Archive for March, 2013
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Nancy Sharon Collins’ Type Nerd Road Show

Who loves engraving? Nancy Sharon Collins and Neenah Paper! Catch up with our favorite "engraving nerd" as she reports from book tour stops in Brooklyn, Upstate New York, Chicago, Washington DC and New Orleans. Join her Kickstarter effort. Neenah Paper is an active supporter of the craft and art of fine printing with such projects as The Beauty of Engraving ...

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03
22
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A Magnificent Obsession: New York

Presenting James Gulliver Hancock's: "All* The Buildings in New York (*That I've Drawn So Far)" —— James Gulliver Hancock's obsession is now a book . For this lifelong fan and former resident of NYC, it is fun to "see" if I "see" what James "sees." While some of the illustrator's choices are obvious, because the buildings are marvelous, the delight of this ...

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03
16
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Walk the Walk: Designing a Road to Empowerment

Friends at Rule29 recently wrapped up large effort with The Konjo Initiative, a new economic development program that teaches shoemaking to unemployed or unskilled men and women living of Kibera, the largest slum in Kenya. Konjo instills a sense of empowerment by helping individuals break the cycle of poverty. Neenah celebrates these and other projects that strive ...

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03
06
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Celebrating Eleven Years with Paper Dolls

Donovan Beery celebrates the eleventh anniversary of his company: "At the 2009 HOW Conference in Austin, I got some of the best design and business advice from Terry Marks. It was simple – during a recession, the companies that carry on with marketing come out of it faster, and do much better afterwards. Carry on."

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