Monthly archive February, 2013
Nike House of Hoops by AWH and Jeffrey Docherty

Nike House of Hoops by AWH and Jeffrey Docherty

  I’m absolutely loving this piece by the fine folks at Alway with Honor and Jeffrey Docherty. Nice colab dudes.              
Carhartt Typography by Dan Cassaro

Carhartt Typography by Dan Cassaro

  I love some black and white design. There’s no way to hide anything, and the quality of the craftsmanship is amplified. Really nice job Dan. Check out the rest of Dan’s book here.                    
Eric R. Mortensen is a Talented Young Buck

Eric R. Mortensen is a Talented Young Buck

  This kid gets it. Great color choices, great mono weight illustrations, quality compositions. If I had a shop in NYC, I’d hire him. Check out his site here.                              
Marne Mayer

Marne Mayer

  Marne has a beautiful balance of design, art direction, typography and ideation. All of her work is smart and engaging. I also dig her broad stylistic range range. Check out the rest of her book right here.  
Halftone Def Studios

Halftone Def Studios

  These guys are great. Killer design and illustration. Check out their site and blog for even more visual goodness.                          
George Lois

George Lois

  After watching this video, George Lois is my new advertising hero. I love that the goal of his work is emotionally shock the viewers. Check out his site for a pretty solid archive of his work.    
Koopa, It's What's For Supper by Jude Buffum

Koopa, It’s What’s For Supper by Jude Buffum

  I always appreciate some well designed video game themed posters/art. Jude wanted to explore the carnivorous side of video games and is a self proclaimed lover of meat diagrams. I can’t blame him these prints are so fun. Check out more of Jude’s work here.    
Neil Stevens

Neil Stevens

  I’m really enjoying the minimalist work of British designer/illustrator Neil Stevens. I included a sampling from his portfolio including British Cycling Prints, Don’t Forget the Cassette Prints and his Flight Tag Prints. He’s very good at distilling a design down to the core elements and letting those elements have the proper space to really...
Linda Eliasen

Linda Eliasen

  Some killer work from the talented Linda Eliasen.                        
James Victore: "We sign everything."

James Victore: “We sign everything.”

  The above twitter feed pretty much sums up everything I have to say. Check out a taste of Victore’s epic portfolio right here:                                    
Live Better by Jason James

Live Better by Jason James

I’m loving these buttons by Jason James. The design is great as well as the messages. Here’s how he describes the project: Live better. Design better. Be a better person. All things better. These buttons capture some resolutions or key ideas I wanted to be a big part of my 2012. Whether it’s buying less...
How 2013 International Design Awards Annual

How 2013 International Design Awards Annual

  I was lucky enough to have the Target 50th Anniversary Windows I designed featured in the newest How design annual. It’s pretty exciting, but what’s more exciting is how amazing all of my friends did. My buddy Nick Smasal won best of show – for the whole world! He won for his My Burger...