The Blog

Here’s where we announce passion projects, talk about our business, show sneak peeks of client work, post weekly link roundups, talk design and infographics, celebrate obscure holidays, and share anything else that comes to mind.

W. Scott Matthews

W. Scott Matthews
Co-founder + creative director

Recent Posts

Survivors of domestic violence speak out: #WhyIStayed #WhyILeft

It was one year ago today that TMZ published the now infamous “Ray Rice elevator video” in which when the world.

9/8/15 6:00 AM

Infographics, whyistayed, beverly gooden, big mountain data, domestic abuse, Illustration, social, susan scrupski, twitter, whyileft, Company news, elevator video, ray rice

The road less traveled: A life in information design

When I graduated college with my degree in graphic design, I figured I was steaming headlong into a world of logos,.

5/22/15 8:46 AM

career, Infographics, education, Illustration, visual thinking, Company news, Creativity, Design, information design, learning

Four movies I can always rely on for inspiration

I feel a vague sense of dread when people ask me what books I look to for creative inspiration. It's a tough question.

4/22/15 7:58 AM

inspiration, Animation & video, Creativity, film, movies

The Internet of Things...for Advertising

Tremendousness is very honored to have been asked by the American Advertising Federation (AAF)  to create the identity.

12/5/14 9:09 AM

Admerica, advertising, Infographics, AAF, Art, Illustration, process, visual thinking, Creativity, ecosystem

The Elements of a Powerful Presentation

Describing your big vision or telling your company’s story might seem simple—but don’t be fooled, grabbing and holding.

12/1/14 10:10 AM

Art, Illustration, research, storytelling, visual thinking, writing, Company news, Creativity, Design, presentation

Eating Well—Feed Your Gut

For the July/August 2014 issue of Eating Well Magazine, Tremendousness was asked to illustrate a feature story called.

6/9/14 9:15 AM

health, Infographics, microbe, bacteria, eating well, Illustration, magazine, microbiome, nutrition, Company news, fiber, gut

Finding Lochfoot

1/5/14 11:29 AM

illustration, iPad, lochfoot, monster, Animation & video, Art, Books, Illustration, Mobile, Creativity, Design


Last Friday night STL DesignWeek wrapped a great run of events with AIGA St Louis' annual charity art auction.

9/30/13 1:53 PM

aiga books, stlouis, Art, art, Illustration, charity, Creativity

St Louis' favorite backyard games

When people come to visit Saint Louis in the summer, a few things stand out...

8/9/13 1:45 PM

backyard, Infographics, sports, summer, beer, Company news, games, infographic

Hitting restart

You’ve seen the signs. Memory is running low, actions seem sluggish, and simple requests are taking far longer than.

7/5/13 9:23 PM

life, restart, ttc, Company news



Tremendousness is a creative agency that uses visual thinking, information design, and storytelling to help organizations explain complex ideas, innovations, products, and processes.