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Summer Grad Show: Manchester

Summer Grad Show: Manchester

Category: Events/Exhibitions,

Posted by: John Palowski
Posted: Jul 30th 2013
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Last Wednesday night saw both our FT & PT Manchester students celebrate their recent Shillo graduation at Cube Gallery. Friends, family, ex-students, and individuals / teams from Greater Manchester based design studios all came down to check out the exciting work that the guys have slaved over for the past few months. The celebrations didn't stop there – as the ...

HeyShop

HeyShop

Category: Designers/Studios, Products,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jul 28th 2013
No. of comments: 1

Your walls looking a bit bare at the moment? Get them some brand new duds via HeyShop, the online store created by Barcelona designers Hey. I'm particularly fond of the geometric characters from their Oh My God exhibition! ...

cj hendry's epic illustrations

cj hendry's epic illustrations

Category: Art, Illustration, Photography,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jul 25th 2013
No. of comments: 1

You'd be forgiven for mistaking cj hendry's incredible illustrations for photographs. Aren't they incredible? Her Instagram feed is full of still-life, drawn with just a fine-tip black pen. ...

Vivi Mac Plays With Food

Vivi Mac Plays With Food

Category: Art, Illustration,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jul 24th 2013
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Vivi Mac's mother obviously never had the same rule as my mum - don't play with your food! Her portraits seem to be created from whatever foodstuff was closest at the time - chocolate milk, honey, salt, barbecue sauce ... The similarity betw...

Eiko Ojala

Eiko Ojala

Category: Designers/Studios, Illustration, Printing/Production,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jul 21st 2013
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Think these were created using paper? Think again! Eiko Ojala draws everything by hand, including those amazing shadows in there. Such detail! They're blowing my mind.  ...

Dana Tanamachi x Puffin

Dana Tanamachi x Puffin

Category: Books, Design / Typography, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jul 21st 2013
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"Chalk Queen" Dana Tanamachi is back, this time collaborating with Penguin on a series of covers for classic children's books.  Check out this time-lapse video to see her create the cover for the Wizard of Oz. ...

40 Days Of Dating

40 Days Of Dating

Category: Blogs, Web / Design,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jul 15th 2013
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Jessica Walsh (of Sagmeister & Walsh) has teamed up with one of her friends, designer & letterer Timothy Goodman. Sick of the dating scene and both single, the two decided they'd set a challenge. 40 days of dating. They're releasing the results one day at...

Tatabi Studio

Tatabi Studio

Category: Colour, Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Packaging, Design / Print,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jul 14th 2013
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Tatabi Studio. I love the way they feature their work - they don't shy away from big, bold colour in their backdrops, and they've got some quirky ways to show off their product design.  ...

Chromeography

Chromeography

Category: Design / Typography, Photography, Web / Resources,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jul 9th 2013
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Chromeography is a truly rad collection of chrome logos and lettering affixed to vintage automobiles.  Big thanks to our full-time Brisbane teacher Jarrad Wild for the heads-up! ...

Christopher Monro DeLorenzo

Christopher Monro DeLorenzo

Category: Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Alexander Newall
Posted: Jul 1st 2013
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I love DeLorenzo's use of monochromatic colour to create a sense of repetition throughout his design, as well as a sense of grouping and continuity. I also love his simple hand-drawn illustration - it reminds me of pop art/propaganda. I love his illustration; how one image can be replicated into many different styles (particularly in his design for Johnny Cupcakes). ...