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It’s a massive one this fornight. Sydney Design Festiva started and there is oh so much going on! Workshops, talks, hangouts. Everything. Our good friends at The Rizzeria are running a workshop for us at the Powerhouse for #TDKtuesdays! Spaces are limited but we’ve got some special drop in events planned if you missed out! The guys at Ironlak are also running classes at Central! After some $$$? Hit up the Freelance tab on the TDK site. Or even check the 2015 interview with Houston Group! 😉

Good reads from TDK friends

A list of recommended articles that you might like

Adobe Creative Jam

Clear your calendar - It's going to be a big one folks! You're invited to take part in the festivities. Adobe has teamed up with The Design Kids Sydney hosted by Beau and Chip plus General Assembly to create an awesome night.

Visit jamsyd.com


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.
We manage a program of awards, exhibitions, seminars and professional development activities for our members. Many of these activities are also available to the wider design and business communities.

Visit agda.com.au

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…
Visit australianinfront.com.au

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…
Visit theloop.com.au

On the Grid Sydney

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/sydney

Senior Creative Design

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

Creative Mornings / SYD

CreativeMornings is a monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee!

Visit creativemornings.com/syd


A weekly newsletter with thoughts on design, helpful resources, interesting profiles and updates.

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Billy Blue Blog

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.

Visit billyblue.edu.au/blog

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

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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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…
Visit shillingtoneducation.com

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