It’s time for the annual VL Gift Guide and, as always, the focus is on the talented independent designers whose work we admire, including friends from Crafty Supermarket and a few cool peeps we met at Signature Mix in NYC earlier this year. Continue reading →
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. Continue reading →
The new Milwaukee Rotary Centennial Arboretum reclaims 40 acres of formerly industrial land along the Milwaukee River as an arboretum of native species and improved wildlife habitat. For its grand opening this Saturday, we were asked to produce custom seed bombs using native seeds, screenprinted with the arboretum’s logo. The opening celebration will also include music, crafts and guided tours.
Marisa Seguin was born in Vancouver, BC and now lives in Milwaukee, where she’s studying illustration. Her series of illustrated city maps is very sweet and includes Milwaukee, Vancouver, Paris, Venice, and San Francisco [I love that Milwaukee is part of a series that includes a couple of grand European cities]. Continue reading →