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Carson Keeling

Congrats to Carson Keeling, one of our 30 TDK Awards winners for 2020! Carson is from University of Kansas in...

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Carpenter Collective

Graphic Designer/ Illustrator at Carpenter Collective, plus instructor in the design program at KU, Tad Carpenter, has been there and done...

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Hallmark Cards

Lynn Giunta is an artist in the visual studio at Hallmark Cards. She tells us when it comes to your folio...

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Lauren Hakmiller

We chat with Lauren Hakmiller—designer, illustrator, photographer, and Carpenter Collective Intern, from the little creative hub that is Kansas City....

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Dustin Williams

Dustin Williams is a visual artist and printmaker based in Kansas City, MO. He shares a studio space with Allison Kerek and...

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Devon McGowan

We chat with TDK Awards ’16 winner, and Hoyne internship recipient, Devon McGowan. Devon believes that without a strong concept...

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Lucas Nelson

We talk to TDK Awards ’16 winner, Lucas Nelson, about ‘Pretty Much Everything’ ( Aaron Draplin‘s book of course 😉...

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Nathan Holthus

A big congrats to Nathan Holthus, one of our 30 TDK Awards’ winners for 2018. A McPherson College graduate from...

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Top 10 tips for getting a job + more!

Our ultimate guides for your career, from pimping your resume, getting the right folio together or how to get hired. It's all there for you!

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Job titles

The design industry is super confusing when you start out, hearing all these job titles thrown about. What roles do you suit and apply for? Read on to find out!

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Kansas City's design directory

We asked our community and we’ve collated a big list of everyone doing awesome stuff in Kansas City. Be sure to check them all out!

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