Perth! There’s actually so much to do and see in the next 2 weeks I dont know where to begin! Ladies, if you’re interested in web or if your looking to refine your skills the Perth Web Girls is back at Spacecubed Saturday 25th of March. It’s an all day workshop that empowers and helps women learn about coding and technology by organising free programming workshops and meetups. It will be a blast! Also Emergance Creative Festival starts Down South next week. Go onto their website and check out the speakers and workshops they have on offer. Theres heaps more events on the TDK Perth calendar on The Design Kids website, so what are you waiting for? Check it out!
Good reads from TDK friends
A list of recommended articles that you might like
CreativeMornings is a free, monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee!
‘the creatives’ is a website born out of a pure passion to see creatives connect.
it’s a way for us to celebrate each other and the craft we bring to the table.
there will be a weekly feature on a Perth creative with images, links and questions.
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.
Swish Design delivers some of the best value website design and graphic design in Perth. We’ve made it OUR business to make YOUR business look THE business without the big design house price tag.
AGDA's goal is to increase awareness of the value of graphic design in business and its significance as a cultural force.
Design in WA produces weekly features showcasing all things good design that West Australia has to offer- from architecture and interior design to creative studios, style, and visual/graphic design
We Love Perth was born out of a desire to share all that is wonderful about our city. Tired of hearing that Perth was dull, two Sandgroper girls teamed up to show both locals and tourists how good we have it in Perth. We want to tell you about all the great places we like to hang out through our directory, which you can search through maps of different areas or by selecting what you would like to do.
I’m loving the work of Charles Pétillon, a Paris-based photographer and installation artist. The series ‘Invasions’ encourages people to change the way they see their surrounds.
“These balloon invasions are metaphors,” said the artist. “Their goal is to change the way in which we see the things we live alongside each day without really noticing them.”
In 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.