March 2017

DIWHY: Understanding the DIY Revolution

Our ultra-modern world of on-demand services promises convenience and instant gratification; life moves fast, and we want things even faster. But at what cost? Understanding the DIY revolution—reclaiming our creativity to make more and do more—allows us a new way to connect to ourselves and to each other.

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The Expressive “Plus” Uncoated Paper Can Provide

Excerpt from a 1949 Strathmore direct mailer: Stiffening competition calls for the most compelling printed pieces the advertiser and printer can devise. That calls for the plus that only quality paper provides. To get concrete results, the printed piece needs and idea…interesting design…powerful copy…fine printing…and the most effective paper you can obtain for that particular job.

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Out of Line: The Incredible Creative Impact of Sketching

Doodling, drawing, workshopping, outlining: call it what you may, but putting pen to paper in search of something new is a powerful creative catalyst. Ideation and imagination need room to work it out, and based on psychological research and artistic practice, sketching space is the place where it often happens.

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SIGN me up! Introducing Mohawk Printable Textiles and Canvas for Wide Format

The way materials feel can be a powerful tool to help communicate a brand’s essence. That’s why we’re beyond excited to announce our latest foray into the world of inkjet printing….with a new line of printable textile and canvas.

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Get to Work with Field Notes

Field Notes have become one of the most popular notebooks people use for daily musings, doodles and to-do lists. For the Spring 2017 edition, Field Notes introduced “Utility,” a notebook format perfect for any hard worker who may spend a bit of their time in a local hardware store…or for anyone that aspires to do so.

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