Firecracker got a call on Friday night to tell us we’d been given a Platinum Design Award for our work on The Lumberyard Magazine from the Louisville Graphic Design Association (LDGA). The call came from our sister, Jennifer, who lives in Louisville and is the co-creator of the magazine, and she was friggin excited. We’d been informed a few weeks ago that we’d won something but couldn’t be told exactly what and, to be true, figured we’d gotten an honorable mention. We had nooooooooo idea that we’d be given this city’s top, graphic design honor, and end up taking
Read more... | Published: 12/07/09
We’re thankful, this holiday weekend, to announce that the New York Times chose to review the fourth issue of our poetry/design magazine, The Lumberyard. They’re saying good things!
Read more... | Published: 11/27/09
Join us on Saturday, December 5th, 10am-7pm, for the Cherokee Print League Holiday Sale! What’s this you may ask? It is the BEST yet showcase of a variety of printmakers visiting from the tri-state area offering you their handmade goods. This is a great time to support local & visiting artists and buy something unique and handmade for a gift for someone or for you! You don’t want to miss this!!! There will be everything from printmaking, letterpress, screen printing, printed fabrics, printed glass, and more… anything printed goes!
Over 25 artists and printmakers
Read more... | Published: 11/24/09
Date: Saturday, December 5, 2009
Time: 10:00am – 7:00pm
Location: The Firecracker Press (314)776-7271
Street: 2838 Cherokee Street
City/Town: Saint Louis, MO
Once again, galleries & businesses on Cherokee street are teaming up to showcase artists working with printed media for the Cherokee Print League Holiday Sale. The event will take place Saturday, December 5th from 10am-7pm. This indoor print-themed arts & craft sale will take place all along the street, with businesses hosting artists from all over the St. Louis area (as well as the greater midwest)
Read more... | Published: 11/01/09
Win The Lumberyard Magazine Roark Prize and have your poetry featured in an entire issue of The Lumberyard Magazine. Details here.
Read more... | Published: 10/31/09