ENTER THE ICON6 ROADSHOW: DEADLINE IS APRIL 5

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ICON6, the 2010 installment of the biennial Illustrators Conference, will again feature the Roadshow, where the work of 100 artists is selected for a special portfolio salon. The deadline for self-nominations to be considered for the Roadshow is fast approaching: April 5.

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Inside the studio: Designing & cooking with Louise Fili (special recipe, too!)

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The work of Louise Fili — one of the most celebrated designers of our time — is richly allusive, with a depth of connotations … but always instantly, effortlessly recognizable as hers alone. Here she describes how her studio and love of cooking activate, enliven and inform her practice, and she offers a personal recipe.

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MOHAWK LAUNCHES LOOP, WORLD’S MOST COMPREHENSIVE LINE OF ENVIRONMENTAL PAPERS

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Mohawk Fine Papers announces the launch of Mohawk Loop: the world’s most comprehensive line of recycled and environmentally preferable papers. Made with renewable energy and post-consumer fiber — including the largest selection of 100% post-consumer waste (pcw) options — these papers offer an environmental pedigree without sacrificing quality, variety or performance. The line also includes a new silk finish paper with the highest pcw content for a coated paper available.

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Choose to re-use: Look at Chronicle Books

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[Alyson Kuhn] Three years ago today — April 1, 2007, no foolin’— Chronicle Books moved into a former warehouse that, in its original life, was a machine shop servicing ships in San Francisco Bay, just up the block. Two gantry cranes from that era still remain in the lobby. Chronicle’s commitment to creative re-use is manifest on every floor, in many a drawer and many a bin.

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Daily art nutrition at ArtistADay.com

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The mission of Artist A Day is to raise awareness of art globally and to bring more art to more people. This brainchild of Dave Pitman and Geoff Pitchford seems to be buy cheap kamagra

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Graphics Gone Green: Sustainable message, sustainable form

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Technologies like print on demand and e-books are altering the business environment for publishers and authors. The new book Graphics Gone Green demonstrates the intersection of technology and sustainable design, and it does so in a multiformat package designers will find intriguing and ultimately practical.

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