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Champion of Craft: Lisa Congdon

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As we celebrate the influence of art and design on perception with the recently released Mohawk Maker Quarterly, we’re taking a closer look at the group of talented makers featured in issue five.  Furthermore »

Champion of Craft: Ladyfingers Letterpress

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As we celebrate the influence of art and design on perception with the recently released Mohawk Maker Quarterly, we’ll take a closer look at the group of talented makers featured in issue five.

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The Recorder: Reimagined, Redesigned + Relaunched

Photography Credit: Luke Tonge

This month typography and design fans globally have heralded the relaunch of The Recorder. Originally published in 1902 as a method to highlight the history of typography and products used within the industry,  The Recorder was primarily known as a trade magazine until the early 1970’s. Now, with a brilliant redesign and relaunch, it celebrates the relevancy of type in today’s culture. Furthermore »

Mohawk Maker Campaign Recognized in AIGA’s Justified Design Competition

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In a technological era punctuated with e-mail, smart phones, tablets and texts, Mohawk believes a new maker culture is emerging. The Mohawk Maker Campaign and the Mohawk Maker Quarterly publication speak to the heart of this maker community – and their need to create. Furthermore »

Illustrator extraordinaire Craig Frazier collaborates with Mohawk on Sketchy

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“For every finished illustration or design, there is a sketch sharing the same DNA.” – Craig Frazier
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5 Lessons on How We Got Inspired at Create Upstate

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Two weeks ago the Upstate NY AIGA Chapter held its first Design Week and hosted the second annual Create Upstate conference. We were lucky enough to attend and found inspiring and creative takeaways in all of the talks from local designers, developers, and entrepreneurs.

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