Paint Drain

Posted by Mattiel on May 18, 2016

Our art department began experimenting with brightly colored paint about two years ago. For the most part, it began as a happy accident, inspired by leftover cans of paint around the office.

In early 2014, some of MailChimp’s designers were about to attend a conference in Australia, and we needed a video to showcase our brand for this event. Jason Travis and I were exploring different concepts for the video and stumbled upon this video of a group of artists pouring paint onto large wooden blocks and letting it cascade over the objects, eventually covering them in different layers of color.

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Living Walls

Posted by Jason on September 5, 2013


This year, Living Walls asked me to be a part of their media team. Since MailChimp is a sponsor of the conference, it made perfect sense—I was able to split my time and help out an amazing group of artists. I also learned quite a bit in the process.

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MailChimp Monkey Hats (For Cats) Video

Posted by Jason on July 1, 2013

I had a delightful time filming cats (and dogs) wearing MailChimp hats. It would have been a really delightful time to take allergy meds! (Special nod to Troy Stains for his assistance & original tune.)

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