We recently went on a mission, with the help of the ever-creative team at Design Army, to discover the next class of great design cities, and the innovators who are making their marks there. The result is the new Future Classic promotion — seven emerging designers, six up-and-coming cities, all compiled into one 15-page, perfect […]
Good Books Well Printed? Yes, Please. Penguin Books Executive Creative Director, Paul Buckley, Weighs In On the Art & Commerce of the Printed Book “People who look for formulas are people that I cannot distance myself from quick enough. People who do not have their own intuitive sense of what is good and what […]
You have to open this link just to see Von Glitschka ("Der Vonster") is this costume. It is its own rewards. You can meet him (not sure if he will be in this hirsute bunny wrap) at 1 pm today inside Swag Hall at the HOW Deisgn Live Conference. Bring your own carrots. He is not sharing his.
Want to take home a cool poster signed by the artist while trawling for chum in the HOW Design Live Exhibitor's Market? Just look for the big beautiful Neenah booth just inside the main entry to EXHIBIT HALL inside the cavernous Moscone Center WEST at Fourth and Howard Streets. San Francisco resident, Josh Chen, will be there. But read this if you want some ...
Ron Chan says he cannot believe he let us talk him into designing a poster for HOW Design Live with all he has going on, but we knew he was a soft touch when it came to bragging about his home town. Look for Ron and others at the Neenah booth on Monday and Tues. Check back with the blog for the signers' schedule. Here we get tips on what to see and do in 'Frisco ...
Working the talent at Design Army / DC, Neenah Paper showcases its CLASSIC® Papers brand with a new printed CLASSIC® Folders promotional piece and unique Facebook contest, or maybe better described as folder eye-candy (go to www.facebook.com/neenahfinepaper). The social media part of the promotion invites designers to upload their most creative folder art ...
Design Army's Pum and Jake have big plans for HOW Design Live in Chicago: JAKE - Is the Jerry Springer Show still there? I would like to go see his show and throw a !#$%@$#@ chair. PUM - I am too busy to plan so wherever my feet take me I will be sure to take a picture ... and figure out what it is later.
What is the true power of paper? Well, to begin with paper covers the rock of plain, dull and vanilla. Design Army of Washington, DC sought to prove paper's power through color, texture and performance in print. Its newest promo celebrates the powerful punch CLASSIC® Papers can add to your promotional piece. Why be plaid when you can be plaid, paisley, herringbone, ...
Looking for some hand made paper goodness for cards and gifts. We are asking friends on Facebook and Twitter to send us their finest examples of holiday treats they have printed on Neenah Paper. Got something to share? Pass the tray and we'll post it for others to nibble on.
Making Brands Stand Apart: Not long ago, a new identity system for a company called Brand Apart came to our attention. Designed by Ferreira Design Co. of Alpharetta, GA and produced by the specialty printer and engravers Henry & Company of Chamblee, GA, the identity package was printed on Neenah’s own Classic Crest Line. The piece is robust and extremely thoughtful, ...