Work Industry

09.27.2013 1 comment

Death calling: are scare tactics the best tactics?

by Alex Hill

Recently I was given the opportunity to try my hand at some copy writing for one of the campaigns that we are working on here at Aasman. I love writing, but as this was my first time writing copy for radio, I decided to start this process in the same…

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

Say it in JPEG

by Neil Stephen

This silly little JPEG created 93 newsfeed stories, along with 55 likes, 23 shares and 15 comments. In total, over eight thousand Yukoners came into contact with this image last week — Over 8000 at a cost of.... nothing? Here's the tip: If you have something to say, something you're…

Read more

a non-narrative challenge

by Valérie Théorêt

…So… non-narrative would describe something that does not involve a story. Seems quite easy at first. But the non-narrative falls at the far opposite of the expected, and can make your brain spin indefinitely, looking for a meaning, a path to follow, a direction to take. An exercise for you: expose…

Read more

Most Read Articles

Taking Advantage of Tourism

With warmer weather comes…tourists. Whether we like it or not, for the next couple of months… Read more

The Lowdown on Slouching

From childhood we are told to “sit up straight” and “stop slouching.” But if slouching is… Read more

The History of the Pencil

Today, we are going to learn about an item that we use everyday but rarely give… Read more

10 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Albert

  1. English is my second language. 2. Once a year, I make the world’s best… Read more

Aasman Summer Potluck

Earlier this week, all of the folks at Aasman prepared their favourite dishes, left the office… Read more

Last day for feedback on the Peel Watershed

You've seen it in the newspaper. You've seen it on Facebook, radio, posters, on a stage,… Read more