Author Archives: Kate Bingaman-Burt

Submit your work to ANNEX!

ANNEX ZINE needs your submissions! Deadline: Saturday, October 29

This term’s theme for The Annex Zine is Change. We want to publish your work based on this idea! What does change mean to you? Social, political, life, school? You decide. Use typography or illustrate the theme-it’s completely open. The Annex can’t happen without you. Make change happen!

JPEG, 300 dpi, CMYK. Send your file(s) to or

Promo image by Nic Meier

Posted in Community, FoGD Student Group

Inktober MEETUP!

Please join FoGD next week in the Living Room for one of TWO #Inktober drawing sessions! Halloween treats and paper provided, just bring something to draw with! Students and alumni welcome!

Thank you James Kai Casey for dreaming up this event and creating the promo!

Posted in FoGD Student Group

This Week! Show & Tell! Founders of Ladies’ Night!


We are pleased to welcome Mary Blalock, Ginger Craft and Jordan A. Smith from Ladies’ Night! Facebook RSVP

Ladies’ Night is a quarterly happy hour for the digitally-minded women, committed to conversation, collaboration, and community. Founded in October of 2014, by Mary Blalock, Ginger Craft, Stefanie Hatcher, Colleen Purdy, and Jordan A. Smith, Ladies’ Night has hosted eight sold-out events at agencies and start-ups across the Portland area. Today, the Ladies’ Night team consists of nine female volunteers designing, developing, and implementing creative content and events, managed by Mary, Ginger, and Jordan. Learn more about Ladies’ Night at

Mary Blalock manages business operations for Ladies’ Night and facilitates community engagement between events through online content and social channels. Mary owns Career Camp, a career coaching company that provides workshops and individual coaching for people who want to love their jobs. She also recruits for the creative industry through 52 Ltd.

Ginger Craft runs the external partnerships with companies, communities, and sponsors. She organizes the logistical coordination of each event. With a recruitment background, Ginger is a freelancer, pursuing her passion in people, project consultation, and event management.

Jordan A. Smith is the creative director who oversees the brand, website, and merchandise with the internal Ladies’ Night team and host designers across the community. Between 9 and 5, she’s the Design Lead at Upswell, an experience design studio creating interactive platforms and environments for brands across culture and commerce.

Promos by Vee Chenting Qian

Posted in FoGD Student Group, News, Show and Tell Series

This week! Show & Tell with Rob Lewis from Kamp Grizzly!

We are welcoming Rob Lewis this week to Show & Tell! Rob is an Art Director at Kamp Grizzly. Facebook RSVP here!

Rob Lewis is an Art Director at Portland based creative agency and studio Kamp Grizzly. He hates meetings, likes buying records just to look at the covers and can always tell when someone has moved something on his desk. Always.

Promos by Rosie Strauve

Posted in Show and Tell Series

Stay Connected! Get Involved!

We had an awesome turnout for our first Friends of Graphic Design meeting yesterday! Weren’t able to make it? Never fear! We have plenty of ways for you to connect!

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Hope to see you IRL and ONLINE!


Posted in Community