Aasman

08.09.2013 2 comments

Ben’s Farewell

by Ben Barrett-Forrest

With just a few minutes left in my time here at Aasman this summer, I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to everyone who has made the past few months so wonderful. This has been one of the best summers of my life, and (in addition to the…

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Aasman

08.02.2013 2 comments

Aasman Summer Potluck

by Ben Barrett-Forrest

Earlier this week, all of the folks at Aasman prepared their favourite dishes, left the office early and congregated at Rotary Park for the Aasman Summer Potluck. There were some ominous thunderclouds threatening to dampen our party, but they stayed away and allowed us to have a wonderful time in…

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Aasman

07.03.2013 2 comments

Shark attack birthday!

by Eleanor

Happy Birthday Kristen! It's no small challenge when a graphic designer is too sick for cake, especially when it's time to celebrate. We think we found a creative and purposeful solution in this Ode-to-Australia fruit salad.

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The Fun of Fonts: a Haines Graveyard

by Ben Barrett-Forrest

I spent the May long weekend in Haines, Alaska, with my family. It was a beautiful, sunny weekend (far removed from the snowstorms happening in Whitehorse), and we spent our time bear-gazing, eating salmon sandwiches, and snooping around parts of Haines we hadn’t explored before. We found ourselves in a…

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Work Aasman

05.17.2013 2 comments

Week One at Aasman: Ben’s Impressions

by Ben Barrett-Forrest

My first week at Aasman is finished, and it has been truly exciting. I had expected that my first week would be pretty calm, with introductions and training. BOY, I was wrong! Since I arrived at 8:30 on Monday morning, it has been a thrill ride of client meetings, information…

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BLTs, a font named Bebas, and Ben Barrett-Forrest

by Eleanor

It’s really beginning to feel like summer now that our summer student Ben Barrett-Forrest is here in the aasman studio. We always like to get to know our newbies by introducing them in a unique aasman way—with questions about bread, butter, and music. Carry on Ben…. Ben, how long have…

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tgif round up

by Jennifer Wiebe

Happy sunny Friday! Here is a little video that will make you feel good about humanity (Thanks for this Heather) A week of groceries from around the world (From Corey) And here is another feel good video about a great photographer from Kristen's hometown (Ta Kristen) Enjoy the sun!

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Aasman

05.08.2013 6 comments

20 Minute Makeover

by Neil Stephen

For the second year in a row the City of Whitehorse promoted its '20 Minute Makeover' garbage clean-up concept to residents and businesses of the wilderness city. Donning blue latex gloves and the knowledge it would only last 20 minutes, the aasman team took to the streets around our 4th…

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Work Aasman

05.07.2013 1 comment

A forrest in the aasman studio

by Eleanor

We're excited to welcome our summer intern Ben Barrett-Forrest to the aasman studio next week. He knows the Yukon well, is bright and enthusiastic about design. We're not the only ones who think so. Ben's latest stop-motion video about the history of typography is getting a lot of attention across…

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