Good Company Presents: Laura McCracken / Lensless–How to Build a Pinhole Camera

Posted on May 24th, 2020 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

Join us on this very hands-on installment of our Good Company workshop series as PSUGD student, Laura McCracken teaches us how to make a Lensless Camera! Most of the materials needed should be readily available at home and are listed through this doc:  Let’s learn a new skill with Laura on May 29th at 12 pm! See you there!


Introducing Good Company!

Posted on Apr 27th, 2020 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

Do you have a hobby, skill, or some know-how about something cool and want to share it? AIGA and Portland State University’s School of Art & Design are teaming up to help designers and artists share their knowledge and build community. We are looking for students to host workshops for our new series, Good Company, no experience required!

If you are interested in helping us build a free network of professionals and students, please fill out this proposal form: Please feel free to contact Sadie Jordan with any questions/concerns at


Friday Field Trip to MURMUR!

Posted on Oct 31st, 2019 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

It’s time for our first FRIDAY FIELD TRIP of the term! Let’s all meet up and go check out Murmur Creative! This trip is limited to current PSUGD students of all levels!

Register HERE!


Drawing in Isometric! Workshop!

Posted on Apr 14th, 2018 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

Want to learn how to easily create isometric drawings? Come to this FREE workshop lead by PSUGD student Alec van Staveren at 2pm in room 320! Bring your laptop with Adobe Illustrator and Alec will show you how to make some sweet geometric compositions!

This event is organized by Friends of Graphic Design! Interested in leading your own student run workshop? Let us know!

Register here!


Field Trip Friday: Swift!

Posted on Apr 2nd, 2018 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

Swift is a strategic creative agency that lives and breathes digital, leading brands forward with a groundbreaking combination of insights and ideas. Swift has a hyper-focused on delivering campaigns that get results. Their client roster includes Starbucks, Google, Nestlé, adidas, and YouTube.

We are meeting there at 10:00, but please get there a few minutes early so we all can start on time. Register HERE!

This tour is open to PSU Graphic Design students only. Also, if you are a first year in the Core program, you are welcome as well!

Promo by Stephanie Doshier