minneapolis http://design.org/tags/minneapolis en Branding 10,000 Lakes by Nicole Meyer http://design.org/blog/branding-10000-lakes-nicole-meyer <p><a href="http://cargocollective.com/nicolemeyer" target'"Nicole Meyer">Nicole Meyer</a>, a designer and art director in Minneapolis, decided that the lake logos needed an update in Minnesota, because "lake logos have a tendency to be, well, fairly ugly."</p> <p>She created the <a href="http://branding10000lakes.com/" target="Branding 10,000 Lakes">Branding 10,000 Lakes</a> project to rethink what they could be with one Minnesota Lake logo every day. At that generous pace the project will take about 27 years to wrap up! Thus far she's at lake 57. Go Nicole Go!</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="443" title="Design, 10000lakes, meyer" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/09/12/nicolemeyer_10000lake_01.jpg?1315844963" /> </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/branding-10000-lakes-nicole-meyer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/branding-10000-lakes-nicole-meyer#comments brand design graphic logo minneapolis personal series Sun, 11 Sep 2011 00:04:51 +0000 jessicapatterson 3311 at http://design.org Pop Pop Culture Icons: Shirt Design by David Schwen http://design.org/blog/pop-pop-culture-icons-shirt-design-david-schwen <p>Pop Culture! Get it, ehh (I hope so)? Check out this cute and clever t-shirt design of iconified characters from <a href="http://www.dschwen.com/" target="David Schwen">David Schwen</a>, a design director in Minneapolis.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/08/31/dschwen_shirt_07.jpg" alt="Design, schwen, tshirt" title="Design, schwen, tshirt" 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="448" title="Design, schwen, tshirt" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/09/02/dschwen_shirt_06.jpg?1315002130" /> </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/pop-pop-culture-icons-shirt-design-david-schwen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/pop-pop-culture-icons-shirt-design-david-schwen#comments design drink fashion icon minneapolis popculture t-shirt Thu, 01 Sep 2011 01:30:06 +0000 jessicapatterson 3294 at http://design.org Blood + Sweat + Chemo: Artcrank Poster Design http://design.org/blog/blood-sweat-chemo-artcrank-poster-design <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/04/04/thieman_chemo_12_0.jpg" width="620" height="671" alt="design, chemo, thieman" title="design, chemo, thieman" /></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="671" title="design, chemo, thieman" alt="design, chemo, thieman" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/04/04/thieman_chemo_12_0.jpg?1301985873" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/blood-sweat-chemo-artcrank-poster-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/blood-sweat-chemo-artcrank-poster-design#comments Bicycle charity design graphic minneapolis poster Tue, 05 Apr 2011 06:15:16 +0000 jessicapatterson 2767 at http://design.org Super Rad Nintendo Poster from Allan Peters http://design.org/blog/super-rad-nintendo-poster-allan-peters <p><a href="http://cargocollective.com/peters" target="Allan Peters">Allan Peters</a> designed this Super Rad poster as a contribution for <a href="http://www.toysintheatticshow.com/" target="Toys in the Attic">Toys in the Attic</a>, a toy drive and art show in Minneapolis. I love the cord typography and the simple shine effect.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/08/super_rad_3.jpg" alt="Design, poster, peters" title="Design, poster, peters" 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="619" title="Design, poster, peters" alt="Design, poster, peters" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/08/super_rad_3.jpg?1299647931" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/super-rad-nintendo-poster-allan-peters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/super-rad-nintendo-poster-allan-peters#comments charity design game graphic minneapolis poster print retro video game Wed, 09 Mar 2011 05:23:31 +0000 jessicapatterson 2698 at http://design.org The Untitled Series from Chad Hagen http://design.org/blog/untitled-series-chad-hagen <p>I love these Untitled Series designs from <a href="http://www.chadhagen.com/" target="Chad Hagen">Chad Hagen</a>, a designer in Minneapolis. They would look amazing as a computer background, hung on a wall in a grouping or spread throughout different rooms.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/01/hagen_1.jpg" alt="Design, chadhagen, untitled " title="Design, chadhagen, untitled " 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="792" title="Design, chadhagen, untitled " alt="Design, chadhagen, untitled " src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/01/hagen_1.jpg?1299027925" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/untitled-series-chad-hagen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/untitled-series-chad-hagen#comments design graphic minneapolis Wed, 02 Mar 2011 01:07:53 +0000 jessicapatterson 2680 at http://design.org Type Sandwiches: Burgervetica by David Schwen and Other Tasty Goodness http://design.org/blog/type-sandwiches-burgervetica-david-schwen-and-other-tasty-goodness <p>Designer <a href="http://www.dschwen.com/">David Schwen</a>, from Minneapolis, created these Type Sandwiches using Helvetica and color to show sandwich structure.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/25/type_sandwich_3.jpg" alt="Design, type, sandwich, helvetica, david schwen" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /><br /> <img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/25/type_sandwich_2.jpg" alt="Design, type, sandwich, helvetica, david schwen" 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="640" height="512" alt="Design, type, sandwich, helvetica, david schwen" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/25/type_sandwich_3.jpg?1295985479" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/type-sandwiches-burgervetica-david-schwen-and-other-tasty-goodness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/type-sandwiches-burgervetica-david-schwen-and-other-tasty-goodness#comments design food minneapolis typography Tue, 25 Jan 2011 20:19:14 +0000 jessicapatterson 2597 at http://design.org