Custom Publishing

Custom publishing with Mandala Media eliminates all boundaries. The Mandala Media team is comprised of experienced professionals dedicated to your custom publishing needs from start to finish. Committed to excellence in design and presentation, we offer a comprehensive and customized solution for each client. We believe that building close working relationships with our clients—by listening to their needs and responding to their requests—enables our energetic and talented team to offer exceptional products and superior services. Our most important goal: dedication to our client’s success.



Design Development
Comprehensive and cohesive design development services for all print media including magazines, catalogs, print and Web ad campaigns, annual reports, brochures, trade show materials, direct mail materials, and other marketing or print materials needed for your company or project.
Art Direction
Art direction and photo editing for all studio and location photo shoots including concept development, styling, model and location scouting and selection, photography and location assignments and coordination. We also offer experienced press check and color correction services when needed.
Editorial Services
A complete editorial team covers all copywriting and editing services, including content development, storyline, ad copy, final proofing, and freelance assignments, or contracts for print media and Web content.
Marketing Development and Product Implementation Services
Our marketing team develops comprehensive marketing strategies that is reflected in all Web, print and ad placement materials. We work directly with your sales staff and in-house marketing team on design development, product introduction and project management in conjunction with a strategic marketing plan.
Printing, Distribution, Mail Fulfillment
Exclusive discount pricing on press and pre-press (scan & page prep) services as well as price advantages on color separation and scanning. Management and coordination of database maintenance and customer list conversions, mailing list services, and bulk mail and mailing fulfillment.



The Mandala Media Team

We have a diverse and talented team of individual designers who offer their creativity and brainstorming power on all projects including print and website design projects. Our design team includes a skilled photo editor to assist with photo selection and editing, as well as photographer assignments and contracts. Mandala Media works with a deep pool of established writers and photographers to match your design and content focus.
Professional staff editors provide the right word at the right time, plus complete quality control in developing and polishing tone and content. Mandala Media provides copy editing for every product sent to press.
Our marketing team offers extensive marketing development and product implementation services by working with your team to develop a comprehensive and targeted marketing strategy that is reflected in all Web, print, and ad placement materials.


Book Projects

Angling Around Sun Valley
A Year-round fly fishing guide to South Central Idaho

First Edition 2013

Within a 60-mile radius of the resort communities of Sun Valley and Ketchum some of the best fly fishing in the West can be found. Explore the waters of Silver Creek, the Big Wood River, the Big Lost River, Copper Basin, and the high alpine lakes and stillwaters surrounding the mountains of valleys of South Central Idaho.
Featuring the writing of award-winning journalist Mike McKenna, the artwork of Brian Richter and the photography of Terry Ring, Bryan Huskey and many others. Starring the stories and tips of nearly two dozen of the best fishing guides in the area, including Bret Bishop, Big Pete DeBaun, Brett Drummond, Dave Faltings, Skooter Gardiner, Greg Loomis, Julie Meissner, Mark Milkovich, Ritchie Thurston, Pete Wood and many more.


The Sun Valley Story

First Edition 2011 – Winner of the International Skiing History Association Skade Award 2012

Sun Valley is the place where it all began. An idyllic valley that became the setting for a winter playground that drew the famous, the glamorous and the accomplished. Step inside Sun Valley: An American Original and discover the people and places that helped define an American icon. Written by Van Gordon Sauter, with a foreword by Clint Eastwood, this stunning coffee table book contains previously unpublished vintage images, as well as lavish four-color photographs from the last decade, including the Castle Rock Fire, Allen & Co. Conference and the personalities that define Sun Valley today.


Totems & Guardians

First Edition 2013 

Celebrate Rod Kagan’s work with this new coffee table book. Essays and stories complement more than 100 images and plates, offering an insider’s look at the life of one of Idaho’s most important
sculptural artists.



Entertaining Sun Valley Style

First Edition 2011

This hardcover, coffee table book features over 240 pages with recipes for hors d’oeuvres, casually elegant outdoor menus and multicourse dinners from many of the great national and local chefs who have participated in the event in recent years. Wine pairing recommendations are included for each recipe.






Idaho Golf Association

Since 2003

Design, concept and storyline development for 60-page annual Magazine. Mandala Media also handled writer and photographer assignments, photo editing, copy editing and proofing services, as well as printing and mailing fulfillment.





Wood River Fine Dining
Design and printing services for a four-color Dining Guide as well as design, copy editing, photo editing and printing.






Silver Creek Outfitters

Since 2002

Concept development and design for annual 36-page Spring Catalog including storyline development, writer and photography assignment, direction of photography shoots as well as editing and proofing services. Sun Valley Press also managed printing and mail fulfillment.
Media Campaign including advertising campaign concept development, art direction, and ad placement services in local, regional, and national publications.
Concept development for new biannual Travel Newsletter including all editorial, content development, copywriting and editing services, as well as printing and mailing fulfillment.
Gift cards, special events, newspaper and magazine print ad development and placement.