It was a sad moment all around when Dandelion was announced to be retiring after 27 years - the bright yellow in Crayola's crayon set. This was decided in order to make room for a new blue shade. *cue sad music* "Our beloved Dandelion decided to announce his retirement early! There’s no taming an adventurous spirit! #NationalCrayonDay" - Crayola This isn't a first-time occurrence for the crayon . . .
IT'S CHRISTMAS WEEK! DAY 4/7 Agencies normally select from a pool of the following gifts: Chocolate Printed Christmas Card Trendy Notebook A Christmas decoration Christmas Cupcakes & Cookies This year, we went for the latter (with pretty cute wrapping). Canadian advertising agency Wax thought outside the box this time and created a funny and crazy clever gift for . . .
David Olenick's art is a perfect illustration (no pun intended) of a whole series of bad decisions, excuses, and basic human behaviour - all with a humourous twist. His designs are cleverly executed with simple drawings and typography, but all the puns and clever wordplay with the quirky cast of characters definitely brings a smile, and perhaps a couple of laughs here and . . .