From our friends at AIGA:
FREE SOCIAL EVENT! Spend an evening chatting with like-minded professionals at AIGA Idaho’s no-host mixer. Not into cocktails? We’d still love to see you there. Cheers!
Before the credits roll on 2016, AIGA Idaho and Boise Graphic Design Group invite you to make merry with your fellow designers for a festive night of movie trivia. Celebrate the season with new and old friends, some friendly competition, and prizes!
AIGA Idaho is hosting Drinks for Design, a social get-together for designers and like-minded individuals. From the folks at AIGA:
Enjoy the spring weather and come have a drink with some fellow designers. No agenda other than socializing and networking with some great like-minded people. If you want bring a project to share and get feedback great; but no pressure.
We can’t wait to see you!
Join us for this second part of AIGA Idaho Education Series event on web design featuring Aaron Day web programmer, designer and owner of Thrive Web Designs and Steve Norell Sr. interactive designer at Drake Cooper.
January 13, 2016
Doors opens 11:30 AM
Event 12–1:30 PM
Boise State University Venture College,
301 S. Capitol Blvd (SW Corner Front and Capitol)
Registration is required, seating is limited. Lunch will be provided.
Join AIGA Idaho for an Evening with Bill Carman
Known for his stunning illustrations, Bill Carman has harnessed his creative passions and applied them to a wide variety of positions including freelancer, teacher, art director and more. In August 2015, Carman released his second book: Imagery from the Bird’s Home. Join AIGA Idaho for an evening with Carman as he discusses how he turned his creativity into an expression of a journey through life.
There will be a raffle for prizes including a signed copy of Carman’s new work and a printed piece of Carman’s art. Books and posters will be for sale and Carman will be available for signing after his presentation.
AIGA Idaho and the Boise Advertising Federation are co-presenting a luncheon featuring Nick Thiel, Design Director at Hornall Anderson in Seattle. From the event description on Facebook:
Join AIGA Idaho and the Boise Ad Fed for lunch with Nick Thiel, Design Director at Hornall Anderson in Seattle. Nick will be discussing the idea of “Brand Largesse.”
Abstract: Building a brand is hard. Building a brand that people love is even harder. With the myriad strategies and tactics at your disposal, consider simple ways to create love by delivering joy to your consumers when and where they least suspect it.
Drake Cooper in Boise announced recently that Jennie Myers has accepted the role of Creative Director.
Jennie has been with the agency for six years, and has led creative efforts for clients such as The Idaho Travel Council, CBH Homes, 44 North Vodka, Bodybuilding.com, Microsoft Office, Simplot, and The Idaho Department of Labor, among others. She also recently completed the Executive MBA program at Boise State University, serves as a board member of both the Boise Advertising Federation and AIGA Idaho, and is an adjunct professor at BSU.
You can read more about the news (and see some of the work that Jennie has played a part in) on the Drake Cooper website.
While belated, congratulations to Jennie are still in order.
AIGA Idaho is seeking professionals to serve as mentors to student-members from Boise State University and Northwest Nazarene University this spring. For those interested, AIGA is hosting their Mixed Mentor event this evening at BSU, or if you’re not able to attend but would still like to get involved, contact the folks at AIGA Idaho for more details.