Creative Update #181: Graphic Design Creative Inspiration, 3D prints, charity, awards

by Fred Showker

Fred Showker's Creative Update

The graphic design of ... Creative tidbits - a column in DTG Magazine 2015 is upon us and it's a good idea to start thinking about our creative strategies for the coming year. I am on all kinds of feeds that bring in all kinds of creative info and inspiration. It's what my Creative Updates is all about:
creative tidbits Art exhibit, 'Hometown Heroes,' is free and open to the public at Silver Lake College
creative tidbits New Metropolitan West Space Debuts With Versace Event And WorldStage Installation
creative tidbits Disney Fan Turns Himself into Big Hero 6's Hiro Hamada with 3D Printed Costume
creative tidbits Alice Babidge reinterprets a midcentury classic for Cult's ‘Chairity' Project
creative tidbits Student Wins Best in Show, Is Finalist in National Graphic Design Competition
creative tidbits The Human Printer: Making digital-quality images with nothing but marker pens
creative tidbits Enterprising eighth-grader launches his own publishing press
creative tidbits How Detroit artist Ed Fella made his mark in graphic design
creative tidbits Google's Quest to Write the Rulebook for Interactive Design
creative tidbits Designing the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition
creative tidbits Paper Cut-Out Typographies Inspired by Polish Architecture
creative tidbits Why I Will Never Hire An Art School Graduate
creative tidbits Textured Art: Local artist Dinett Hok ... and more!

Why I Will Never Hire An Art School Graduate

Creative arts & Design

Graphic Designer Lee Morris asks the question :
      Why is it so hard to hire someone to fill a creative position? At this point I'm afraid that art school might be making most graduates unemployable egomaniacs. I know this because I used to be one.
Creative Update Full story : fstoppers.com
Graphic Design Creative Click here for: Take a look at this

Alice Babidge reinterprets a midcentury classic for Cult's ‘Chairity' Project

Creative arts & Design

The renowned costume and set designer is one of 14 creatives invited to reinterpret Hans J Wegner's iconic ‘CH33' chair for charity.
      In the centenary year of the birth of legendary Danish designer Hans J Wegner (1914–2007), one reads with incredulity his self-admonishing words: 'If only you could design just one good chair in your life… But you simply cannot.'
Creative Update Full story : www.vogue.com.au
Graphic Design Creative Click here for: Take a look at this

Student Wins Best in Show, Is Finalist in National Graphic Design Competition

Creative arts & Design

Scott Whitley won Best in Show in Polk State's recent student exhibition. He is also a finalist creative_update_181 in the national Xbox Live and Mobil 1 and "Forza Horizon 2" Livery Design Contest.
      Needless to say, he's feeling pretty happy about his decision.
Creative Update Full story : www.polk.edu
Graphic Design Creative Click here for: Take a look at this


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creative tidbits Art exhibit, 'Hometown Heroes,'
creative tidbits The Human Printer
creative tidbits Printed super hero costumes ... and more

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