Quill Creative Wins National Graphic Design Awards

Oshkosh-based creative agency recognized for packaging design work with Northeast Wisconsin companies.

Published Monday, April 16, 2018

Quill Creative, a brand development and advertising agency located in Oshkosh, WI, won two American Package Design Awards™ from Graphic Design USA for craft beer packaging entries in the Wine, Beer & Liquor category.


The design awards recognize Quill Creative’s ingenuity and creativity for its beer packaging designs for Pigeon River Brewing Company located in Marion, WI, and Fifth Ward Brewing Company located in Oshkosh, WI.


“We are extremely honored to receive recognition from Graphic Design USA. These packaging design awards not only acknowledge the versatility and creative talent of our design team, but also highlight some of the incredible clients we have the opportunity to work with,” said Josh Tyner, Quill Creative Partner and Creative Director.


Pigeon River Brewing Co.’s Craft Beer Packaging Series is designed to draw the consumer in through quick-witted names, meticulously crafted illustrations, and rich backstories. Each time a consumer interacts with the packaging they will discover a new element that pulls them into the brand and further establishes customer loyalty.


Pigeon River Brewing Co. Craft Beer Packaging Series: Wine, Beer & Liquor Category

Fifth Ward Brewing’s Artisan Craft Beer Packaging Series is designed to highlight the artform of brewing craft beer and act as an educational piece for consumers. Each package contains unique and detailed illustrations that celebrates the specialized ingredients, brewing process, and history that brought the beer to consumers.


Fifth Ward Brewing Artisan Craft Beer Packaging Series: Wine, Beer and Liquor Category


“The awards are inspiration and motivation for us to continue to evolve and become more innovative as designers—both individually and together as a team. We look forward to that challenge,” said Tyner.


Graphic Design USA’s American Package Design Award™ competition focuses on areas of growth and opportunity for graphic design professionals, recognizing the best work produced in the industry, and emphasizes the value that graphic design brings to business and society.


The awards celebrate well-designed packaging and the power of graphic design, which is increasingly becoming the difference in consumers’ purchasing decisions.


Since 1963, Graphic Design USA (GDUSA) has been a business-to-business information source for graphic design professionals and covers news, people, projects, trends, technology, products, and services. Each year, ADUSA hosts several national design competitions that showcase the best in Graphic Design, In-house Design, Web Design, Package Design, Healthcare Design, and Digital Design.



Located in Oshkosh, WI, Quill Creative is a brand development and advertising agency that specializes in the creation and rejuvenation of brands through creative design and innovative strategies. Quill Creative develops brands and messaging to help their clients stand out, connect with customers, and remain relevant. For more information about Quill Creative, visit www.quillcm.com or call (920) 385-9466.

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