIGN GUIDELINES
Familiar Workshop was hired to complete design guidelines for the Cherokee Foothills National Scenic by the South Carolina National Heritage Corridor. After meeting with key stakeholders and studying the Byway's existing conditions, we completed the design guidelines as a resource to help maintain the natural, scenic, and culturally significant qualities of the Byway. Read the entire document at: http://issuu.com/scnationalheritagecorridor/docs/cfnsb-110614/13?e=14836574/10798012
GAFFNEY WAYFINDING PLAN
Familiar Workshop was hired by the South Carolina National Heritage Corridor Commission to complete a wayfinding plan for the City of Gaffney, SC. The signage concepts was completed by SCNHC designers, and Familiar Workshop refined the design for construction, inventoried existing signage, proposed new sign locations + destinations, as well as concepts for some additional gateway improvements.