Blog: Design

Atomicdust Earns Gold ADDY for Small Circle Book Design

There aren’t a ton of book design awards nowadays, but we’re proud to announce that we won a 2020 ADDY for a recent book design project. If you’re not familiar, the American Advertising Awards (or ADDYs) are the advertising industry’s…


What They Don’t Teach You in Design School

Going to school for graphic design was a great experience. I went to a small state school and loved having my creativity challenged and strengthened through different classes and projects. But now I’m a few years into my career, separated…


Atomicdust’s “Helvetica” Screening Recap

We weren’t too sure what to expect when we announced a screening of one of our favorite design documentaries. We’ve hosted screenings before, but this one was different. The movie, Gary Hustwit’s Helvetica, is about a typeface. And it came…


February 2020 Marketing + Design Events

February is the month of love. So give your career (or hobby) some TLC by attending one of these great marketing, design, tech and business events. As always, follow us on LinkedIn and Instagram for event photos and updates.  …


Atomicdust to Host Screening of ‘Helvetica’

Most people probably don’t think about fonts very often. But whether we realize it or not, the fonts we interact with day-to-day have a big impact on our lives. Perhaps no font more so than Helvetica.  Sixty-three years ago, two…


Atomicdust Wins Seven MarCom Awards

We’re in the thick of awards season at Atomicdust, entering both local and international competitions. Marketing awards season is different from Hollywood awards season, with designer gowns and long speeches and champagne. But we do have designers, and sometimes we…


November 2019 Marketing + Design Events

As the weather gets colder and the year starts winding down, there’s still plenty happening in St. Louis this month. Ready to learn something new, make a connection or give back to the community? Grab a friend or co-worker and…


October 2019 Marketing + Design Events

October has an overabundance of opportunities for designers, marketers, entrepreneurs and creatives to learn, connect and have fun. Check out our full lineup of events, including some of St. Louis Design Week’s events, conferences and certification classes. Follow us on…