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Blog Archive

Date Title Category Tags
2016-09-02 Carin Goldberg 2016 interview, graphic design, Graphic design masters, Carin Goldberg 2016, book design & publishing Carin Goldberg 2016, graphic design masters, publishing, graphic design & book design
2015-11-18 Route to Market website website, web design, programming, collaboration, branding, flat design, marketing & 0
2014-12-30 Happy New Years everyone! New Years happy new years & 2015
2014-12-23 Happy Holidays! Holidays holidays & 2014
2014-05-28 Jason Gurley: The Double-ended Cyclops of Indie Publishing Indie publishing, self publishing, book design & marketing indie publishing, self publishig, indie author, jason gurley, eleanor, book design & marketing
2014-05-27 A master passes: Massimo Vignelli 1931 – 2014 Graphic design masters & graphic design massimo vignelli, death, graph design master passes & design heroes
2014-05-05 New website! news New Website, Company news, branding, website, web design & flat design
2014-05-02 L.M. Montgomery Series book design, book cover design & illustration L.M. Mongomery, sourcebooks, jacqui oakley, illustration, book cover design, collaboration & series design
2014-03-07 New Year! New Logo! New Site! News Branding
2014-02-13 A Calculated Life Book Trailer
2013-11-20 PRINT RDA 2013
2013-10-15 Faceout Books Interview!
2013-09-26 Discovering Aberration Cover Reveal
2013-08-23 PRINT DESIGN AWARD
2013-04-15 The evolution of NYX
2013-01-15 Quoted Quarterly Podcast > Episode 17 > Briar Levit
2013-01-08 Quoted Quarterly Podcast > Episode 16 > Ingrid Paulson
2012-11-29 Quoted Quarterly Podcast > Episode 15 > Vacation Response
2012-10-04 The Heirloom Collection
2012-08-15 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode 14>Goofs and Gaffes
2012-08-02 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode 13>Feeling Blue
2012-07-25 Quoted Quarterly Podcast> Episode 12> AAUP? Yeah, you know me!
2012-05-04 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode 11>back at it!
2012-04-26 Lisa Fyfe: Fuss with it, fuss with it a little more, and then fuss with it some more...
2012-03-19 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode 10>Elisabeth Bjone
2012-02-29 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode 09>Michel Vrana
2012-02-13 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode 8>Charles Brock
2012-02-03 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode 7>Catching Up
2012-01-17 A Life in Words and Letters: Carin Goldberg
2012-01-05 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode 6>Specialties
2012-01-04 Happy New Years!
2011-12-29 Charles Brock: Facing Out
2011-12-28 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode Five>SpecWork and Design Contests
2011-12-16 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode Four>The Book Cover Experience
2011-12-08 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode Three>eBooks
2011-11-29 Quoted Quarterly Podcast>Episode Two>Self-publishing
2011-08-01 Matt Roeser has an innate sense of curiosity about everything...
2011-06-06 Polish Book Cover Design Competition at 50 Watts
2010-12-14 Shimkoviak interview @ the Caustic Cover Critic...
2010-10-27 The Black Hole...
2010-10-26 Gorilla in tie gets some attention...
2010-10-22 Desks and what they say about us...
2010-08-11 For better or worse, you must follow...
2010-06-18 Narrowing down the selection
2010-05-28 Michel Vrana on the iPad Wired App
2010-05-18 What has come and gone
2010-05-18 Two blogs that make us happy
2010-05-04 Tattoos
2010-04-23 Jaya Miceli: Thrilled to be a part of it
2010-04-23 The Designer Formerly Known as Black Eye Design
2010-04-13 Where oh where has the covers.fwis blog gone?
2010-04-13 Raoul Vaneigem
2010-04-13 Vintage French posters
2010-04-09 Friday Sillies...
2010-04-07 Sweet liberation
2010-04-06 Say it with type
2010-04-05 Pride in design – and not in a good way
2010-04-04 Mag+ live with Popular Science+
2010-04-04 Fluidity in design
2010-04-04 Jaya Miceli + Megan Wilson + color
2010-04-02 RIP legendary comic book inker and editor Dick Giordano
2010-04-02 Friday Sillies...
2010-04-01 Inspiration vs. derivation, plus some really great stuff from Edward Ruscha
2010-03-31 Apple and the iPad: a "members only" endeavor?
2010-03-31 Superman comic book breaks record
2010-03-31 The strange, the weird, the bizarre, the winner
2010-03-31 More please!
2010-03-31 There's late, and then there's late.
2010-03-31 Harry Potter redesign aimed to reach next generation – feel old yet?
2010-03-31 Fabulously Phony
2010-03-30 Bad case of the Monday blahs? We've got your antidote
2010-03-30 Penguin 75: Designers, Authors, Commentary (the Good, the Bad...)
2010-03-28 The crossing of Curious George
2010-03-27 Reality. It’s Harsh.
2010-03-27 The gem that is the independent bookstore
2010-03-27 10 cover designs to chew on
2010-03-21 Through the eyes of an amateur:
2010-03-10 Kimberly Glyder: On work, balance, and working with good people
2010-03-01 The Ten Commandments of Dieter Rams
2010-02-22 Archie Ferguson: "Being a designer is part of the fiber of my being."
2010-02-10 Design on the other side of the world...
2010-02-07 On Editing the Novel (a Primer): Laura Warholic by Alexander Theroux
2010-02-03 Marc J. Cohen has a soft spot for book publishing
2010-01-26 Carin Goldberg: Problem Solver
2010-01-25 Another book (design) related blog?
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