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.
April 22nd marks the 46th annual celebration of Earth Day. Here at Mohawk, environmental commitment, social responsibility and corporate stewardship are woven into the fabric of our culture and business practices, and we believe the origin of exceptional craft lies in exceptional materials. So, over the next several weeks, we’ll take a closer look at many of the talented artisans, craftspeople and makers featured in past issues of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly who choose only the highest quality, sustainable materials for their products.
Today we highlight the Almanac Beer Company of Northern California, a brewery dedicated to producing unique seasonal artisan ales with ingredients sourced by local farms.
Starting by hand defines the method of the master craftsman of graphic design, Massimo Vignelli. January 10th would have marked the design icon’s 85th birthday. In Massimo’s honor, we look back at his method, as we remember his legacy.
This year we kicked off a series of storytelling inserts entitled “Champions of Craft,” created to recognize the work of aspiring and seasoned designers and makers. In the November/December 2015 issue of GDUSA, we champion the work of Lotta Nieminen, a Finland based illustrator, graphic designer and art director, whose love for materials and color drives her work.