Image of the Day, July 22, 2013

Aaron Draplin took over the Design Envy blog last week and shared some of his favorite things, including this Baroness print by Mike Davis from Burlesque of North America. Via Design Envy.

RDA Selects: A Beirut Concert Poster Realized “Through Internet Magic”

We’re running selected projects from the 2012 Regional Design Annual along with quotes from their designers. To submit work for the 2013 RDA, click here—the early-bird deadline is February 1, 2013. Beirut at Terminal 5 poster by HumanShapedRobot (Cornelius, NC): Jamie Reed (creative director/art director/designer); “I’m a huge fan of Beirut, and I...

Screen Printing, Round One

Recently, the grad school friends and I went to Mission Cultural Center and did some amateur screen printing. This was one more way for us to make and think about our thesis and have some fun at the same time. Kate worked on some typographic cards. Renée worked with the mapping system she’d developed...

Today's Obsession: Real-World Screenprinting Advice

This is a wildly helpful thread at Ask Metafilter, (or “AskMe” to its members) for screenprinters. A member has asked for tips to give screenprinting-related gifts to a recent adoptee of the craft. His request is met with some extremely valuable information about screenprinting best practices and vendors from seasoned hobbyists and business owners....