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The story of the peace sign (and other iconic symbols)

By Bill Keaggy

Sixty years ago this month, British artist Gerald Holtom—on behalf of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament—designed the peace symbol.

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2/22/18 9:37 AM

checkmark, icon, symbol, Art, bluetooth, Illustration, peace, semaphore, visual thinking, nuclear, power, sign

Introducing the "Icebreakers Card Deck' by Tremendousness

By Bill Keaggy

A couple years ago we designed and printed a card deck as our holiday gift for clients and FotA*. It features 35 Icebreaker exercises to kick off meetings, sessions, and brainstorming get-togethers in

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1/24/18 11:49 AM

cards, meeting, activity, Art, collaboration, group, icebreaker, Illustration, SESSION.IS, team, training, visual thinking, brainstorming, Company news, Creativity, deck, Design, exercise

Wishing you a new year full of Tremendousness*

By Bill Keaggy

Conference calls, calendar conflicts, connecting flights, cross-country collaboration, critiques, constant emails... It’s shocking that what seems so simple—just doing your job—can be so complicated.

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1/9/18 8:25 AM

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A new video: Understanding Empathy

By Bill Keaggy

There's a lot of anger and aggression swirling around the world these days. Whether in politics, race, or religion, people tend to build walls to block out anyone they disagree with. Or worse.

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8/1/17 8:30 AM

animation, Animation & video, Art, Illustration, sketch, video, visual thinking, Company news, Creativity, Design, empathy, explanation, people

The Tremendousness reel

By Bill Keaggy

One minute of pure awesome. I don't think we posted this to our blog last year, so here's the Tremendousness reel from 2016!

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6/6/17 5:29 AM

2016, Infographics, reel, animation, Animation & video, Art, Illustration, Mobile, Music, video, visual thinking, Web & interactive, Company news, Creativity, Design, Photography

May 18 is International Museum Day—here's "how to use a museum"

By Tremendousness

Thursday, May 18 marks International Museum Day, a day to celebrate the role museums play in the development of society. To celebrate, we created an infographic that gives you some helpful tips and tr

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5/16/17 9:16 AM

Infographics, Art, art, Illustration, museum, visual thinking, Company news, Creativity, infographic, perspectives

Woman=Human. And not just on International Women's Day.

By Tremendousness

Today, March 8, marks International Women’s Day, a day to celebrate achievements women have made in culture, society, politics, and economics. A day to celebrate their genius, beauty, and wit. This da

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3/8/17 10:18 AM

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Is it a playful perpetual calendar...

By Bill Keaggy

...or a practical package of postcards? You get to decide! Well, you get to decide only if you were lucky enough to receive these in a care package we recently sent out to some of our favorite public

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11/7/16 5:03 AM

calendar, Infographics, Animation & video, Art, Illustration, portfolio, visual thinking, Company news, Creativity, Design, editorial, postcard

Two Tremendousness projects selected for the AIGA STL 21 Show

By Bill Keaggy

This year's judges awarded our Gateway Arch poster and our work on the AIGA 20 Show branding.

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6/24/16 8:26 AM

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