Issue 03: Mohawk Maker Quarterly: Pride in the Details

100% Cotton paper (Mohawk Strathmore Pure Cotton) that feels crisp and elegant beneath your fingertips, intriguing stories of talented makers from around the globe. Bright, vibrant colors, the unmistakable smell of printers’ ink..Experience the Mohawk Maker Quarterly, Issue 03: Pride in the Details.

Craftsmanship & attention to detail define excellence in any discipline. The third issues of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly and Mohawk Craft Cooperative focus on the importance of the details, one of Mohawk’s core business beliefs. To underscore the message and further showcase the tactile beauty of fine paper, the issues are printed on Mohawk Strathmore, widely regarded as the finest writing, letterhead and social stationery paper made today.

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Strathmore papers are selected and used by designers and brands who seek the very best, including Conde Nast, Georgia Tech, Yale University, Legg Mason, White & Case, among others.

The third issue of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly is printed on Mohawk Strathmore Pure Cotton paper, an ultra-premium 100% cotton paper made from the finest cotton pulps. Its crisp, starched, wove finish projects an image of elegance while demonstrating the ultimate in craftsmanship and detail.

Strathmore Pure Cotton paper and the Mohawk Maker Quarterly both proudly display the prestigious Strathmore watermark, another hallmark of this luxurious, historic and distinctive brand.

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Also featured in the Mohawk Maker Quarterly is an original poster by Jessica Hische, a talented letterer and graphic designer. Jessica Hische is known for her Daily Drop Cap project, as well as many beautiful illustrative works such as collaboration with Penguin books, Barnes & Noble Classics, the new MailChimp identity, and much more.

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The centerfold reveals a bold and unexpected surprise: the poster illustration featuring the Wes Anderson quote, “The details that’s what the world is made of,” is an original commissioned for Mohawk. Using the Mohawk Live augmented reality mobile app, readers can watch an exclusive time lapse video of Jessica as she skillfully illustrates the poster in her design studio.

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Additional content in Mohawk Maker Quarterly issue three includes Curating the Details, an interview with Ellen Lupton, curator of the Cooper Hewitt, and The Movement a selection of stories and photos highlighting extraordinary makers, including:

  • Gabriel Dawe, Installation artist, Dallas, Texas
  • Williams-Handmade, Traditionally crafted leather goods, Worcester, England
  • Daniele Papuli, Maker of paper sculpture installations, Milan, Italy
  • Ramen Shop, Chez Panisse alums turned ramen masters, Oakland, CA
  • Jeff Canham, Traditional sign painter and designer, San Francisco, CA
  • Olympic Provisions, European style, handcrafted charcuterie, Portland, OR
  • Guy Laramee, Artist who transforms books into landscapes, Montreal, Canada
  • Zim and Zou, Artist duo specializing in paper sculptures, Nancy, France
  • Upstate, Garment makers using the Shibori technique, Brooklyn, NY
  • Eric Standley, A fine artist of the utmost detail, Blacksburg, VA
  • Beauty’s Bagel Shop, Makers of Montreal-style, wood-fired bagels, Oakland, CA

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The Mohawk Maker Quarterly issue three was designed by Hybrid Design, San Francisco, CA. Printed on Mohawk Strathmore Pure Cotton (100% Cotton), Ultimate White 28 Writing (105gsm). Four color process printing by Sandy Alexander, Clifton , NJ.

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You can sign up to receive the Mohawk Maker Quarterly for free here, or view it online at Issuu.

Hurry, Issue three will be available to new subscribers who sign up through this Friday, Feb 7. If you’ve already subscribed to previous issues, there’s no need to register again.

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Next we’ll explore the third issue of the Mohawk Craft Cooperative….stay tuned.

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