"Progressing Backwards" with Ryan Hamrick
Friday, May 10, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM (EDT)
TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT GO LIVE MONDAY, MAY 6 AT 10AM
Ryan Hamrick is a letterer, designer, writer and speaker based in Pittsburgh, PA. With clients across all industries and from all corners of the world, Ryan draws letters for a living for use in branding, apparel, advertising and just about anything else. Being completely self-taught, he's passionate about doing everything he can to give back and help others facing the daunting task of learning the craft of hand-lettering. Ryan keeps a current portfolio at ryanhamrick.com and also a sketch portfolio at hamrick.dunked.com.
Our sponsor shoutout goes to Sapling Press this month. Sapling Press is a letterpress print & design shop located on Butler Street in the Lawrenceville neighborhood of Pittsburgh. In addition to SP's own line of greeting cards, the shop turns out everything from business cards to wedding invitations. We print for us, we print for you. All letterpress, all the time. You can check out more about Sapling Press here.
The host with the most this month is the Society for Contemporary Craft! Presenting contemporary art in craft media by international, national, and regional artists since 1971, the Society for Contemorary Craft offers cutting edge exhibitions focused on multicultural diversity and non-mainstream art, as well as a range of classes, community outreach progams, and a retail store. Haven't heard of them before? Do yourself a favor and pop down to the Strip District to check them out.
MAY = BACKWARDS
CreativeMornings will be hosting unified themes across all 40+ chapters in 2013.
This month, over 5,000 attendees will meet up at CreativeMornings events on six continents for speakers that relate to our May theme, “Backwards”.
Through these themes, CreativeMornings hopes to stir up a global conversation among our fantastic, local creative communities.
CreativeMornings is a monthly morning gathering for creative types.There are chapters around the world, including Los Angeles, New York, Auckland, Zurich, Chicago, and London.
Each event includes a 20 minute lecture, followed by a 20 minute group discussion. The gathering begins at 8:30am with the topic presentation starting at 9:00am and everyone taking off for work at 10am. All CreativeMornings are free of charge!
When & Where
CreativeMornings is a monthly speaker series and morning gathering of creative types. Each event includes a 15-20 minute lecture, followed by a 20 minute group discussion. The gathering begins at 8:30am with the topic presentation starting at 9:00am and everyone taking off for work at 10am. CreativeMornings are free of charge!
CreativeMornings/Pittsburgh is organized by Kate Stoltzfus