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Lead Image

2013 Carnevale Calendar

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Production Method

Silkscreen

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Design

Carnevale

Design: Megan Sullivan
Photography: Natalie Nicole

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Printing

Multi Packaging Solutions (Box) and Custom Printing (Cards)

I like a calendar that it neither cute nor funny, a calendar that steers away from full-on stereotypes, a calendar that keeps it simple, yet interesting. A calendar… like this one. 

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Client

Carnevale (Self-Promotion)


Quantity Produced

300


Production Cost


Production Time

3 weeks

Dimensions (Width × Height × Depth)

5.5 in × 8 × .25 in.


Page Count

13 Cards + Box/Stand


Paper Stock

French Paper / Muscletone/Poptone / Whipped Cream/Blu Raspberry / 140C/100C


Number of Colors

Box: 1
Cards: 2

Varnishes


Binding


Typography

Box: Eames Century Modern
Cards: Eames Century Modern and Brandon Grotesque

 


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Project Description

My employer (Carnevale) wanted to create a fun, memorable and lasting holiday gift for our clients and friends. We decided on a calendar because it has longevity and can encompass a wide range of design skills. Now that we also have it available in our Etsy shop we hope it is something that everyone can get a chance to enjoy.

Production Lesson(s)

The biggest lesson I learned while creating this calendar was trying to get the box/stand to work properly. We tried multiple versions of the stand as well as the die-cut front before landing on this build. All of the hard work paid off in the end. I can't thank our printers enough!”

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Bryony Gomez-Palacio

Editor of FPO and co-founder of UnderConsideration LLC.

More: Online / On Twitter

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Date Published

March 8, 2013

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About UnderConsideration

UnderConsideration is a graphic design enterprise that runs a network of blogs, publishes books, organizes live events and judged competitions, and designs for clients.


online

Brand New / Displaying opinions and focusing solely on corporate and brand identity work.

Art of the Menu / Cataloguing the underrated creativity of menus from around the world.

Quipsologies / Chronicling the most curious, creative, and notable projects, stories, and events of the graphic design industry on a daily basis.

Speak Up (2002 – 2009) / Discussing, and looking for, what is relevant in, and the relevance of, graphic design. Archives Only.

Word It (2003 – 2010) / Encouraging creative diversity in the community through monthly, one-word challenges. Archives Only.

Brand New Classroom (2010 – 2011) / Providing a space for critique and opinions on student identity workArchives Only.

graphic design

Department of Design / Designing corporate and brand identities and full development of printed and digital matter for clients.

publishing

The 2010 FPO Awards / 2011, self-published.

The 2010 Brand New Awards / 2011, self-published.

Flaunt: Designing effective, compelling and memorable portfolios of creative work / 2010, self-published.

Events & Judged Competitions

Brand New Conference / A one-day event on the development of corporate and brand identity projects by some of today’s most active and influential practitioners from around the world.

Brand New Awards / Celebrating the best identity work produced around the world.

FPO Awards / Celebrating the best print work from around the world.

Writing

Graphic Design, Referenced: A Visual Guide to the Language, Applications, and History of Graphic Design / 2009, Rockport.

Women of Design: Influence and Inspiration from the Original Trailblazers to the New Groundbreakers / 2008, HOW Books.

The Word It Book: Speak Up Presents a Gallery of Interpreted Words / 2007, HOW Books.


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