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From Banking to Design—Olivier Adam, Shillington New York Graduate

Olivier Adam was enjoying a super successful banking career, but “all [the] perks couldn’t fill the emptiness [he] felt from not knowing why [he] was getting up in the morning.” He always loved design and creativity, so he quit his job and decided to study at Shillington. Read on…
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AGDA's goal is to increase awareness of the value of graphic design in business and its significance as a cultural force.

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Pissfart Records' Video Series

If you're an avid garage rock enthusiast then you may already be aware of Pissfart Records. For the last 5 or so years they (by which I mainly mean Adam who runs the show) have been recording, releasing and promoting a bloody multitude of top bands. One of the more obvious bands of note would be Dru…
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Fête Magazine

I just wanted to give a heads up for the latest issue of Fête Magazine that has just come out in the last few days. Fête is consistently one of the best design/lifestyle magazines released not just in Australia, but in the world, and the design and photography is beautifully considered with each…
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Last Ever Post

I am excited to announce that this is going to be my last post ever on Design is Yay. Design is Yay was something I started back in 2012 because I needed an outlet for my creative passion. Back then I was still struggling to find what was it that I wanted to do. I have […] The post Last Ever…
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Foundry has a simple mission – to foster creativity. We want education to excite people and champion community. We challenge the idea of education that’s high in faff and not relevant to the industry. This means we like education done the wholesome way, not the one size fits all, fast food way. Our partnered schools and bricks and mortar campuses turn your ideas from a dream into a viable career.

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EP67 with Jordan Stokes Design and Passion

In this episode, we spoke with Jordan Stokes, Design Director at Born and Raised. We spoke about Jord's extensive stint doing internships back in the UK (Flyn goes on a short rant) about this, before talking about his experiences at some amazing studios in the UK including The Case and Music, Ridi…
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Habits Of Exceptional Junior Creatives

Image credit: Katy Davis. When you’re starting out in the creative industry it can be hard to know what to do to get ahead, apart from working hard and having good ideas. Wouldn’t it be great to know what senior creatives look for in exceptional junior creatives? We asked three successfu…
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(SYD) Semi Permanent 2018 (60% Off for Shillington Graduates)

Semi Permanent is a global creative and design thinking platform. Over 15 years, they’ve established a community of over 400,000 people and a network of over 800 speakers and artists. In the first lineup announcement, Godfrey Dadich, Tinker Hatfield (NIKE Air Jordan designer), Paula Scher (…
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Our 10 Favourite Japanese Creatives

Have you been keeping up with our Studio series? So far we’ve shared our 10 Favourite Irish Creatives, 10 Favourite Italian Creatives and Our 6 Favourite Brazilian Design Studios. For this feature we’ve turned the spotlight on the enchanting country of Japan to share 10 studios that we&…
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Lume Magazine

Proudly Tasmanian / design, ideas, culture & travel

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The Goal Digger Planner by Mi Goals on Kickstarter

  Goal setting, for me, is the first step of a planning activity. Our goals will determine the action steps and projects that we are going to do for the rest of the year. Whenever I think about goal planning, I’ll think about Mi Goals. Mi Goals is a Melbourne-based company founded by Adam…
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