Tag: Chicago

New work from Visual Armory

In Chicago, it’s rare to see hand-lettered signage in the gentrified neighborhoods. Most small business either can’t afford it or it’s viewed as not pro-level or too “ghetto”. Which, I’m sure we all agree, is super lame. Luckily there’s a bunch of people in this town who are making it their mission to keep this… Read more »

Friday Links

“Oh, wouldn’t the world be a different place if we said, ‘I’m going to do something really little tomorrow.” – Mr. Rodgers + Gotta check out new lifestyle brand, Nothing Major, which I posted about at the Fox is Black. + I think everyone should make the exodus from LinkedIn to Zerply right now. Zerply… Read more »

The Outliers Project, Vol 1

Logged 39 hours in three days this week, when that happens there’s just not much left for doing fun stuff on ze internets. C’est la vie! But at least you know I can’t quit you. And now I can finally get to all these things I’ve been meaning to blog and that is awesome news… Read more »

Downtown at the Coop

For extra-last-minute-fun-times, I’ve submitted some of my collage books (like so) to an art show which is opening tomorrow night. We’re blowing the doors off of my buddy Sam Rosen‘s brand-new web design shop/co-working space as a part of the gallery district’s 1st Thursdays Art Walk. I didn’t get it together to take any in-process… Read more »

The City Scout

Those amazing Studio Sweet Studio girls have another new project in the works, City Scout, where you can go to get the inside scoop on your favorite designer’s favorite haunts. So far just it’s just Chicago peeps, but Brooklyn etc are on their way!