18.03.09 by Jeff

“Sticker on your face” contest!

I have two thiiiiick envelopes of Booooooom stickers with your names on ‘em. If you want to win an envelope, here’s what you have to do:

1. Join our Fan Page.

2. Photoshop the Booooooom icon over your face and use it as your Facebook profile photo until Friday 6pm (Pacific). If you don’t have Photoshop, you may simply replace your profile photo with the icon.

3. Leave the message “Can we be best friends?” on the Fan Page wall. The wall message must be posted before Thursday 6pm (Pacific) to be eligible!

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The winner will be announced Friday evening!

Yes, this is a scraggly haired photo of myself during production of my gradfilm (and it will be my profile photo during the contest). Good luck!!!

17.03.09 by Jeff

Eva van’t Loo

Eva van’t Loo, straight from the Booooooom Flickr Pool.

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17.03.09 by Jeff

Facebook Fan Page!

Today we launch our Facebook Fan Page! This will not replace the Facebook Group, it’s just that Facebook actually prevents me from sending out updates now due to our size (5000+). I have planned a bunch of projects and other fun things and they’ll all be more successful if I can quickly update all of you about them. So join the Fan Page if you want to show your support for the site and especially if you want to be involved in any of our upcoming projects or even help plan some of them.

booooooom facebook fan page

The Facebook Group will continue to be the place to promote yourself and post links to things you think will inspire others!

14.03.09 by Jeff

Gettin’ busy on Cypress Mtn!

This is what we do while everyone else is at their… what are they called again? Oh yea, JOBS! This is why I love freelancing – all my board meetings are on the hill! Heyoooo! Enjoy the weekend everyone!

12.03.09 by Jeff

Project #7 – Submissions pt. 2

Submissions to Project #7 – Alter a Magazine! continue to roll in. Feel free to get involved! Hit that link for the instructions and upload form. Click here to see the first set of submissions.

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Ian Caulkett

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10.03.09 by Jeff

Booooooom x Design for Mankind “Free Encouragement” Postcards!

The postcards are here and they are beautiful!!! The much anticipated finale to our insanely huge PROJECT # 5 – Free Encouragement. Thank you to all of you who submitted designs to Erin (designformankind) and to the hundreds of you who submitted encouraging words during the first part of the project! You can get these very limited edition postcards at our ETSY SHOP! Better hurry, once they’re gone, they’re gone.

booooooom design for mankind free encouragement project postcard

The postcards are all beautifully printed, gloss finish, and come in packs of 5 – each individually sealed and then shipped in a stiff cardboard package so they won’t be all bent when you get them.

booooooom design for mankind free encouragement project postcard

Contributing artists (credited on each postcard):

Natasha Mileshina
Jewell Karinen
Gemma Correll
Jen Collins
Joetta Maue
Dennis de Groot
Sarah Brown
Christa Jonathan
Forestter Cobalt

Images of all 10 postcards below:

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06.03.09 by Jeff

17 creative websites to bookmark (unless you are dumb)!

At the risk of having you never come back to this site, I have compiled a list of 17 other sites to feed your creative appetite. Dozens more could have been added to this list (perhaps there will be a sequel to it). Most of the sites included here do not get the credit they deserve, and even the popular ones deserve even more attention. In no particular order:

17 websites creative site bookmark links inspiration visual

1. Triangle Triangle – A fantastic photoblog (my favourite on the entire internet). Jake’s tastes are really similar to mine.

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03.03.09 by Jeff

Project #7 – Submissions!

Here are the submissions to Project #7 – Alter a Magazine! There are more to be put up, and I will add them as quick as I can. Feel free to get involved! Hit that link above for the instructions and upload form.

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