chicago http://design.org/tags/chicago en 1:Face Watch: Design for Good http://design.org/blog/1face-watch-design-good <p><a href="http://1facewatch.com/" target="1:Face Watch">1:Face Watch</a> not only presents us with a bold and attractive watch design but also promises to help make a difference in the world. A purchase supports one of eight charitable causes, each associated with a specific watch color.</p> <p><iframe src="//player.vimeo.com/video/52672776?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=ffffff" width="620" height="349" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen></iframe></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="496" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_08.jpg?1386277874" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="409" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_12.jpg?1386277927" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="589" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_04.jpg?1386278068" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_06.jpg?1386278068" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="468" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_16.jpg?1386278532" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="380" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_02.jpg?1386277927" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="496" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_17.jpg?1386278817" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_05.jpg?1386278069" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="752" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_09.jpg?1386278069" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_07.jpg?1386278069" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_03.jpg?1386278069" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="330" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_13.jpg?1386278069" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="451" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_14.jpg?1386278069" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="266" title="Design, 1:face, watch" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/12/05/1-face_watch_15.jpg?1386278080" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/1face-watch-design-good" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/1face-watch-design-good#comments charity chicago design fashion industrial startup watch Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:38:41 +0000 jessicapatterson 4416 at http://design.org Same Hill, Different Day by Paul Octavious http://design.org/blog/same-hill-different-day-paul-octavious <p>Chicago-based photographer and designer <a href="http://pauloctavious.com/" target="Paul Octavious">Paul Octavious</a>'s portfolio is as varied as it is impressive. With projects ranging from gorgeous <a href="http://design.org/inspiration/beatles-paul-octavious" target="Record Stills">Record Stills</a> to smoke bomb documentation and aerial stills, he made it difficult to decide on something to share. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="414" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_16.jpg?1329892241" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_01.jpg?1329892414" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_02.jpg?1329892414" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_03.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_04.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_05.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_06.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_07.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_08.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_09.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_10.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_13.jpg?1329892416" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_12.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_18.jpg?1329892445" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_11.jpg?1329892416" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_17.jpg?1329892416" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_15.jpg?1329892416" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_19.jpg?1329892445" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/same-hill-different-day-paul-octavious" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/same-hill-different-day-paul-octavious#comments chicago design documentary nature photography series Wed, 22 Feb 2012 06:37:51 +0000 jessicapatterson 4114 at http://design.org Athlete Objects: Sport Nickname Illustrations from Jesse Hora http://design.org/blog/athlete-objects-sport-nickname-illustrations-jesse-hora <p>Chicago-based Illustrator, designer and letterer <a href="http://www.jessehora.com/" target="Jesse Hora">Jesse Hora</a> decided to take his sports fandom and nostalgia and turn it into some creative design fodder. His Athlete Objects series is his interpretation of 80s &amp; 90s athletes based on their names, monikers and his childhood memories (with some help from wikipedia). </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_05.jpg?1326788259" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_06.jpg?1326788393" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_02.jpg?1326788392" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_04.jpg?1326788393" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_03.jpg?1326788392" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_07.jpg?1326788394" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_08.jpg?1326788394" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_09.jpg?1326788395" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_10.jpg?1326788395" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_11.jpg?1326788395" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_12.jpg?1326788396" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_13.jpg?1326788396" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_14.jpg?1326788435" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jessehora, athlete" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/jessehora_athlete_15.jpg?1326788435" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/athlete-objects-sport-nickname-illustrations-jesse-hora" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/athlete-objects-sport-nickname-illustrations-jesse-hora#comments chicago design illustration series sports Tue, 17 Jan 2012 08:24:27 +0000 jessicapatterson 4022 at http://design.org Custom Holiday Spirits by Vessel http://design.org/blog/custom-holiday-spirits-vessel <p>I love seeing the work that agencies and studios create for client gifts. They highlight the personality and care that the designers put into their work. It gives them a chance to have a little fun and flex their design muscles in a style they appreciate : ) This gift package from <a href="http://www.vesselideation.com/#page=home" target="Vessel">Vessel</a>, a brand and <a href="http://design.org/packaging-design" target="packaging design">packaging design</a> studio in Chicago, is no exception and is sure to spring some holiday cheer and spirit (harhar) to their lucky clients. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="601" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_03.jpg?1324680881" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="862" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_07.jpg?1324680978" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="676" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_01.jpg?1324680976" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="527" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_04.jpg?1324680976" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="384" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_02.jpg?1324680978" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="372" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_06.jpg?1324680977" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_05_0.jpg?1324680978" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/custom-holiday-spirits-vessel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/custom-holiday-spirits-vessel#comments agency chicago design drink gift packaging personal Fri, 23 Dec 2011 22:53:29 +0000 jessicapatterson 3945 at http://design.org The LunaTik Touch Pen from MINIMAL has Been Kickstarted http://design.org/blog/lunatik-touch-pen-minimal-has-been-kickstarted <p>One year after <a href="http://design.org/blog/tiktok-and-lunatik-ipod-nano-watch" target="TikTok and LunaTik">TikTok and LunaTik</a>'s resounding success on Kickstarter, <a href="http://www.mnml.com/" target="MINIMAL">MINIMAL</a> is at it again. This time, they're bringing us the convertible LunaTik Touch Pen. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="349" title="Design, lunatik, touchpen" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/15/lunatik_pen_04.jpg?1323993634" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, lunatik, touchpen" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/15/lunatik_pen_07.jpg?1323993850" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, lunatik, touchpen" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/15/lunatik_pen_03.jpg?1323993850" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, lunatik, touchpen" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/15/lunatik_pen_01.jpg?1323993851" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, lunatik, touchpen" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/15/lunatik_pen_06.jpg?1323993851" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, lunatik, touchpen" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/15/lunatik_pen_02.jpg?1323993851" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/lunatik-touch-pen-minimal-has-been-kickstarted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/lunatik-touch-pen-minimal-has-been-kickstarted#comments chicago design industrial innovation ipad startup tools Fri, 16 Dec 2011 00:10:36 +0000 wardandrews 3923 at http://design.org From Around Town (and Elsewhere): Chicago http://design.org/blog/around-town-and-elsewhere-chicago <p>During a visit to Chicago, I discovered these cards amidst the free literature at a coffee house. The card <a href="http://design.org/graphic-design" target="designs">designs</a> are printed on a thick, off-white, textured card stock, and I loved how bright and bold they were, making them pop out against the other fliers and pamphlets.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="413" title="Design, Chicago, found" alt="Design, Chicago, found" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/14/aroundtown_chicago_4.jpg?1297733753" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/around-town-and-elsewhere-chicago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/around-town-and-elsewhere-chicago#comments art chicago design found museum video Tue, 15 Feb 2011 02:05:37 +0000 jessicapatterson 2643 at http://design.org How to Not Look Stupid at a Super Bowl Party and Figure Out Football http://design.org/blog/how-not-look-stupid-super-bowl-party-and-figure-out-football <p>Not quite a jock or football maniac? This video from NPR's <a href="http://www.facebook.com/pages/How-To-Do-Everything/143219202402800" target="How To Do Everything">How to Do Everything</a> shows how Robert in Chicago can fit in at his friend's Super Bowl party. I love the <a href="http://design.org/illustration" target="illustrations">illustrations</a> by Justin Witte, especially the ring of hair-pulling.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="627" height="344" title="Design, super bowl, video" alt="Design, super bowl, video" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/06/howto_superbowl_5.png?1297050033" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/how-not-look-stupid-super-bowl-party-and-figure-out-football" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/how-not-look-stupid-super-bowl-party-and-figure-out-football#comments chicago design illustration infographic sports video Mon, 07 Feb 2011 03:53:45 +0000 jessicapatterson 2623 at http://design.org Things from Around Town (and Elsewhere): The Blues http://design.org/blog/things-around-town-and-elsewhere-blues <p>I love looking at sites like <a href="http://design.org/blog/things-organized-neatly-photography-and-design-collection">Things Organized Neatly</a> and the <a href="http://www.flickr.com/groups/whats_in_your_bag/pool/with/252694331/">What's in Your Bag flickr pool</a>. It's not so much the voyeuristic aspect of the sites but seeing the final images of everything grouped together, whether it's part of a category or collection.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="930" alt="Design, found, jess, objects, around town, collection" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/29/things-around-town_blue_1.jpg?1296353212" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/things-around-town-and-elsewhere-blues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/things-around-town-and-elsewhere-blues#comments chicago collection design display found lasvegas phoenix photography tokyo Sun, 30 Jan 2011 02:25:07 +0000 jessicapatterson 2609 at http://design.org Comic Destination Travel Posters by Justin Van Genderen http://design.org/blog/comic-destination-travel-posters-justin-van-genderen <p>A while back we posted some of <a href="http://www.2046design.com/Gallery.html">Justin Van Genderen's</a> designs, the <a href="http://design.org/blog/poster-design-minimalist-star-wars-planets">minimalist Star Wars Planet posters</a>. Now Justin, a designer and graphic artist in Chicago, created these travel posters depicting various comic-book locations. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/26/comic_destination_5.jpg" alt="Design, comic, poster, travel, hero, Justin Van Genderen" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="958" alt="Design, comic, poster, travel, hero, Justin Van Genderen" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/26/comic_destination_5.jpg?1296073716" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/comic-destination-travel-posters-justin-van-genderen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/comic-destination-travel-posters-justin-van-genderen#comments chicago comic design poster travel Wed, 26 Jan 2011 20:38:32 +0000 jessicapatterson 2600 at http://design.org Little Piggy: Design for Good http://design.org/blog/little-piggy-design-good <p><a href="http://www.materious.com">Materious</a>, a design duo from Chicago, created these modern piggy banks as a learning tool for children. The nestled <a href="http://design.org/graphic-design">design</a> allows the two pigs to sit together or separately. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/05/piggy_2.JPG" alt="Design, piggy, bank, charity, materious" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="625" height="212" alt="Design, piggy, bank, charity, materious" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/05/piggy_bank.png?1294279953" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/little-piggy-design-good" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/little-piggy-design-good#comments charity chicago design kids Wed, 05 Jan 2011 23:35:59 +0000 jessicapatterson 2542 at http://design.org Poster Design: Minimalist Star Wars Planets http://design.org/blog/poster-design-minimalist-star-wars-planets <p><a href="http://www.2046design.com/">Justin Van Genderen</a>, a freelancer designer/illustrator from Chicago created these posters of planets from the Star Wars galaxy. <img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/09/10/star.wars_.jpg" alt="Star Wars" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /><br /> These would be a great design element is a child's space themed room or perfect gift for a true Star Wars fan.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="618" height="3602" alt="Star Wars" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/09/10/star.wars_.jpg?1284134441" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/poster-design-minimalist-star-wars-planets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/poster-design-minimalist-star-wars-planets#comments chicago poster star wars Fri, 10 Sep 2010 16:05:16 +0000 lisaandrews 2279 at http://design.org