Saskatchewan North

2017 Get Behind Design and Win!

Five Grand Prizes and More! 7th Annual Fund Campaign, December 1-31, 2017

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2017 Get Behind Design and Win!

Five Grand Prizes and More! 7th Annual Fund Campaign, December 1-31, 2017

2017 Beers With Peers Saskatchewan North

Come out for some drinks and drawing as we do some Sumi Ink Club Style collaborative drawing!

Saskatchewan Design Week 2017

Design Week is a biennial week-long celebration of lectures, films and other educational events. This year it is from September 23-29 with events in Regina and Saskatoon.

Elevators 2017

The Elevators Awards are Back!

Building the GDC Foundation, one garage sale at a time

Designers de-clutter in aid of fundraising effort

Beers w/ Peers and Junk & Gems Studio Sale / Saskatoon

Do you have too much cool stuff? Like to hang out with your contemporaries? Come have a beer and bring a studio or design object to sell for the benefit of the GDC Foundation.

GDC SKN Design Day

On Saturday, Sept. 10, the Saskatchewan North Chapter presented Design Day, an event that offered our members’ professional skills to create promotional materials and an opportunity to help others in the community.

GDC + RGD: Partnering for the Profession

GDC and RGD announce partnership on 2016/2017 Creative Earners Survey

National AGM 2015: Report

In June, GDC held its national annual general meeting. Every year the GDC national AGM is hosted in a different Canadian city, sponsored by the local chapter. This year, GDC Alberta South Chapter hosted the event in Calgary.

Open Letter: Canada 150: Update — Gov't Launches New Logo

The Government of Canada releases the "winning" logo from the Canada 150 design contest.

Collaborative discussions begin for 2017 WORLD DESIGN SUMMIT in Montreal

The Honourable Liza Frulla, President of the World Design Summit Organization (WDSO), announced on 24 March 2015 the creation of the Scientific Committees that will prepare the agenda for the discussions leading to the World Design Summit, to be held in October 2017, in Montreal.

OUT of the BOX: “the Colours of Sam”

Friends and colleagues celebrate the life of Sandra Sebastian. "Sam" was known to many in Calgary's design community in her role as a fine paper representative.

Chapter Executive

Here's what our current executive looks like!

Canada's 125th Anniversary Logo Designer Says 150th Spec Contest "an insult"

Peter Gough spoke with GDC recently and shares his experiences working on the 125th anniversary logo and his thoughts on the Canada 150 spec contest.

From the President: 2014, A Year in Review

2014 was an active year for GDC. Read why the past year was a year for the history books.

Failure: An Incomplete Disclosure

How failure can teach the most interesting things. By Brian Ohlmann, CGD

Creative Trends: 2014 National Employment + Earnings Survey

We want to hear from you! Fill out the survey before it closes Jan 31 2015, for a chance at an iPad Mini, or a $600 Apple Store Gift Card!

Calligraphy Workshop

Calligraphy with Kevin King.

Jim Rimmer Scholarship Call for Entries

Calling all students and recent grads of BC Design Programs! Enter for a chance to be awarded one of two $1,000 scholarships.

Remembering Frédéric Metz

We’ve each had a professor who’s left their mark on our lives - a mark for the better. Someone who imparted their passion and pushed us to reach farther for our goals. For me, that was Frédéric Metz.