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Hey TDKm8s! WINTER IS(N’T) HERE! I’m super excited for next weeks #TDKtuesdays meetup, we’ll be getting together at the Vancouver Art Gallery to see Takashi Murakami’s ‘The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg’! Come along and see some amazing work and get inspired! For those of you looking for work, I highly recommend starting by getting yourself to as many networking events as you can and meeting lots industry poffessionals! Practice introducing yourself in front of the mirror (not kidding) and be confident! Check out our the TDK calendar to see some cool events coming up! See you guys next Tuesday! Get excited!

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Creative Mornings / VAN

CreativeMornings is a FREE monthly breakfast lecture series on creativity which originated in NYC and is now in over 120 cities around the world.

Visit creativemornings.com/van

Scout Magazine

Scout is wholly independent and made-in-Vancouver by a handful of genuinely nice people who mean extremely well. It also harms no trees when it goes to print, and smells like cinnamon and cloves.

Visit scoutmagazine.ca

The Advertising & Design Club of Canada

Since 1948, The Advertising & Design Club of Canada has dedicated itself to one simple mission: inspiring creativity. As a non-profit organization, we strive to encourage the highest possible quality of work in Canadian advertising and design.

Visit theadcc.ca

Taking a Break

Ian here. Founder of HeyThere.ca. As you’ve probably noticed things…Read More…
Visit heythere.ca

On The Grid Vancouver

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/vancouver


BLVD are a rock solid design studio in Toronto. They…Read More…
Visit heythere.ca


GDC is Canadaʼs national certification body for graphic and communication design and, since 1956, has established standards for design professionals, educators, and leaders.

Visit gdc.net

Flaneur Magazine is Studio Yukiko’s Typographic Love Letter to a Different Street with Each Issue

An elaborate yet stoic sans for Kantstraße in Berlin. A sturdy, gold for Corso Vittorio Emanuele II in Rome. For……
Visit eyeondesign.aiga.org

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