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Hey Newy! How good was MAKEit MADEit! Serious can’t wait for next year’s event, just keeps getting better and better. In the meantime, Newcastle Art Gallery’s ‘Last Friday’ is on for those that want some after-hours art. And who loves animation? (Silly question, EVERYONE does, amiright?) Newcastle International Animation Festival 2017 is happening at Tower Cinemas next weekend, see the work of some of Newy’s up and coming animators on display. And don’t forget, #TDKtuesdays is coming up with Type Extraordinaire Wayne Thompson running a hands-on workshop with thanks to Eckersley’s. See you there!

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AGDA NSW

The Australian Graphic Design Association (AGDA) is the national organisation for professional graphic designers. It was founded in 1988 to facilitate the advancement of the graphic design profession in Australia.

Visit agda.com.au

The Design Conference

Six years ago, The Design Conference launched a live experience, tailored specifically for the creative community. What started as an inspirational conference for university students grew from a single day event, capped at 250 attendees on Australia’s Sunshine Coast, to a multi-day event w…
Visit gooddesignclub.com

The Lock Up

Located in one of Newcastle’s most significant heritage buildings, The Lock-Up is a multidisciplinary contemporary arts space and inner city hub for creative thinking and doing.

Visit thelockup.org.au

Foxy Fix Micro TN First Flipthrough

I received my first Foxy Fix Notebook cover last week, and I’m so excited to show you the first flip through! This is a Sugar Icing Foxy Fix no 0 (Micro), with white stitching, mint elastics and wide spine. I hope you enjoy the video!   The post Foxy Fix Micro TN First Flipthrough appeare…
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Renew Newcastle

Renew Newcastle aims to find artists, cultural projects and community groups to use and maintain these buildings until they become commercially viable or are redeveloped. Renew Newcastle is not set up to manage long term uses, own properties or permanently develop sites but to generate activity in buildings until that future long term activity happens.

Visit renewnewcastle.org

On Our Own by Shillington Brisbane Teacher James Bourbon

Attention t-shirt lovers! Shillington Brisbane teacher James Bourbon is launching a brand new clothing brand—On Our Own. Online shop will open 1 September 2017, so mark your calendars. Or if you want to get the sneak peek this month, stop by the Brisbane Pop Up Shop on 26—27 August, including an…
Visit shillingtoneducation.com

How to Flatlay | Colour grouping

Flatlay is all the rage in the creative, inspiring, colourful or monochromatic insta world, and looks like it’s here to stay. I believe that everyone can flatlay, because there is no right or wrong in the rules of flatlay styling. My flatlay reflects the two things that I love: stationery and…
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Mezzanine

It was 1999 and Luke and Shane were two creative thinkers with a heart of gold, an aversion to apathy and a will to do good with what they’d been given. Fast forward 17 years, countless experiences, many remarkable people, and the addition of third owner, Nikki, in 2005, Mezzanine is now a purpose-driven brand and business consultancy with a commitment to having a positive impact on the world.

Visit mezzanine.co/blog/topic/design-thinking/feed/

Senior Creative Design

ABOUT THE SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE  The Sydney Opera House is an iconic Australian institution that ……
Visit desktopmag.com.au

(NY) New York Times Magazine Typography Exhibition

Ever find yourself drooling over the editorial design in the New York Times Magazine? Well this is your chance to delve into the archive’s of New York’s favourite newspaper supplement. An exhibition curated by Gail Bichler, Design Director of the New York Times Magazine it includes cove…
Visit shillingtoneducation.com

EP56 with Ian Anderson on People and Audiences

In this episode, we spoke with Ian Anderson Founder of iconic design studio The Designers Republic™. tDR is a graphic design studio based in Sheffield, England, founded in 1986 by Ian Anderson and Nick Phillips, best known for Electronic Music logos and album artwork. Flyn spoke to Ian about vi…
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Notely – Simple, sustainable stationery launches in Brisbane!

I know it’s been AGES since I’ve done some sprucing of the Design Montage site… and you might be wondering, what on earth is she doing over there! Well, now, the cat’s definitely out of the bag! I’d like to introduce you to a beautiful new sustainable stationery range,…
Visit designmontage.com.au

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