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Hey Melbourne, just in– next month’s #TDKtuesdays is gonna be a big one! We’ve teamed up again with our pals at General Assembly and have invited a range of exciting guest speakers to share their experience within various creative working environments. Head on over to our calendar to RSVP and lock down a spot! Over on the job board the super team at TRIBE are on the hunt for a graphic design intern. Also, If you’ve been keeping up with the crazy good work happening down at the Tassie Design Shack you’d know that Frankie is offering the last spot for the 2017 Winter Design Residencies. Apply via the TDK site! Head to our studio interviews to check out the awesome work of Studio i0 and scroll through our calendar to pencil in the next fortnight’s upcoming events!

Good reads from TDK friends

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Fan Club Journal

Fan Club is an online journal documenting the things that enhance creative’s lives. Each episode features one person in the creative industry and 10 things that give them inspiration in their work and life. Whether it be objects/ experiences/feelings/pets/whatever - it’s totally up to the individual’s interpretation.

Visit fanclubjournal.com

AGDA VIC

Our goal is the establishment of fair and productive working relationships between graphic designers and their clients. We do this by providing designers with the tools and information to take control of their professional lives. We also work on increasing awareness of the value and importance of graphic design in business, education and culture.

Visit agda.com.au

Senior Creative Design

ABOUT THE SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE  The Sydney Opera House is an iconic Australian institution that ……
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Jacky Winter

Named for the adorable native Australian robin, the Jacky Winter Group is an independent Australian creative agency.
Since 2007, we have represented the very best contemporary Australasian commercial artists, connecting them with a broad range of clients both locally and internationally.

Visit jackywinter.com/blog

Business of Creativity

A real-world view of 25+ years in the industry — for students and emerging designers and strategists.

Visit jimantonopoulos.com

Creative Mornings / MEL

CreativeMornings is a monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee! Melbourne host Jeremy Wortsman of The Jacky Winter Group plus a small army of helpers.

Visit creativemornings.com/mel

Studio Chenchen

I love finding out studios are smaller than I perceived. Olivia Chen is the one woman team behind Studio Chenchen, which had me fooled for weeks that this was a multi person team. That's a good thing, just goes to show how the hard work of a single individual can come off a lot bigger when the outpu…
Visit australianinfront.com.au

On The Grid Melbourne

On the Grid is a user-friendly guide curated by talented local designers who want to share exceptional places in their neighborhood with the rest of the world. On the Grid was created by Hyperakt, a design agency based in Brooklyn.

Visit onthegrid.city/melbourne

EP57 with Mark Gowing on Creating with Purpose

In this episode, we spoke with Mark Gowing interdisciplinary artist working across communications, publishing and visual art and Founder of Formist. As big fans of Mark Gowings work over the years, we giddily spoke about his membership to AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale) and the impact it ha…
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17 Shillington Finalists for AGDA Student Design Awards 2017

Big news! Shillington has received the highest number of finalists for the AGDA Student Design Awards 2017 from a single design school. Seventeen finalists for 2017! Seventeen #MadeAtShillington student projects were hand-selected by the official judging panel. This marks a big jump in recognition…
Visit shillingtoneducation.com

Billy Blue Blog

n 1987, Billy Blue Creative decided to open a tiny design school to train people who would eventually work in the studio. A crowd of about four was expected. Sixty-six people enrolled and there was a long waiting list.
In essence, the school was created by industry for industry and we’ve been building on that concept ever since

Visit billyblue.edu.au/blog

(UK) PoP Folio Zine Awards 2017

Competition time! If you’re a fan of zines – then this one’s for you. Maybe you’ve got the work, but you don’t want to stick to traditional layouts? Well, Print on Paper have teamed up with People of Print to give you Folio Zine Awards. It’s a chance for you to showcase your work in [&#8…
Visit shillingtoneducation.com

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