Category Archives: Uncategorized

HTB Screen Printers

Located in Rochester, HTB Screen Printers specializes in custom screen printing.

HTB Screen Printers

Paper vs. Computer

The Advantages of Pen and Paper before Designing on the Computer

Black markers and marker paper are fantastic for letting ideas flow freely!

Type Fight!

Type Fight pins the same letter up against each other to fight it out for the best designed character. Vote for which letter you think is better!

Type and Extras

Best of 2011 Typography by From Up North

Have you all heard about the Behance Network’s Student Showdown? Check out the details here.

From the website:

With fall semester behind you, Behance wants to see your best final projects and give your work the recognition it deserves.

This month, break out your best work that you’ve submitted for grading, and let’s celebrate student work from all around the world. All disciplines of work are welcome.┬áTo participate, all entrants must be currently enrolled in school or graduated within the last 3 months. Entry is free.

We’re giving away great prizes and perks!

By submitting your student work, you will be eligible for a variety of awards and recognition. We’re awarding one lucky winner with the Ultimate Creative Professional Career Starter Kit, valued at $1000. All submissions will be judged by top creatives. Check out the full list of awards here.

Welcome to Type Week!

It’s Type Week! Be sure to check out these great events coming up! We will also be celebrating Type Week on the blog so check back for some cool links!

Type Week Events at RIT

Internship Opportunity – The Philipson Group

The Philipson Group is looking for a design intern for Greentopia ASAP. This is a good opportunity to network and it is a paid position at about 20 hours a week. If you are interested please contact Alexia (RIT GD alum) at alexia@philipsongroup.com along with your resume and examples of work/link to your portfolio. Check out their website here.

Internship Opportunity – Boydell & Brewer

Marketing Internship

The North American headquarters of Boydell & Brewer, located in Rochester, NY, is looking for an intern for its Marketing department. This opportunity will provide the individual excellent experience in the fields of publishing and publicity.

Boydell & Brewer is a prestigious, UK-based publisher of scholarly monographs with medieval studies representing the core of their title list. Boydell & Brewer also administers several other imprints, including the University of Rochester Press, which specializes in academic titles in a variety of fields.

Qualifications
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, be detail-oriented and able to work independently. Graphic design skills are a plus, but not a requirement.

Responsibilities
– Researching potential book markets, and print, electronic and broadcast media outlets
– Maintaining and monitoring a press-wide database
– Preparing publicity kits
– Administering print marketing campaigns
– Creating and proofreading various promotional materials
– Updating files
– Distributing press coverage
– Approximately 15 hours per week

This internship is unpaid, but can be arranged for course credit as long as the student is sponsored by an approved faculty member.

Interested candidates should email a resume and thoughtful cover letter explaining why they feel they are qualified, and how this internship will help them in future career goals to Kristin Stine at stine@boydellusa.net