1859 Media artist Brendan Loscar talks us through his creative logo design process in this guest blog post.  Design can be a mysterious phenomenon. In our everyday lives, we interact with design constantly and, most often, on a subconscious level. Restaurant menus, billboards, logos, clothing and even road signs have been created from the imagination […]

Brooks Resources is the co-developer of NorthWest Crossing, an award-winning mixed-use neighborhood on Bend’s westside. The neighborhood has been recognized as a thoughtfully planned community, using traditional neighborhood development (TND) design principles. In this recent post on their blog, the developers take a brief look at how design impacts one aspect of the neighborhood — […]

  An interview with Pamela Hulse Andrews, CEO/Founder of Cascade Publications Cascade Publications will soon be launching Bend Fashion Quarterly. What was the inspiration for the new publication? My dearest friend, Joanne Sunnarborg, owner of Desperado in the Old Mill District, told me she was thinking of opening a shoe store. During our conversation I […]

  Ben Hull, featured in this post, will be at Bend Design 2015 as a guest panelist at Thursday’s workshop “Design: The Process” moderated by April Baer of Oregon Public Broadcasting. Inspired by a desire to create a design that was reflective of the Central Oregon region, the team at NewsChannel 21 sought out local talent to […]