Hey Milwaukee! Thanks to those who came out to our #TDKtuesdays event, it was great swapping knowlege on working with vinyl! Speaking of events, we've got an important one coming up in the Milwaukee design community. Join the United Adworkers on June 12th for a session on Creating an Inclusive Milwaukee Ad Community. Looking for an exciting new position on the water? Bader Rutter is hiring a Production Artist!
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Get the low down on your fav Milwaukee creatives, how they started out and if they’re hiring!
Michael Neiling, Ocupop Creative Director, is livin' the dream! Based in Hawaii (so you know there's surfing involved), with the rest of the team scattered across Cali, Wisconsin and British Columbia, Michael chats about working with sustainability-minded organisations, ONLY having creative staff on the team and how to HUSTLE and STAND UP FOR YOURSELF (yes, in capital letters!)
This really is a must read interview for creatives who are unsure of themselves and what they are doing! Principal and Designer at Patron Sainte - Kate Pociask who is also one of the co-organizers for CreativeMornings/Milwaukee gives some really lovely advice and insight on the challenges creatives can face when starting out and how to get around it! READ. NOW.
Zac Jacobson is a illustrator, while also working as a Art Director at Boelter + Lincoln. He explains why its important to have variety and passion projects throughout your portfolio, and why spending time to do personal work is in your best interest.
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Sagmeister & Walsh
Sagmeister & Walsh is a NYC based full service design firm that creates identities, commercials, websites, apps, films, books and objects for clients, audiences and ourselves.
TSH is a career resource for student designers and young creatives looking for insider insight, honest answers and solid solutions to go pro.
Friends of Type
Friends of Type features original typographic design and lettering – fresh visual content – practically every day, by the four primary contributors. Posts are meant to log ideas, express ourselves, and inspire each other and our readers. The last week of every month we feature a guest designer, someone we admire and think will elevate our work and the site through their contribution.
AIGA Wisconsin works to connect designers to one another, to business and to the broader world while helping them to realize their talents and to advocate the value of design, stimulating thinking and promote design excellence.
Creative Mornings / MKE
CreativeMornings/Milwaukee is a monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, & includes a 20min talk, plus coffee!
Where Milwaukee Artist …
Artist JoAnna Poehlmann finds inspiration in the animal kingdom. The post Where Milwaukee Artist JoAnna Poehlmann Finds Inspiration appeared first on Milwaukee Magazine.
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This article originally ran in Eye on Design magazine issue #01. It’s being published online as part of a larger…
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