Monthly archive June, 2011
Poster Process by DKNG

Poster Process by DKNG

Now you can show your mom what you actually do. via Robb Harskamp & Nick Brue Poster Process – The Black Keys from DKNG Studios
2011 Target + United Way Ping Pong Tournament

2011 Target + United Way Ping Pong Tournament

  A few days ago we had a marketing table tennis tournament. It was a really good time and all the money raised went to support the United Way. I didn’t win it, but I did make it to the final round. Training for next year has begun. I included a video of my personal...
Zelo Brand Refresh

Zelo Brand Refresh

  Zelo is a pretty tasty restaurant in Minneapolis. The’ve been around for years and they had some pretty cool original branding work from Duffy for as far back as I can remember. When I biked past it a few weeks back, I noticed that the branding had been updated. I’m not sure who did...
Kendall Square by Dan Blackman

Kendall Square by Dan Blackman

  I dig this campaign by Dan Blackman for Kendall Square. Simple and smart. Good colors and good type. (via)  
Heartwork

Heartwork

  Heartwork is a project designed to raise money for art supplies within the art room at Target House—this wonderful home-away-from-home for the families of children facing long-term treatment at St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. It just launched today, and you can buy the posters at Poster Cabaret. You can also see all of the...
Wise Acre

Wise Acre

  Sunday night, Maria, Matt and I decided to check out a tasty new place called Wise Acre that just opened in our neighborhood. We were pretty excited to try it because all the entrees are made with locally grown produce. We brought the camera so that Maria could make a post about it on her...
The Advantage Within

The Advantage Within

  So I’m sure you’re wondering: “What’s that Jamie Paul guest blogger guy working on out in Portland at ID“. Well, he’s working on fresh Nike work like this. My favorite part of this book are the di-cut pages that show a word from a block of copy on the next page. A pretty sweet...
Design United

Design United

  Design United: In the spirit of Target’s commitment to great design, Minneapolis artists and students of all ages were invited to celebrate the Bullseye with original artwork based off a simple template. I was one of the 51 artists featured in the final display outside Target Headquarters in downtown Minneapolis. Below I’ve highlighted my...
pok pok noi

pok pok noi

I was deeply saddened in January when Podnah’s pit bbq moved out of the tiny restaurant space a block from my house. The pain was lessened however when Pok Pok Noi, a Thai street-food themed joint, moved in. The Curry Noodle soup and fish sauce glazed Vietnamese style wings (which tastes better than it sounds) are...
Jon Erickson

Jon Erickson

  I asked my fellow Target “Team Member” and good friend Jon Erickson to let me give you a taste of what he does daily at Target. The following is a mix of projects he slayed over the past few years. Some of this is work he designed and illustrated, and others are projects he...
Albert+Marie

Albert+Marie

Love these new prints by Albert+Marie. Check out his ETSY store and buy all of them!        
Marta Harding

Marta Harding

  Two target posts, two days in a row!? You might think I kind of like this brand. Let’s get to the point, this is the work of the tallented inhouse AD/Designer Marta Harding. Super nice type. Check out the rest of her book here.