6 October

Mini Mighty Monday: Marnie Galloway

Mini Mighty Monday: Marnie Galloway

  Robot pelicans. Ancient poems of myths and monsters. Zombie jellyfish. When perusing Marnie Galloway’s portfolio, you are able to find a wide variety of work that, while the subjects vary wildly, they all have one thing in common: the illustrations are beautifully, wonderfully thought out and executed. As an independent comic book artist and illustrator, […]

22 September

Mini Mighty Monday: Cape Horn Illustration

Mini Mighty Monday: Cape Horn Illustration

The countdown to the Chicago Marathon is on, and if you finish those 26.2 miles, it’s worth it to celebrate the amazing feat. Cape Horn Illustration provides the opportunity to do that–and celebrate other momentous occasions, such as buying or selling a home–with their maps and custom artwork. Phil Thompson and Katie Lauffenburger, the husband […]

14 July

Mini Mighty Monday: Legacy Frameworks

Mini Mighty Monday: Legacy Frameworks

It is summer in Chicago, and there is almost nothing better than riding a bicycle through the city. With a passion for riding and inspiration from Chicago’s legacy of manufacturing bicycles, owner Levi Borreson opened Legacy Frameworks, a company that builds high-quality, domestically produced bicycles for those that love two-wheeled transportation. Levi states that he […]

2 June

Mini Mighty Monday: Neighborly

Mini Mighty Monday: Neighborly

With last week off for Memorial Day, I’m very excited to be back – this week with the great Chicago shop, Neighborly! While this series is themed mini & mighty, Neighborly definitely leans heavy on the ‘mighty’ side of things. Opened by Jenny Beorkrem of Ork Posters (one of our first Mini Mighty features!) and […]

12 May

Mini Mighty Monday: Nimble Well

Mini Mighty Monday: Nimble Well

Spring has finally sprung, and with that, wedding season is launching into full gear! Brides around the world want something memorable and unique, but finding that perfect decor can get expensive… not to mention, what do you do with all those vases and plates once the event is over? In comes Nimble Well – a […]

14 April

Mini Mighty Monday: Forth Chicago

Mini Mighty Monday: Forth Chicago

Very rarely do you come upon a group like Forth Chicago. While there are spaces devoted to all sorts of business related realms, Forth believes in celebrating ideas and the women who come up with them. Bringing together an intimate group of intelligent ladies four times a year – with delicious snacks and beverages to […]