Robbie Conal

Chip Kidd's Vertical Adventures: Talking Book Design and Publishing Smut

“Penis!” It was the first thing out of the book designer Chip Kidd’s mouth, and without a moment’s hesitation. He and Gary Panter had just been asked: if you could create a magazine of your own, what would you call it? The Pee-Wee’s Playhouse designer was more circumspect, eventually considering the title “Smurfy Beaver Shots.”...

Homer, Marge, Lisa, Bart, Maggie and Robbie

This just in (though its been at least a year in the making). Robbie Conal, street artist provocateur, will debut on The Simpsons (above) guest-voicing as himself. Here he is with his poster “Contra Diction” in the all-new “Exit Through the Kwik-E-Mart” episode of The Simpsons airing Sunday, March 4 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) on...

5:01 PST. Printing Processes and Designer Difficulties

David Mayes is proud to be a CMYK guy in an RGB world. He’s in sales – and community outreach – at Typecraft Wood & Jones. This Pasadena, CA company has roots dating back to 1907 and a reputation for handling the most demanding designers. Clients range from universities and non-profits to museums and...