Emily Wagner Studio is a Los Angeles based, full-service design, content creation and artist development studio. We specialize in developing exciting and unique brand stories of all sizes. We work with start-ups, existing brands and individual artists. 

We get jazzed about web design, branding, online marketing and building artists of all kinds. We believe in a comprehensive approach to design, branding, art direction and strategy for both your online and offline presence. Our team is well versed in web, print, packaging, copy-writing, campaign design and brand building.

We are forward thinkers, artisans, storytellers, visionaries and coaches. We believe high concept creativity is an absolute requirement to draw attention to your brand. We oversee a select network of SEO specialists, social media experts, programmers, photographers, and stylists to ensure that no matter how ambitious your vision is, we can drive it home.

We also offer one-stop shopping for Web and Branding services in the shop.

IDENTITY | BRANDING

Artist Development + Coaching
Brand Identity
Logo
Graphic Design
Identity Collateral
Packaging
Blog Consulting + Writing
Social Media Design
Naming

WEBSITE | DESIGN DEVELOPMENT
Web Design
Content Development
E-commerce Design
Mobile Design
Blog Design
Content Development + Creation
Custom Builds
E-commerce

ON PAPER | PRINT
Art + Illustration
Hand Lettering
Print Collateral Design
Editorial
Lookbook
Catalogue + Brochure
Packaging Design
Label Design
Hang Tag Design

VISION | ART DIRECTION      
Creative Direction
Murals
Campaign Photography
Lookbook Photography
Product Photography
Short + Long form Video | Film
Styling
 


TEAM

Emily Wagner | Creative Director + Designer

Christian Majewski | Interactive Director + Designer

Christian has spearheaded many interactive projects since the early 00’s. After working at an agency in San Diego as a Senior Interactive Designer for 5 years, he moved north to Los Angeles where he met Shane & Emily and joined the Same Dream As You team. Christian has a perfect mix of right and left brain. He is well-versed in design and development and can lead a team of interactive designers into battle with conviction.


THE LAB

The studio is also home to a series of creative workshops and events called The Lab. The Lab is a gathering of creatives and seekers of all kinds. These small scale workshop environments are a safe and fun space to explore all areas of art, making and being. The Lab holds workshops for adults, children and families who seek to enrich their connection to world and each other though shared art experiences of all kinds.

THE SHORT STORY

Emily Wagner is a Los Angeles based artist and creative. She specializes in creating brand experiences with images and words. This translates to multi-media design collaborations of all kinds from fashion labels, interior designers and home good creators to businesses in need of unique web experiences and compelling content. Her expertise runs the gamut from illustration and painting to digital design and content writing. With her background in film, Emily seeks to find the narrative in a brand's story. It is from here that the seeds of an evocative message is born.

THE LONG STORY

Emily migrated to Los Angeles after graduating from Vassar. She came to the land of perpetual sunshine and green juice to pursue a career in film and art and has worked extensively in both. For the past five years, Emily has been the Creative Director and Principal at Same Dream As You, a Los Angeles based multi-media design studio. With her team at SDAY, she has created web, branding, digital and graphic design experiences of all kinds.

Ever the super hero of slashes, during her 15 years on NBC's "ER", she worked in all areas of the arts: writing, painting, design, branding, filmmaking and interior design. She is a certified Hatha yoga instructor, a former spin teacher and currently teaches body sculpting. Emily has taught yoga and art at Larchmont Charter and started The Mini Paintbrush, private art classes for kids.

As a fine artist, Emily has shown her work internationally, to critical acclaim. Her last two solo shows, exhibited at the Acuna Hansen Gallery in Los Angeles were chosen as LA Weekly’s “Pick of the Week” and her work in group shows received glowing reviews from the LA Times.  “Twosome”, her first public video work was shown in the LA Freewaves exhibition at the UCLA Hammer Museum in 2006.

Her hand-painted textiles can be seen on the fabrics of Forever 21, Rory Beca, Curio & Kind, Scratch and are sourced by interior designers such as Hillary Thomas and Molly Luektemeyer.  Her home goods have been sold at Ten Over Six, Distant LA, Fiore Designs, Chic Shop and One Kings Lane.

Emily serves a member of the Graphic Design Advisory Board for LACC. She is also the Editor In Chief of Groomed LA, monthly contributor at Mom.me and serves as a full time concierge to her two smallish kids, Aria and Arlo (9 and 5).

Work CV

Art CV