Save the date! The OTR/Gateway Summer Celebration will take place on Sat 20 Jun. The event will include tons of art and craft vendors, food and drinks, live music and other entertainment. We will have a booth filled with handmade goodies, and yours truly is designing all the promotional materials for the event. This screenprinted poster was finished over the weekend, and you’ll hopefully start seeing it around town this week.
Here’s an exclusive sneak peek inside VisuaLingual‘s high-tech production facility. Below is our proprietary screen-drying apparatus:
Our highly trained in-house Color Expert mixes colors with such subtlety that it’s almost as though she hasn’t done anything at all:
Paper is cut by the Paper-Cutting Department:
Registration is accomplished with lots of blue painter’s tape:
Printing the first color:
I like it; great use of negative space, and it doesn’t hit you over the head with its message, allowing the viewer greater engagement with the content:
Analog debugging, courtesy of our Quality Control Department:
Printing the second color:
So, if you’re wondering why you didn’t see us at a certain condo-warming party, it’s because we were busy working for the greater good. In fact, if you’re ever wondering why we’re absent from some social thingamajobber, it’s probably because we’re holed up in the studio, cooking up some more graphic goodness. It’s a hard knock life.