Dave Olson

Dave Olson

The Portfolio of Dave Olson

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An advertisement is like a first date.

The more you ramble on about yourself, the less interesting you become.



December 4, 2011

Library Painting Campaign

The Madison Public Library wanted to promote their large selection of artwork that members can check out to hang on their walls at home.



Lord N’ Ladies Salon N’ Spa

November 21, 2011

Everybody needs a haircut.  Everybody.

Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful

This one was a lot of fun to write for kgmb.org

Here’s an accompanying story about The Milverine design from The Onion’s AV Club.


It makes sense to promote a product that’s used outside… outside.


Culligan Bottle-Less Coolers

Sometimes the best way to show something is to not show something.

Milwaukee PC Digital Billboard

Everybody with a PC can relate to this.  Now, just imagine being greeted by it on a 14 foot tall digital billboard.

Maritime Plumbing

August 7, 2011

One of my favorites that never saw the light of day.  They said they wanted something funny, but not this funny.

XB Web Card

This is a business card I developed for a website production firm.