Behind the Scenes with the Draplin Design Co. Workshop with Aaron Draplin

  • 22 Sep 2022
  • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Raleigh Founded, 310 S Harrington St, Raleigh, NC 27603
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Behind the Scenes with the Draplin Design Co. 

Workshop with Aaron Draplin  

Thursday, September 22

Workshop Description 

Get the inside scoop with Aaron Draplin of Draplin Design Co. and learn what goes on behind the scenes at the DDC! He’ll give an in-depth walk through of some of his existing projects and answer questions in an intimate setting. He'll show you the finer points of his logo making process, from sketch to iterations to finalizing. Feel the power of pencil on paper! Unlock something in your hands and in your mind! Adobe Illustrator tipstricks, tales, triumphs and threats will be offered up from our questionable existence! Questions answered. Riddles solved. Enigmas discussed. Don’t miss out!.

Note: This is a small, in-person, workshop designed to facilitate group conversations and offer personal feedback. 

Speaker Bio

Aaron Draplin

Graphic Designer

Draplin Design Co

Aaron James Draplin of the Draplin Design Co. lives and works in Portland, Oregon. He makes stuff for rock bands, comedians, restaurants, sporting goods and leftie politicians. He’s traveled the world telling his story, with over 470 speaking fiascos under his belt. He co-created Field Notes with Jim Coudal, and their memo books are sold worldwide. His seven Skillshare classes are raging along, teaching design enthusiasts of all ages. He recently released his first two typefaces on

His first book titled “Pretty Much Everything” came out on May 17, 2016 on Abrams Books, which incredibly, is in its twelfth printing. The roster of DDC Merch is up to 300 products and growing! You’ll find those goodies at DDC merch tables from coast to coast or in the merch shop.


This event will take place in downtown Raleigh at at

Raleigh Founded
310 S Harrington St, Raleigh, NC 27603. 

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