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April 25, 2014 // Dribbble Meetup at General Assembly

General Assembly LA - Los Angeles, CA    Map it »

Want to become a design all-star but not sure how to get onto the court? Join fellow LA graphic designers, front-end web developers, UX professionals, and Dribbble Players for food, drinks, music, and networking on General Assembly’s LA campus.

If you want to get in the game early, participate in the Dribbble Rebound Challenge to score some swag! Space is limited, so RSVP before the buzzer to be a part of this inaugural event.

Makers Moments:

Nathan Yoder, Senior Hand Letterer at Sevenly
Dan Kuhlken, the DK of DKNG Studios

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May 9, 2014 // Gallery & Live Screen Printing Show

Tractorbeam - Dallas, TX    Map it »

Join us May 9th from 7-10pm at the DKNG Gallery & Live Screen Printing Show hosted by Tractorbeam. Featuring limited edition prints from DKNG Studios and Live Screen Printing brought to you by The Alexa Machine Co. 

Enjoy music, drinks and great design by DKNG in the Tractorbeam gallery space. The limited edition prints will be on sale. Don’t miss this chance to take home a rare DKNG print of your own.

Then, get your hands dirty with live screen printing brought to you by The Alexa Machine Co.  DKNG has designed special graphics just for this show. With 6 screens of various colors & designs you can mix and match to make a custom poster.

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May 7, 2014 // DSVC Welcomes DKNG

Angelika Film Center - Dallas, TX    Map it »

On May 7th, we’re headed to Dallas, TX to speak at The Dallas Society of Visual Communications’ May meeting. Join us at the Angelika Film Center for a 6pm reception with our lecture following at 7pm.

Admission is free for DSVC members, $10 for students, and $20 for non-members. We’ll be discussing how we got started, our collaboration process, and some of our most challenging and rewarding projects to date.

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May 3-4, 2014 // Unique LA

California Market Center Penthouse - Los Angeles, CA    Map it »

The largest Made-in-America shopping event in the country, attendees get the rare chance to meet and shop directly from over 350 hand-selected designers and artists. The exciting two-day shopping event makes it easy for you to buy local and support LA’s economy, discover great design and deals, join in community, and have a blast. The products at the show are proudly made right here in the USA so you’re putting your dollars right back into our economy and local community! Visit our popular Cafe to take a break and enjoy a coffee or delicious locally-made food. With fun for everyone plan to spend the day with us.

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Ongoing // Skillshare: Textures & Halftones for Screen Printing

Skillshare.com - Online Class

DKNG is teaching their second online class on skillshare.com! This class is for designers who want to bring their artwork to life in the form of a screen printed poster. We’ll teach you the steps to convert your digital design to screen-printable color separations and along the way you’ll learn how to create realistic textures and use halftones to maintain detail in your work.  This is a self-paced course which includes 5 video lectures.

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Ongoing // Skillshare: Rock Poster Design

Skillshare.com - Online Class

Ever fallen in love with a concert poster for a band you didn’t even know? We’ll teach you how to create a poster that will inspire fans and captivate fans-to-be. This class will take you through the entire process of designing a poster for a concert, movie, or other event. This class is perfect for aspiring designers looking to add a poster design to their portfolio or expand their knowledge of translating ideas from mind to paper to computer.