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Sunset stripped: a case study in bad graphic design

Aaron James Draplin is a national treasure. If I have a graphic design hero, he is it. I discovered him several years ago when Advertising Age, I think, offered a link to a video of Draplin taking viewers through his

‘Preservation through production’ keeps letterpresses running at Hatch Show Print

Ubiquitous construction cranes betray the undeniable fact that Music City is a modern boomtown, by some estimates adding 80 new residents each day. Yet like any great city, Nashville is special for its rich history. Ryman Auditorium, opened in 1892,

Give Hershey for the holidays

This effort amounts to a proverbial toe in the water, which is progress considering that last year I never broke through the ice. For the 2015 holiday season, I attempted to sell U.S.-made T-shirts bearing the logo of Pennsylvania Puck,