Signature Mix 2014: Trade Show Friends

Signature Mix 2014: Formulary 55

We’re back in the swing of things after having a booth at Signature Mix at the Javits Center last month. Today, I’d like to introduce you to some of the amazing, talented makers we met at the show.
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Mayor Cranley Freezes Central Parkway Bikeway Project: let’s do the Time Warp again!

$1,000 Grant Up for Grabs in OTR: for neighborhood businesses pursuing innovative products or services.

Let Them Eat Hot Dogs: on the privatization of public spaces in NYC.

Maps Reveal a Starkly Segregated NYC: unsurprising news.

NYC 78-83: crazy old photos of the city.

Austin Is the New Brooklyn: ha, maybe you can mess with Texas.

Our Cubicles, Ourselves: How the Modern Office Shapes American Life: I’m so grateful to have escaped cubicle life for the moment.


New Workshops Hope to Assist Homebuyers Looking to Rehab in Over-the-Rhine: register here; offered by the OTR Foundation.

Insight OTR: “aims to highlight the people, stories, and community in Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio, through audio and written recordings.”

Exploring Austin’s Street Art, Murals & Mosaics: tons of free eye candy; makes me really want to visit Austin again.

The Little Garden Studio: Children’s Community Garden and Art Center: a really cool effort to revitalize a vacant bus depot in Vancouver, WA.

League of Creative Interventionists: turning the city into an adult playground?

Are Malls Over?: to quote from Portlandia, “It’s so over.”

Tom Waits Map: “a map of places from Tom Waits songs;” OMFG, amazing.

Seed Bomb Kits at Williams-Sonoma

VisuaLingual Cocktail Garnish Seed Bomb Kit at Williams-Sonoma

We’ve been busy branching out! Williams-Sonoma has just launched its brand-new Agrarian line, which includes two exclusive seed bomb kits made right here in Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati by your favorite little team of worker bees: Cocktail Garnishes and Culinary Herbs.
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