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Joanne Grobe
Joanne Grobe

All In The Family
August 27, 2013


Joanne, the youngest of 11 kids, has contributed to plenty of awkward (and hysterical) family photos. Here she walks us through years of pain, suffering and laughs.

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Taking Correspondence Offline
July 29, 2013


Even in a digital world, letterhead matters. In these examples, the voice and personality of artists, activists and entertainers are neatly packed into an 8.5-inch by 11-inch piece of actual paper.

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Modern Midwest Seeks Design Intern
July 11, 2013


Modern Midwest is looking for a design intern who’s eager, versatile and seriously creative. We are looking for someone who can bring a high design sensibility to this super exciting initiative.

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Summer Stress: Take It Outside
June 24, 2013


Since the green started to appear, I have seen so many magazine covers that offer 67 ways to take the […]

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Tagging With Care
May 28, 2013


The label on Dad’s faded sweatshirt declares ‘I’m proud to be a farmer.’ It’s a simple phrase that captured his essence. How can these tiny tags say so much?

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Picturebooks: Just For Kids…And Designers
April 30, 2013


Picturebooks have a magical quality of speaking to young hearts with expressive simplicity, but also engaging grown-up minds with subtle reflections on what it means to be human.

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A Breath Of Fresh Air: From South Asia To N.E. Minneapolis
April 3, 2013


Think OUTSIDE. No need for a box…just get out, look up while you are walking and take it all in with these two great shows.

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Calling All Types To Hamilton Wood Type And Museum
March 7, 2013


With a new home opening soon in Two Rivers, Wis., the Hamilton is the only museum dedicated to the preservation, study, production and printing of wood type. For creative types, this will be a great summer road trip.

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