So the conversation goes like this: “Alright we need to really figure out the [insert any here] demographic. Let’s get an electronics company, someone pervasive to help us out. Um, let’s get, um Nintendo. Okay. We need Nintendo to give us data from their consoles. How? Shit. Well, um they’ll vote. Everybody will vote. They’ll […]Read more "A Marketing Board Room Conversation…"
We’re returning with an item that needs no further explanation besides the mandatory shaking of heads. Here it is — take a deep breath: your kitsch of the day.Read more "Kitsch of the Day: Shells for the Fashion Conscious"
Hudd Byard, who previously worked at GQ and is now art director for Memphis magazine recently spoke to a group of students and faculty at Michigan State University. Despite the stiflingly hot room, he presented a nice overview of what editorial design requires, as well the nuts and bolts of editorial design. His portfolio and […]Read more "Hudd Byard: Editorial Design Guru"
Here are a couple I’ve gotten my hands on recently… Tales of Woodsman Pete: by Lilli Carre Much like tales of lumberjacks and other he-men from my childhood, this collection of short vignettes is sparse on plot, yet still poignant. Lilli Carre follows the simple backwoods lives of both Woodsman Pete and Paul Bunyan as […]Read more "Graphic Novel Giganta-Review"