Tag: graphic design community

Digital Print in the Media Mix: Project Peacock Bay Area Wrap-up

When you say the word “technology,” does paper and digital print come to mind? If not, then you’re behind the times. Whether you’re printing inkjet or toner, the right digital printing and paper combination can deliver a customized message to your audience that is delightful, memorable and in-sync with all aspects of your brand. ...

Creative Spotlight: Kit Hinrichs and Uncompromising Design

His work is included in the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the Library of Congress. He spent 23 years as a partner at Pentagram and currently owns his own studio. He has co-authored four books, been interviewed by Martha Stewart and won countless awards, including the AIGA Medal—but he’s still not done. Kit Hinrichs has had a legendary career as a...

Digital Print Takes the Windy City: Project Peacock Chicago Wrap-up

Whether you’re talking toner or inkjet, there’s no doubt that digital printing is moving at full speed. From the printing equipment, to various digital paper options, to media mix must-haves like augmented reality—printing technology seems to be moving at the speed of light. ...

Adobe MAX Wrap-up: Community Inspires Creativity

Billed as The Creativity Conference, I came to Adobe MAX with expectations of learning the latest software updates while also taking in creative inspiration. I ended up experiencing so much more. Truthfully, attending an Adobe MAX conference is a great way to propel a creative career. Here are a few highlights from my inaugural Adobe MAX experience: ...

Two Engaging Themes from the 2016 AIGA Design Conference

What do you get when you have approximately 2,000 designers and creatives, more provocative speakers and design industry leaders than I can count and invite them to sunny Las Vegas? One of the top annual design conferences – the 2016 AIGA Design Conference, three days of design leadership filled with creativity, inspiration, networking, activities, and just down right fun! ...

#HOWLive 2016 Recap

Another successful #HOWLive is in the books! We certainly enjoyed spending so much time with the attendees at our booth. And to all of you that spent so much time at our coloring wall (some of you returned again and again), thank you for your effort. A true masterpiece was created by the end of the show. Here’s a video recapping our exhibit hall experience: ...

@DomtarBlueline at #HowLive

So far, the HOW Design Live conference has been a blast! This year, @DomtarBlueline had the privilege to sponsor the opening event. We had a great blast meeting everyone at our booth, showing off the latest edition of The Blueline Magazine and our new Make Your Mark on Cougar® promotion (more on this exciting piece coming soon!) and encouraging interaction at our coloring wall. ...

From the Gallery: ACE Awards Book

As someone with a design background, few things are more inspiring for me than flipping through a regional design awards book. Don’t get me wrong; I love hearing about Sagmeister’s latest project as much as anyone. There’s just something very stimulating and refreshing about a regional design community that bands together in order to celebrate their own local graphic design talent. ...

Domtar and Print Media Centr Visit Clemson University

This week, Deborah Corn from Print Media Centr and I had the opportunity to visit the Graphic Communications department at Clemson University and present to Brad Wolff’s Print Sales class as well as a group of seniors. The masses will always come when there is food involved, so we brought a little pizza along. It is always great when we have the opportunity to share our experiences with the next...