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by Erin Lynch
Jeffrey Zeldman is one of the true pioneers of the web. He is a serial entrepreneur and one of the most respected designers in the industry today. Designer and writer, Erin Lynch, talks to him about starting a studio, taking risks, and the power of reinvention.
Interviews · October 16, 2017
by Salvador Orara
Karen Hsu is a co-founder at the women-led Omnivore, creating amazing work while working remotely. Learn how she gets it done.
Interviews · March 15, 2017
by Marilee Sweeney
On Friday, Nov 18, 2016 at 52 Limited, illustration star Lisa Congdon and moderator Kate Bingaman-Burt delivered the game-changing session we hoped for at Career Tools: Fake It Till You Make It.
by Erin Lynch
Collaboration, side projects, and the how and why of employing analog techniques are consistently three of the hottest topics in the design profession. When we look at those three categories it’s not hard to see why they resonate so strongly with creatives...
Events & Recaps, Interviews · March 15, 2016
by Emily Jensen
Lisa Holmes is a graphic/web designer, author, outdoor enthusiast, and previous AIGA Portland board member. For over 20 years she has been co-owner of Yulan Studio, providing graphic design for environmental and outdoor recreation organizations.
by Emily Jensen
After a decade of friendship and two MFAs in Painting, Rachel Warkentin and Lindsay Jordan Kretchun decided to embark on a new adventure together, founding a handmade porcelain jewelry and homeware collection called Barrow.
by Emily Jensen
Michelle Erickson is the illustrator and writer behind Mishka Marie, a line of cards, prints, and other illustrated items that we can’t get enough of. She uses watercolors to first create the shapes of her subject matter, then completes her drawings with ink, letting the initial (and often accidental) contours and color variations guide the outcome.
AIGA Women Lead, Interviews · March 5, 2016
by Emily Jensen
Jackie Thomson is the brains and hands behind the bold, striking textiles of Loom Room. With a client roster that includes Oregon Humanities Magazine, TOMS Shoes, YOXI, MySpace, and HGTV.com, Jackie’s on a roll.
AIGA Women Lead, Interviews · March 5, 2016
by Erin Lynch
One of the earliest contemporary designers I was introduced to as I was starting to scratch the surface of my design education was Paula Scher. The work she was creating was electric, animated, and new to me.
by Joanna Papaleo
How do you capture the spirit of the creative juggernaut that is Jessica Walsh and develop a poster series that’s attention getting and original at the same time? We asked creators Regina Geltosky and Nicolle Clemetson exactly that, meet the creative team behind the Jessica Walsh event posters.
Events & Recaps, Interviews · February 23, 2016