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[Alyson Kuhn] The 26 posters from Getting Upper, the 2011 exhibition curated by Amos Klausner for the Pasadena Museum of California Art, are also an A–Z of the art of screen printing. The limited-edition suite is our current collection on Felt & Wire…
 
[Alyson Kuhn] This post is my salute-to-spring paper fling thing, showcasing my current favorite notecards and their colorful friends. The cards are so lively, I don’t even like to keep them closed up in their boxes. Some of them are companions to current…
 
The latest stamp issue released by the United States Postal Service (USPS) has a very important message: go green. Each stamp features an illustration reminding us of the simple things we can do to make an impact — use energy-saving lightbulbs, com…
 
[Alyson Kuhn] Great heavens. The first month of the first year of the new decade was stellar for type designer Matthew Carter. He became the recipient of a five-year MacArthur Fellowship (widely referred to, though never by Carter himself, as a "genius gr…
 
[Alyson Kuhn] Yesterday, we reported on StampYearbook.com, the new companion website to the actual yearbook the USPS publishes every year. Today, we take you on a quick tour of the 2012 print edition. It's already on sale, and it's not your grandfather’s…
 
[Alyson Kuhn] The Genesee Center for the Arts 2012 calendar is fresh off the press — all 57 letterpress passes. The center is in Rochester, N.Y., which we are realizing is a printerly paradise —and not just because it’s home to the Rochester Institute of…
 
[Alyson Kuhn] When Jane Monast at Mohawk sent me an e-mail two weeks ago about the 3191 project, I clicked on the link… nodded at my screen, scrolled around, started smiling… and promptly sent Maria Alexandra Vettese {aka MAV} an e-mail that saidorder…
 
[Sean Adams] For several years I dedicated myself to advancing the design profession and designers. In addition to serving as AIGA president, I wrote a column for STEP magazine, "Q&A," which gave me the opportunity to interview amazing designers. When…
 
[Alyson Kuhn] ’Tis the season to think about mailing: Thanksgiving greetings, holiday and new year’s cards, perhaps a year-in-review letter, or a clever little desk calendar for 2011. Store-bought cards come with envelopes (and sometimes the envelope actu…
 
[Mieke ten Have] As with many considered-obsolete paper relics, I have a certain preoccupation with calling cards. Calling cards of society’s past necessitated only the bearer’s name, as though all contact information was decidedly already known to the ca…
 

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