Studio Hazel
Brand & Identity




Hazel is the creative studio of Andrew Benson; a designer, illustrator, artist, printmaker, educator and dad based in Edmonton, Alberta.

At the end of the day, Hazel is a design studio, but more than just “making things”, Hazel is determined to find a place where art and design intersect with community building and social responsibility. Hazel aims to make honest, engaging and meaningful work for interesting people, who are excited about collaborating to help create a community that is fun, bold and uplifting.

Hazel service offerings include: branding, illustration, creative direction and concept execution


· Bloom Cookie Co.
· Arturo Denim
· Unbelts
· University of Alberta
· City of Edmonton
· The Royal Bison
· Grey Owl Meadery
· Section35 Distillery
· Health City
· The Adams Agency


· 2014 Ad Club of Edmonton ACE Award, Art Direction, It’s in the Air Campaign (CASA)
· 2014 Ad Club of Edmonton ACE Award - Identity System, Clean Air Strategic Alliance (CASA)
· 2013 Applied Arts Illustration Awards - Editorial Illustration, Censoring Free Speech
· 2013 Applied Arts Illustration Awards - Misc. Illustration, FREE Wall Mural (Art Direction)
· 2013 Ad Club of Edmonton ACE Award - Direct Marketing, Chaotic Notebook (ALSA)
· 2012 Applied Arts Illustration Awards - Traditional Illustration, FREE Store Merchandise (FREE)


Studio Hazel is owned and operated by professionals who have achieved CGD™ certification.
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