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John Gilman
John GilmanSenior Graphic Designer

Remembering The “PURPLE pantONE”
August 24, 2017


It’s here: the Official® color of Prince.

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Hail To The Kingsford, Baby
June 30, 2017


John has a design treat for the hot-dog lovers out there. Happy Fourth!

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A Brightly Burning Trailblazer
March 1, 2017


John kicks off Women’s History Month with an appreciation of illustrator and designer Mary Blair.

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The Pen… Mightier
January 18, 2017


John shares some handheld favorites to enhance the writing experience.

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Giving The Gift Of Green
November 29, 2016


John shares some easy and attractive ways to bring a splash of color to your winter abode.

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Whelmed. Overly.
August 23, 2016


John dives into Netflix’s newest animated offering, “The Little Prince.”

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Design Inspiration 101
July 1, 2016


Is your creative well running dry? John shares some online resources that will replenish you.

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Go West, Young Man (Or At Least West-ish)
March 31, 2016


John shares some beautiful photography from his spring trip to the Black Hills.

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On Brainstorms: A Study In Staging Success
February 10, 2016


Brainstorms are a huge part of agency life, and John explores the best ways to bottle creative lightning.

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Best-Shared Secrets
December 16, 2015


John reflects on the openness and community spirit of the graphic-design world.

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