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The Ladies of Letterpress: News + A New Book Release

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The Ladies of Letterpress is an international community of letterpress printers and print enthusiasts. Founded in 2009 by Jessica White and Ksenyia Thomas, LoLP’s mission is to promote the art and craft of letterpress printing and to encourage the voice and creative vision of women printers. (Membership is open to both men and women.) The organization allows members to share advice, resources and inspiration – and aims to help members become self-sustaining printers. Furthermore »

Educational Resources for Young Designers & Students

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We live in a time of transition, in which we move from printed formats to digital media and back again, and we use digital tools to create physical objects. More young designers today are specializing in digital design work, yet it’s also critical that they understand the importance of how to select and specify the highest quality papers for printed projects. Furthermore »

Make a Blurb Book, Upgrade (for Free!) to Mohawk Superfine Paper

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This month, we’re teaming up with Blurb to help you make your next book the best it can be—with a free upgrade to Mohawk Superfine paper.

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The Power of Impression

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The word ‘impression’ has several meanings. Impressions can be both physical and emotional; they can be both quickly formed and long lasting. They bring life to communication, and they shape perception.

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Under Armour Spring/Summer ’15 LookBook: Designed with the Athlete in Mind

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Founded in 1996 by Kevin Plank, a former University of Maryland football player, Under Armour is a global powerhouse in the world of performance apparel, footwear and equipment. Known by athletes as the go-to brand for staying cool, dry and comfortable during a game or workout, Under Amour is continually innovating and expanding its technical product assortment with a mission to make all athletes better.

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The Mast-ery of Materials: Handcrafted Chocolates

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In the second issue of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly, we highlight a diverse group of makers and artisans who share their stories behind the importance of the materials they use for their products. While each person had a unique story to tell and expertise to share, we found that underlying their differences were two common values: quality and sustainability.

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