Adventures In Design
America's only daily morning talk show for creatives just like you. Sometimes educational, sometimes off topic but always entertaining! New Episodes Monday-Friday!
info_outline 961 - Is The Pin Game Still Alive? - The DKNG Show 25 05/23/2019
961 - Is The Pin Game Still Alive? - The DKNG Show 25 Before you make your next enamel pin listen to this episode where DKNG gives you an update on the Pin War. We also get to hear about working with the Cartoon Network, Creative Works Seattle & meeting your design heroes.
info_outline 957 - Nancea Ceo - Costume Designer for The Chi 05/16/2019
957 - Nancea Ceo - Costume Designer for The Chi Nancea Ceo has reached that moment in her career that most creatives can't wait to get to, the moment where you get to choose projects that matter to you versus the one you have to do. In today's crazy 24-hour news cycle Nancea wanted to take her costume design and fashion talents to a project that mattered and one that helped tell the story of social justice, she found a creative home on Showtime's The Chi.
info_outline 956 - Shop Talk "Heaven Could Be Awkward" 05/15/2019
956 - Shop Talk "Heaven Could Be Awkward" After a week of battle, Mark & Billy try to kiss and makeup while talking about the heaviest of topics that we are living through and then pondering how making it to heaven could be really awkward. Oh yeah, and they talk about branding and dielines because you know design podcast.
info_outline 953 - Lincoln Design Co.'s Brand Practice No.05 "Run Wild" 05/09/2019
953 - Lincoln Design Co.'s Brand Practice No.05 "Run Wild" Let's take a look at Lincoln's internal branding and how it's helped them get the opportunity to do this same level of exciting work for many of their clients. Today we look at the evolution of Lincoln Brand and how it evolved away from the design studio. We also explore Lincoln's line of new fonts that you can affordably purchase and use in your next design.
info_outline 952 - Shop Talk "No One Earns A Billion Dollars?" 05/08/2019
952 - Shop Talk "No One Earns A Billion Dollars?" Mark & Billy can't seem to agree on the fine print, can anyone actually earn a billion dollars? How do you feel about Crocks with attached fanny packs? Can design be so bad that it becomes good again? All of this, a couple of fights and some good laughs on Shop Talk.
info_outline 951 - Indiana Jones Adventure - Disneyland For Designers Episode 05 05/07/2019
951 - Indiana Jones Adventure - Disneyland For Designers Episode 05 We know you love Indiana Jones Adventure at Disneyland, but have you ever stopped to think about why it's designed the way that it is with no real main show building and a 1/2 mile walk to the attraction? Why did this ride ever get designed at Disneyland and why did they take a nearly 25 break from making any more attractions?
info_outline 948 - Tommy Rogers "Between The Buried And Me" 05/02/2019
948 - Tommy Rogers "Between The Buried And Me" Singer-songwriter Tommy Rogers of Between The Buried And Me shares how he loves playing and writing music, but the disconnect that he sometimes feels when performing while feeling the anxiety of traveling. Tommy and Mark bond over singing rock and roll and look past music to where Tommy sees his future.
info_outline 947 - A Very Special Shop Talk - Mark & Billy Have A Late Night Heart To Heart 05/01/2019
947 - A Very Special Shop Talk - Mark & Billy Have A Late Night Heart To Heart Mark & Billy set out to explore race relations in the social media age but ended up also looking at themselves and the art of empathy.
info_outline 946 - Brian Manley Graphic Designer - Hanging With Brickey Episode 02 04/30/2019
946 - Brian Manley Graphic Designer - Hanging With Brickey Episode 02 Brian Manley loves heavy metal and designing music packaging.
info_outline 907 - What Happened To Biggie At The Grammys? Hammer Time 63 02/15/2019
907 - What Happened To Biggie At The Grammys? Hammer Time 63 Biggie takes us all to the Grammys, and Hammer takes us to Salt & Straw. Gus breaks into Disney's California Adventure for Anaheim Ducks Day, and pop-culture painter Jason Edmiston brings chocolate from Canada.
info_outline 906 - Ask Me Anything 02/14/2019
906 - Ask Me Anything Pick your poison video, or audio versions are available of today's podcast recorded as a Live Stream on YouTube. Which meant a handful of listeners hung out and asked Brickey all kinds of questions for today's show. I think you'll be surprised at home much of a hangout conversation it turned out to be!
info_outline 902 - Super Spectrum Kids 02/07/2019
902 - Super Spectrum Kids Heather Grimaldi & Denise Voight are the founders of Super Spectrum Kids a daily multivitamin to help nourish children on the Autism spectrum. This project will not be an easy one to pull off with the government regulations and crowded market space. However, I think you'll find these ladies have the passion to pull it off.
info_outline 901 - Walking Dead, Lego Movie 2, Velvet Buzzsaw, The Unicorn, PEN15 & Russian Doll - Comment Below 02/06/2019
901 - Walking Dead, Lego Movie 2, Velvet Buzzsaw, The Unicorn, PEN15 & Russian Doll - Comment Below A Weekly Look At Entertainment From The Creative Professional’s Perspective
info_outline 900 - Bluu Dreams Do Come True - Anderson Bluu of Blue Dreams 02/05/2019
900 - Bluu Dreams Do Come True - Anderson Bluu of Blue Dreams Anderson Bluu is back to share the goods news of his very own set of sneakers dropping for Foot Locker and Asics. The Sneakers will be available on Feb. 21st at www.footlocker.com Get all the details by going to www.bluudreams.com or by following @Anderson_Bluu on Instagram.
info_outline 899 - Reviewed The Best/Worst TV Commercials - Hammer Time 61 02/01/2019
899 - Reviewed The Best/Worst TV Commercials - Hammer Time 61 The gang is all together and reviewing some of the worst ads ever to air on TV as sent in by Circle of Trust members.
info_outline 898 - It's Time To Be Proactive About Getting New Work - Shop Talk 01/31/2019
898 - It's Time To Be Proactive About Getting New Work - Shop Talk It's time for Delicious Design League to get more proactive about finding new work, hear how they hope to pull it off! Can Billy help Mark figure out a career pickle that has haunted him for the last few years? Which application of design is Billy’s true love? And what’s cool these days? 5 people will listen and find out.
info_outline 896 - She's Got Betty Draper Eyes 01/28/2019
896 - She's Got Betty Draper Eyes A weekly look at new happenings on the horizon of TV, FILM and YouTube. This week: Jeff Bridges Appears as His ‘Big Lebowski', The Handmaid's Tale Adds Chris Meloni and Elizabeth Reaser, HOMECOMING without Julia Roberts, The First - The Terror and Suits all return but who cares? Mad Men alums return on Netflix with Spinning Out and Let It Snow. AJ and The Queen sounds like the most confusing gay cop show yet? Mrs. Fletcher continues are love for Kathryn Hahn.
info_outline 895 - Brickey's New Outlook On Life - Hammer Time 60 01/28/2019
895 - Brickey's New Outlook On Life - Hammer Time 60 It’s a new year and time for a new you the boys evaluate their personal health journeys who could do a little bit better who needs to get into the game and who’s beating who at the game at fitness. Brickey learns he has a new outlook on life and the audience hands out the Cheesecake Factory awards from last weeks competition. All of this and so much more fun is to be had in Hammer Time Episode 60.
info_outline 887 - Was Evel Knievel A Bank Robber - My Heroes Are Idiots Just Like Me 01/15/2019
887 - Was Evel Knievel A Bank Robber - My Heroes Are Idiots Just Like Me Was Evel Knievel really a bank robber? We know he was a legend and hero to many but was he also an idiot? Could it be possible that those we idolize are just as flawed as us? Listen and find out how Robert Craig Knievel Jr. inspired Mark Brickey to be just fearless and more than a little stupid.
info_outline 882 The Design Of Coffee - Thunder King Brewing 01/08/2019
882 The Design Of Coffee - Thunder King Brewing What does it mean to get as close as possible to the root source of your product? Find out how getting to step one of the coffee game in 2018 is going to make for a wild 2019 for the Thunder King gang! In the Circle of Trust hear a recorded business meeting between Brickey and the king.
info_outline 490 - How The Holidays Help And Hurt Freelancers - Shop Talk with Billy Baumann and OK Pants 11/20/2018
490 - How The Holidays Help And Hurt Freelancers - Shop Talk with Billy Baumann and OK Pants Bang The Turkey Drumstick because its time for some Thanksgiving Shop Talk. Fill up your plate and meet Mark, Billy, and OK Pants over at the Kid's Table for a double helping the advice you can only get from AID. Business is on everyone's mind as the holidays approach from that one big job that always stretches you to your limits. During these hectic seasons having your mission in mind is a reliable guide for determining where you choose to devote your limited time and energy.
info_outline 290 - Dave Kloc and Angrybue A Shop Talk Thanksgiving 11/19/2018
290 - Dave Kloc and Angrybue A Shop Talk Thanksgiving A special Thanksgiving Shop Talk with Dave Kloc and Justin Kamerer where we celebrate our professional and personal victories in 2015, talk about what we hope to accomplish in 2016 and each give our thanks for the happiness that we have been able find through pursuing our talents.
info_outline 854 - The Top 50 T-Shirt Logos Of All Time - The Logo Show with Dan Stiles & Billy Baumann 11/07/2018
854 - The Top 50 T-Shirt Logos Of All Time - The Logo Show with Dan Stiles & Billy Baumann The Logo Show with Dan Stiles and Billy Baumann looks at “The Top 50 T-Shirt Logos Of All Time”. What do we learn about this HUGE batch of cultural icons and our design in the process?
info_outline 677 - How To Transition Into Full-Time Freelance with Artist & Designer Joe Ledbetter 11/02/2018
677 - How To Transition Into Full-Time Freelance with Artist & Designer Joe Ledbetter Joe Ledbetter explains to Adventures In Design how he got on the path of working full time creating prints, paintings and toys all under his very distinct illustration style. Check out all of Joe's new work this weekend at Designer Con in Pasadena, California where he will be exhibiting at booth 934 and appearing on the Consumer/Collector food chain panel with Mark Brickey.
info_outline 850 - Creep Week V - 2018 Top 13 Poster Creep Down - Episode VII 10/30/2018
850 - Creep Week V - 2018 Top 13 Poster Creep Down - Episode VII Ghoulish Gary Pullin has pulled out his favorite 13 creepiest prints from 2018 and while doing so he found Jason Edmiston as well. Listen along as we study why these prints are successful as illustrations, graphic design pieces and items of creep! Join the Circle of Trust to follow along with all of today's images and to get 46 more minutes of conversation with Gary, Jason and Mark.
info_outline 831 - Wake Up Call Season Two Theme & Details Revealed 10/01/2018
831 - Wake Up Call Season Two Theme & Details Revealed Mark shares his plans for creating Wake Up Call Season 02. What's different, what's the same and why did he adjust the "Wake Up Call" game plan Today's episode has over 30 minutes of new content along with some valuable material from the summer.
info_outline 827 "A Man Out Of Time" Scott Ritcher 09/25/2018
827 "A Man Out Of Time" Scott Ritcher Scott Ritcher is a man out of time, or shall we say from a different time; he always could see ahead of the curve and would do many things that society wouldn't discover for years to come. However, there's a pain to knowing too much and boredom that comes with accomplishment, when your real pride isn't the project in front of you but instead what's next. Scott Ritcher admittedly, even though he's smarter than most, doesn't always do the most intelligent thing, but that's because he's motivated by...