Chicago gets a glimpse of the Strathmore Archive

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The Strathmore Archive is a treasure trove of over 100 years of rare, historic and beautiful Strathmore paper promotions. Since its discovery, we have been hosting special events and pop-up exhibitions across North America to unveil and share selections from the archive with design enthusiasts and to celebrate Stathmore’s legacy.

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The Haptic Power of Paper

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hap•tic  or hap•tical adj. [<Gk. haptesthai, to touch.] Of or pertaining to the sense of touch.

When you are selling premium leather riding gear, haptic perception is what it’s all about.

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15 years of Milton Glaser and the Cooperstown Summer Music Festival

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The Cooperstown Summer Music Festival was founded by flutist and Artistic Director, Linda Chesis in 1999.  Since then, hundreds of performances have featured world-renowned musicians and artists.

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Champions of Craft: Olimpia Zagnoli, Jacobsen Salt, Shelter Social Club

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We know that materials matter, and the right materials can take a project from good to great. In issue number eight of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly, we explore a variety of brands that deliver experiences to their customers through the materials they use. Today we follow up with three companies that truly embrace this concept.

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Making Memories | How senses and emotions help us store and recall memories

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There’s a family vacation photo on your desk—looking at it, you can recall details like the sun, the waves, the funny thing your son said just before the picture was taken.

Objects are powerful triggers that prompt us to recall past experiences. Researchers continue to explore how the senses influence how we form impressions and store and recall memories. Not only is the science fascinating, but it can also shape how brands communicate and win fans.

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Champion of Craft: Brothers & Craft

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We know that materials matter, and the right materials can take a project from good to great.

In issue number eight of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly, we explore a new media and creative agency founded by four brothers in Charleston, South Carolina, called Brothers & Craft. The brothers specialize in visual and written content development, photography, videography, styling, branding strategy and have worked with some notable brands including Shinola, Liberty Fairs, Tommy Hilfiger, Veuve Clicquot, Fossil, and more.  Read on to learn how they astutely master their brand.

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