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"I'm a hands on designer who's just trying to build things that last."


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ABOUT

Hello, My name is David M. Smith. The Blksmith Design Co. is a one man show I run out of San Francisco. Specializing in lettering, illustration, identity, and building work that lasts. I'm a firm believer in quality over quantity and the beauty of crafting by hand. 

 

CLIENTS

BRANDS:  Boston Celtics, Boston Bruins, Fonts.com, Gallery 1988, Johnny Cupcakes, Glamour Kills, Make Believe Co, Stheart, Merit, Electric Zombie, Fictionfield, Native Decade, Charliegh, Abbey Dawn, Orcus, Random Objects

MUSIC: Live Nation, Warner Music Group, Fearless Records, Cinderblock, Steve Miller Band, Rascal Flatts, Anberlin, Circa Survive, Go Radio

 

 

FRIENDS

Brandon Herbel - Allworknosleep.com

Tyler Watamanuk - Youngheartsco.com

Kyle Crawford - Kyleisez.com

Rob Dobi - Robdobi.com

Sam Kaufman - Eastforkstudio.com

Brandon Moore - Shop.fictionfield.com

Matt Skiff - Ithew.com

Steven Dunn - Setup85.com

 

 

HEROES

Aaron Draplin - Draplin.com

Friends of Type - Friendsoftype.com

House Ind - Houseind.com

Chuck Anderson - CSAdesign.com

Jon Contino - Joncontino.com

Dana Tanamachi - Tanamachistudio.com

Curtis Jinkins - Neighborhood-studio.com

Doe Eyed - Doe-eyed.com