An Escapekit is a ticket from job to job in the industry I work in. Join me on my journey to find work that I wish I put in my kit and share the work you put in yours.
The Truth in Advertising
It’s amazing how old this video is and still relevant.
Thou Shalt Not Poop
The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine wanted dog-owners to keep their dogs off the cathedral’s lawn, and they employed multidisciplinary design firm Pentagram to help them do this politely and in a churchly manner.
‘PooPourri’, For Odorless Pooping In Public
Perfumes and air fresheners don’t quite work all the time, and bath products company Paxton Creek knows this well. They created ‘Poo~Pourri’, a toilet deodorizer that is “proven to trap those embarrassing odors at the source… and save your relationships”. I’ll let them explain how it works.
Rooster production house teamed up with Leo Burnett to create the cock calendar. The calendar is used as a promotion piece and was sent to creative agencies within Toronto.
Designer Phil Jones creates lost signs in his spare time.
Texa - Sneezing sucks
Texa Allergy is an over the counter antihistamine. Because there are times that you really just can’t afford to sneeze.
Venezuelan graphic designer Pablo Iranzo’s simply takes black and white photos of famous musicians and illustrates cartoon-like, neon colored vomit spewing from their mouths.
KEKEMELODI STUTTERING THERAPY CLASSES
Advertising agency DDB&Co Istanbul has created a trio of funny print ads for Kekemelodi Stuttering Classes that shows how stuttering can lead to potentially embarrassing situations.
"When you see the logo, you know it’s funny.”
Advertising Agency: Grey, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Chief Creative Officer: Lucas Panizza
Creative Director: Hernan Kritzer, Lisandro Cardozo
Copywriter: Daniel Arango
Art Director: Carlos Mendez, Ariel Chiesa
Illustrator: Carlos Baragli
Account Supervisor: Florencia Pereyra
Typographic Seinfeld Posters
Sign-feld is a fun little shop on Etsy selling typographic prints inspired by the iconic TV show.
Here’s the second spot for the MiO campaign, the first one can found here. I love how each spot has so many little gems in terms of visuals in them.
Heartwarming Illustrations by Dale Keys
Artist Dale Keys has an extensive collection of creative and playful drawings that will just make you smile. The illustrator and graphic designer uses vivid color and a positive attitude to develop each unique design. His artwork features cute cartoon animals, people, and monsters that are paired with word puns and messages of humor, sarcasm, and love.
College for Creative Studies’ PSA Campaign
Not just another crappy gift! The design actually works, the neon colour palette and matte finish on the lamp makes this design pop.
Dine Ink Pen Cap Eating Utensils
For the designers and advertising people who work during lunch.