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Image of the Day, 11/21/13: 50th Birthday Invite

The Print Celebrates Design Competition 2013 is the first ever Print competition focused on all things festive! Join the party and submit your 2013 designs today! Carla Cobas uses strong, simple design and clever illustration in this collection of invitations …

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Image of the Day: 11/08/2013: Save the Date Cards

The Print Celebrates Design Competition 2013 is the first ever Print competition focused on all things festive! Join the party and submit your 2013 designs today! Australian designer Toby Simm sets the right tone for these Save the Date cards. …

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Image of the Day, 10/01/13: Nine Muses tattoos

Andrew Kolb created these awesome illustrations featuring Greek gods receiving the full-body tattoo treatment (pictured below is Poseidon) from the Nine Muses tattoo shop. The series is included in the Hero Complex Gallery’s “Young Guns of Print” show. Check out …

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Cover Your Eyes: the Graphic Horrors of 1950s Comics

Since this is Banned Books Week, I’ve come to bury Dr. Fredric Wertham, not to praise him. Wertham was an anti-comic book crusader who did some serious damage back in the 1950s. As an entertainment medium, comics were the digital …

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The Comics that Corrupted Our Kids!

Kids these days, with their violence and gunplay and perverse sex. We’d all be so much better if only they didn’t have access to those video games and that nasty music and those awful movies and blah blah blah. Thus …

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Image of the Day, 08/26/2013: Neil Gaiman book

Graphic Novelist Neil Gaiman recently collaborated with fans on Twitter for a new book entitled A Calendar of Tales, as part of a Blackberry “Keep Moving” campaign. The stories were then transformed into a handsome, limited edition book, designed by …

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Image of the Day, 08/23/13: Stout Packaging Design

Emrich Office created this packaging for a Mexican chocolate stout by Copper Kettle Brewing. It features details and illustrations that evoke Aztec and other ancient indian cultures, upon which the recipe is based. The final label was printed using copper …