— AP MAKES LLC specialize in visual design, commercial digital photography, and creative consulting. Working in downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Design & Photography for cannabis, Food & beverage.




Restaurant Brand Marketing

Packaging Design

Bags, boxes, beer carriers, THC cartridges. Packaging should be dope, so let’s make dope shit. It’s simple: What do you want to package, and how much do you have? Let’s go.

Commercial Photography

The “award-winning” Philly Cheesesteak on that last insta post looks like mountaintop removal. Chef up a juicy image library for your brand: Launch the food new menu with an exceptional digital campaign. Showcase your award-winning entrée on billboards and in-store displays. Gummies and dry flower should look amazing, man.

Print Production

Email your artwork, project details, and pay upon completion. Receive high-quality digital prints produced with care; a technician oversees your print job every step of the way. Delivery of your finished prints is free. Keep it simple and printing doesn’t suck anymore.

Pour Over Coffee

Boil filtered water in a Hario Buono kettle. Upon boiling, rinse your Chemex filter; this simultaneously preheats the glass. Weigh your selected roast. With a a burr grinder, prepare the beans for brewing. Empty the rinse from the Chemex and deposit grounds to filter. Tare your scale and begin a 100g bloom. Proceed to desired volume of water to coffee (~16:1)



Commercial product photography for Gray Skies Distillery website, social media content, and advertising needs. See more on their website.


Client | HopCat


When the rapidly-expanding craft beer bar needed a new menu, AP MAKES LLC delivered something fun and more legible than HopCat’s previous dine-in food menu design.

In addition to concept, layout, design, and pre-press, we coordinated the printing of 10,000+ menus of 8 different variations, catering to the craft beer bar chain’s numerous national locations.

layout, design, graphic design, prepress, strategy