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Oregon Helps Young Illustrator Overcome Bullying Through Art

Ali FitzHarris’s parents have known for years that their daughter is different. Ali is kind and empathetic, with an excellent vocabulary and reading skills far beyond her years. But she struggles with math problems, motor tasks, and interpreting others’ body language. At age 5, Ali was diagnosed with non-verbal learning disability (NVLD), a condition that can affect social skills. Ali was frequently the target of bullies at school. Teasing, name-calling, exclusion, and even physical violence were all too present in Ali’s life, and support from schools and administrators fell short.…

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AAF Has Spoken: Oregon Still Dayton’s Best Printer

For the past 10 years, the Mercury Awards have honored local vendors—the magazine reps, media buyers, printers, and more that support Dayton’s creative industries behind the scenes. And for 5 of those 10 years, Oregon has taken home top honors. Once again, Oregon president Judd Plattenburg has been named Dayton’s best printer rep. It’s his third win—Operations Manager Mike Green has also won twice. Mike was nominated for the prize again this year, and Judd was also nominated in the best fulfillment/mail house rep category. We credit our honor to…

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BOGO! Painted Edge Business cards

Get “Edgy” with your business cards! If you’re like many professionals, you’ve experienced business card overload. When stacks of new cards grow like weeds, it’s easy for a generic card to get lost in the shuffle. That’s why it’s more important than ever to create cards that stand out. Many businesses have realized this, creating cards with unusual shapes and sizes, eye-catching papers, clever designs and painted edges for a distinctive look.   From now through June 30, 2016: Buy 250 edge painted business cards - get 250 FREE! You…

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Putting Paper First

You already know that when it comes to creating a new print piece, your main focus should be on your audience and your offer. The third piece of the puzzle is design—how your piece is going to look and feel. What’s the best way to get inspired and push the limits with your print design?   Our advice: Design for the paper. For some designers, paper selection comes after the initial design is complete. But with today’s abundance of paper options, if you’re not making paper a part of your…

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Reach Out to New Customers with a New Movers Mailing List

If you’ve ever moved to a new city where you don’t know a soul, you know what a challenge it can be. You don’t even know where to get a good slice of pizza—let alone where to get a health checkup, open a bank account, or take your car for repairs. Plus, you still have loads of boxes to unpack… It’s not a fun situation. But one person’s challenge is another person’s opportunity. If you own a business, listen up. “New movers,” as they’re known, are a type of consumer…

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