our stories

Take a peek inside our brilliant minds.

Learn more about how we explore, express, and ignite creativity.

Brllnt
October 2, 2021
The Making of StepFwd: A Productivity Tool for Social Justice
Melanie Charlton and founder of Copper & Vine Rakia Finley discuss the creative process and journey towards developing StepFwd, an app for building collective momentum towards racial equality,
continue
Brllnt
October 7, 2021
Secrets of Great Storytelling From a Bygone Era
Storytelling is a well-loved tradition in my dad’s side of the family, stemming from the ultimate storyteller — my grandpa “Pap.” Growing up in an agricultural community, the art of passing time with colorful tales was well refined throughout his large family. As an adult, I’ve grown to appreciate the qualities of a good story on a deeper level given my career path. In reflecting back after his passing a few weeks ago, I gained an even deeper insight into what made those stories so rich.
Continue
Brllnt
October 5, 2021
Generative Art & NFTs – the future of Brand Design?
A Friday afternoon spent trying to understand WTH NFTs are. The world is at a critical point of change, and Design, like everything else, is evolving. The last year of uncertainty and unexpected change has led me to deeply explore and question how Brllnt needs to evolve to stay relevant and even become a leader in this new age we’re entering.
Continue
Brllnt
October 5, 2021
Humanizing Masked Life with #maskmojis
We’re collectively trying to figure out the acceptable protocols, socially acceptable ways and methods, when and where to wear them, and on and on. Aside from the issues of fitting and breathing is our loss of facial expression. We can no longer give a quick glance any time we want. We’re essentially robots from the neck up. And it sucks.
Continue

Let's Create
A Spark.