Button Factory Arts

BRAND IDENTITY

Button Factory Arts is a community art centre in Waterloo with studio programs, gallery space, a gift shop and rental space. They offer art focused classes and workshops for all ages and they are a vibrant presence in the Waterloo arts community. This art centre is located in the building of an old button factory that has been serving the Waterloo region for over 100 years, and gave the Button Factory its iconic name. 

logo breakdown

symbol

The symbol can be interpreted as four buttons side by side or the four holes of one button paying homage to the Button Factory's history and location. 

wordmark

The wordmark uses a clean sans serif and stacks the words "Button Factory Arts" neatly beside the symbol. The perfectly circular O's echo the buttons shape in the symbol. 

colour choice

Each colour was matched with one of the Button Factory's core values. 

MAGENTA

Empowerment, harmony
and universal love

CULTURAL ENRICHMENT

Art improves the lives of individuals within the community.

GREEN

Growth, ambition and renewal

development

Helping people grow as artists and
art lovers.

yellow

yellow

Positivity, freshness and optimism

experimentation

Encouraging artistic exploration
without barriers. 

blue

Sincerity, friendliness and stability

inclusivity

Art should be accessible to everyone. 

STATIONERY

WELCOME KIT

GIFT SHOP ITEMS

Feeling the creative chemistry?

Let's make something together!