We’re pumped to end this term with a great Show & Tell with Alexander Barrett. He is a copywriter and illustrator currently living in China and working for Wieden & Kennedy. He has worked at Google Creative Labs, Warner Brothers Creative Lab and Adult Swim.
He has also had experience as a Ben & Jerry’s Tour Guide.
Let’s all watch some of his excellent videos from the Travel Portland series and get super excited about our time with him!
He also has an excellent Instagram stream that you should surely follow. @tuffstuff
Hope to see you at noon on December 5th in room 320 in the Art Building (2000 SW 5th AVE). RSVP over on Facebook. Show & Tell is free and open to the public!
Join PSU Graphic Design students and Centennial Park School high school students as we celebrate with a gallery show at WeMake’s new headquarters, Tillamook Station! Swing by for snacks and drinks, say hello to artists, and help support art as positive social change. Work available for purchase.
Friendtorship brings together Portland State University, Graphic Design students and high school students from Centennial Park School (CPS) to collaborate on creative projects, build strong relationships, and have fun. This program aims to increase access to design and arts learning for under-served high school students. CPS is a alternative public high school in Southeast Portland. CPS serves the community by providing quality educational programs to students who were not maximizing their potential within the traditional high school setting.
Thursday, December 5TH, 2013
6 PM – 9 PM Tillamook Station
665 North Tillamook Street | Portland, Ore.
(Parking is a bit limited. 5 min walk from Albina/Mississippi MAX Station. 7 min walk from Streetcar.)
Click Here to RSVP on Facebook
Join us for the first FoGD mentorship event of the year! If you’ve been paired with a mentor/mentee, swing by for a meet-up. This will be a great opportunity to meet your mentor/mentee and talk about the portfolio process.
…THERE WILL BE NACHOS!
…AND A YOUTUBE PLAYLISTING! (share with us your favorite YouTube video(s), we’re making a playlist to giggle our booties off)
Thursday November 21st
6pm, Art Building Room 320
This week we’re pumped to have Co-founder of Poler, Benji Wagner, come hang out with us for Show & Tell!
From their website:
Poler Outdoor Stuff makes gear for people that are travelers, couch surfers, regular surfers, skateboarders, snowboarders, bicyclists, parents, kids, car campers and anyone else looking for something that looks good, is a good value and is all about having fun on road trips and in the outdoors.
Recently they’ve collaborated with Nike SB on a full apparel line and produced this lifestyle video.
Hope to see you at noon on Nov 21st in room 320 in the Art Building (2000 SW 5th AVE). RSVP over Facebook. Show & Tell is free and open to the public!
This week we’re excited to have Tuesday Bassen for a video Show & Tell, with Q&A! Tuesday Bassen is an Illustrator and Designer living in New York City. She is currently the Senior Designer at Tinybop designing and illustrating educational apps for children.
Tuesday’s clients include: Snapple, NY Times, The Washington Post, Playboy, United Nations, FIAT, Target, American Greetings, GOOD, Little Otsu, Etsy, Time Out, Design*Sponge, TEDx, Mott’s, Dr Pepper, Grand Street, Code and Theory, 360i, Paperless Post.
Hope to see you at noon on Nov 14th in room 320 in the Art Building (2000 SW 5th AVE). RSVP over Facebook. Show & Tell is free and open to the public!
Your illustrations for last week’s prompt, Cat Tats, were amazing! Thanks to everyone for participating and making the first prompt a major success. If you haven’t seen all of the submissions, check out our tagboard and follow along!
This week’s Call to Draw prompt is ISLAND!
Parameters: Square Format, high resolution, a new prompt every Thursday. Have fun!
Located in Portland, Oregon, Uncorked Studios is a digital product agency focused on the relationship between mobile environments and the physical world. They concept, design, build, iterate, and test across a variety of systems and platforms.
Please join us as we welcome Chief Creative Officer David Ewald! A founding member of the company, David leads the team to pursue design excellence across all Uncorked projects. His tenacity for user-centered design remains the core belief that inspires our team to build products that make life designed.
David has helped shape the strategy and design vision for Uncorked’s clients including LEGO, Samsung, Intel, and Google Creative Lab. Additionally, David provided his branding expertise to Safecast, an organization co-founded by Uncorked Studios following the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake. His previous work for Target, Cartoon Network, Nike, HP and Matador Records built a foundation for his unique blend of entrepreneurship and interaction design.
Hope to see you at noon on Nov 7th in room 320 in the Art Building (2000 SW 5th AVE). RSVP over Facebook. Show & Tell is free and open to the public!
The Friends of Graphic Design are putting a call out to collaborate with us on a weekly illustration series! Each week we’ll get an illustration prompt and PSUGD students will respond with their illustration to #calltodraw.
This week: Illustrate a cat tat! Cat tattoos, cats with tattoos, tattoos with cat tattoos, cats & tats 4evz.
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Parameters: Square Format, high resolution, due every Thursday by 11am. Have fun!