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Jenny Zanatta
Jenny Zanatta

Tee Is For Tilia
December 14, 2012


Tilia logo

The restaurant Tilia hosted a T-shirt design contest — and now they have a winner! So let’s see the winning design, and find out why bears hate Tilia so much.

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Tee Is For Tilia
November 14, 2012


Tilia logo

…as in table for 6. No waiting. Check’s on Tilia. Intrigued? Tilia is holding a T-shirt design contest to support the non-profit Linden Hills Farmers market. Winner gets their shirt printed in a limited run, and a free dinner for six!

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Discover The Refined Beauty Behind ‘Harry Potter’
September 19, 2012


With the launch of The Printorium, two artists who created the look of the printed materials in the ‘Harry Potter’ movies make their designs available to fans. Fast Horse graphic designer Jenny Zanatta can hardly contain her excitement.

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Dusty Signs, Done Beautifully
August 24, 2012


Dusty Signs - Augtoberfest Menu Detail

If you partook in Tilia’s Augtoberfest last Sunday, you saw amazing work from Dusty Signs. Take a look at the heart and soul behind this authentic craft, and what makes it so beautiful.

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A Pony Cuts Her Mane
August 1, 2012


Jenny’s bio on the Fast Horse website is all about her hair. At a mere 5 foot 2 inches, our designer sported hair stretching half her height! But now, this pony’s tail is going to a greater cause.

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Signage In Old Spoon-Town
July 3, 2012


Jenny has visited the small town of Spooner, Wis., every summer of her life. Now, as a designer, she has taken particular interest in the eclectic mix of signage found on the downtown stretch.

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Cultivating The Right Look For Linden Hills Farmers Market
June 7, 2012


This weekend marked the first ever Linden Hills Farmers Market. Fast Horse was lucky enough to play a role in bringing this wonderful market to life, including designing the entire brand from scratch.

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Finding Your Font At Lost Type
May 16, 2012


Need a font with a bit more zest than your standard Helvetica or Gotham? The Lost Type font co-op may be your answer. This growing group offers more than 40 fonts — and a unique ‘pay-what-you-want” model.

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The Quintessential Sunday Afternoon
April 26, 2012


The intersection of 50th and Xerxes in South Minneapolis is home to a number of locally owned shops well worth a visit on a warm, Sunday afternoon. Our designer shares her three favorite antique shops on the corner, and what makes them so special.

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Nostalgia For The Glory Days Of 8-Bit Video Games
April 9, 2012


With all the elaborately and beautifully designed video games today, our designer relives some of the simpler games of her childhood.

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