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 […]

25 August

Mini Mighty Monday: Le Papier Studio

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Mini Mighty Monday: Le Papier Studio

Heirlooms from my family–wedding photos from the ‘40s, the cutest holiday card of my mom and uncle when they were toddlers, my favorite pearl bracelet from my grandma’s jewelry box–are treasures to come across. With so many of our modern day memories being kept on a hard drive, I am ever more attracted to modern […]

28 July

Mini Mighty Monday: Step Brightly

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Mini Mighty Monday: Step Brightly

Lisa Guillot truly is the perfect blend of hearts & smarts. As the founder and creative director of Step Brightly Creative, Lisa pulls together a curated team of creatives for branding projects around the country, with a focus on working with women-owned or women-focused businesses. As a co-founder of Forth Chicago, she brings her pizazz […]

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 […]

30 June

Mini Mighty Monday: Kim Knoll

Mini Mighty Monday: Kim Knoll

In a world where people can feel too busy to accomplish a single feat, Kim Knoll thrives as a triple threat: owner/design at Knoed Creative, host of the ever-inspiring Creative Mornings Chicago, and owner/designer at RFRM, creating beautiful vintage-inspired jewelry that can be worn with anything. (On top of it all? She’s super nice!) Where […]