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How to work better...

How to work better...

Category: Architecture, Design / Typography,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Mar 20th 2012
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I think we could all heed this advice from time to time and there's no better way to be reminded than to have it on the side of your office... “How To Work Better” by Peter Fischli and David Weiss, 1991 (via OffScreen Magazine) ...

Paperhaus Presentation, Organization and Storage Materials

Paperhaus Presentation, Organization and Storage Materials

Category: Resources / Portfolios,

Posted by: Dailey
Posted: Mar 16th 2012
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For all the Shillington students engaged in portfolio building (or anyone out there that's creating a portfolio) check out Paperhaus. Paperhaus is a Seattle based company specializing in contemporary ...

Daren Newman

Daren Newman

Category: Designers/Studios, Illustration,

Posted by: Jacynda Birrell
Posted: Mar 6th 2012
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Daren Newman is 'Me and My Pen'. He uses a mix of hand drawn type and illustrations to create these beautiful packages. They have a 70s styling to them which reminded me of my dads Led Zeppelin posters – and this makes me happy :) Hope they make you happy too! ...
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Fred Eerdekens

Fred Eerdekens

Category: Design / Typography, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Sophie Lin
Posted: Mar 5th 2012
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Shadow typography!!! Belgian artist Fred Eerdekens creates type that masterfully manipulates light and shadows....
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Barcelona's grids!

Barcelona's grids!

Category: Other Design Fields,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Mar 12th 2012
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Now, I always knew that Barcelona is a pretty amazing city (anyone who is into art, design, music and life in general should go at least once in their lives) but I never knew how cool this section of the city was by the air! This district is called 'Eixample' and literally means 'extension' in Catalan. By all accounts it's considered to be one of the first examples of mod...

The Meander Journal

The Meander Journal

Category: Art, Designers/Studios, Interviews / Individual, Interviews / Studio, Magazines,

Posted by: Tanya
Posted: Mar 8th 2012
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Recently on Twitter I've started to take a little notice of @julianjhutton a Graphic Designer from Brisbane who is also the co-founder of The Meander Journal.  "The Meander is an online journal, which features interesting and genu...

Simon Walker

Simon Walker

Category: Design / Typography,

Posted by: Dailey
Posted: Mar 7th 2012
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Simon Walker is an Austin, TX based designer/illustrator doing some really lovely hand lettering. There seems to be a significant amount of this style of lettering originating out of Austin (and yes to some degree from other cities as well). Still, I for one am pleased to see that design, even in the age of the int...

Manual Creative

Manual Creative

Category: Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Jorja Gribble
Posted: Feb 27th 2012
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I love these guys because of their simple yet effective and striking designs. They use bright contrasting colours and this works so well for many of their branding, print and packaging products. The two designs I loved the most was their work for The Slanted Door and the Wo Hing general store. Both use such simple design elements but work so well to promote their client's products....
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Creative people in their homes and spaces

Creative people in their homes and spaces

Category: Designers/Studios, Photography,

Posted by: John F
Posted: Mar 5th 2012
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Ex-student Siobhan Frost (Brisbane, AUST) has started a really cool project photographing the homes and works spaces of creatives from all over the world. Go check it out... then maybe get really jealous that your creative space doesn't meet the cut. Or even better get inspired to make your creative space a work of art. http...
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Designers Journal

Designers Journal

Category: Advertising, Art, Blogs, Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Editorial, Design / Environmental, Design / Interactive, Design / Packaging, Design / Print, Design / Publishing, Design / Typography, Designers/Studios, Interviews / Individual, Interviews / Studio,

Posted by: Tanya
Posted: Mar 5th 2012
No. of comments: 1

Thanks to my wonderful twitter feed I managed to stumble upon this website 'Designers Journal'.  "Designers Journal is a collection of jottings, doodles and graphic design & creative eye candy from boutiques around the world, curated by designers in the UK, Australia and New Zealand."...