Posts Tagged ‘environment’
AIGA Minnesota Design Camp 2015
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A Bonfire, Double-Sided Posters, and Custom Sketchbooks at Design Camp

AIGA Minnesota once again had a great event in Design Camp. Having everybody at least two hours from their homes, and no city to disperse into after the speakers are out for the day, creates a more intimate conference experience than most. There was also some pretty solid items for people to take home. Double-sided 18″ […]

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Small Business Cards With a Big Punch

Emily Potts Reports: "Truly great business cards all have three things in common: good design, high quality printing, and durable, beautiful paper. If you want to make a good first impression, your card needs to be printed on a nice, rigid stock, not something that’s floppy and dare I say, impotent when you hand it to a potential client. Your card should make ...

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Poster Backstory: Alicia Mickes — ARTCRANK Seattle 2014

Enjoy the latest ARTCRANK update from Charles Youel: "From the earliest days of her childhood, Alicia Mickes was encouraged to try everything — and this freedom made creating fun. “Growing up I was always an artist. I loved crafting, comics and cartoons, often tried drawing my favorites such as Rainbow Bright, The ThunderCats, JEM, The Ren & Stimpy Show, ...

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Poster Backstory: Ryan Polich — ARTCRANK Seattle 2014

Charles Youel offers this latest news from ARTCRANK Seattle. ARTCRANK® is a poster show about bicycles. Since 2007, ARTCRANK has staged more than 50 pop-up art shows featuring handmade, bike-inspired posters created by local artists and graphic designers in the U.S., the U.K. and France. A longtime sponsor of ARTCRANK, Neenah Paper is teaming up with the show ...

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Poster Backstory: Allan Peters — Minneapolis 2014

Charles Youel of ARTCRANK delivers another installment on this year's poster series: "A creative director at Target, Allan Peters has made a name for himself designing everything from signage to motion and products for the retail giant, with a signature colorful, minimalist/pop art-inspired flair. “I love to find paper that amplifies my idea,” he says “With ...

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Poster Backstory: Ty Wilkins — ARTCRANK Austin 2014

ARTCRANK® is a poster show about bicycles. Since 2007, ARTCRANK has staged more than 50 pop-up art shows featuring handmade, bike-inspired posters created by local artists and graphic designers in the U.S., the U.K. and France. A longtime sponsor of ARTCRANK, Neenah Paper is teaming up with the show to highlight the work of four poster […]

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It’s A New Year — Time for a Change.

What kind of change are you vowing to make for 2014? For the next month we focus on folks in the graphic arts and industries doing things that make a real difference to others. First off, Angela Ferraro-Fanning, an eco-friendly graphic and website designer from Bernardsville, New Jersey who is passionate about building a sustainable future. And she has a ...

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The Real Thing: National Stationery Show Delivers

Our favorite Old New Borrowed Blue columnist Abbey Fowler of 6.25 Paper Studio in Grand Rapids, MI reports on the National Stationery Show, a paradise of ideas, options and innovations featuring the finest writing papers in the world and some of the most dedicated and talented designers and printers who use it. The show is huge: let her lead you through some ...

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Green is Not a Destination—It’s a Lifetime Journey

You better watch out…Stefan Bucher knows if you’ve been Green or not so be Green for goodness sake. If you have not yet entered the chance to win Neenah’s “Eco-Trip for 2” to visit the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica, don’t worry: the deadline is September 30th. But hurry up! You cannot miss this opportunity […]

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