Friday Apr 18, 2014 by mike

Coming Tuesday April 22 - Alphabet poster 6th edition

We've printed a fresh new batch of our Alphabet posters and will be dropping them into our online store on Tuesday April 22nd at a random time. This is one of very few prints that we continue to reissue, each time with slightly different colors and an edition notation at the bottom. Grab a copy for your son, daughter, niece, nephew, brother, sister, kindergarten classroom, or design studio.

24 x 36"
6 color screenprint on acid-free, archival white paper
Designed by Mike Davis
Screenprinted by Sarah Schatz and Andy McInnis

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Tools of the Trade: 5th edition variant
Artist: Mike Davis

Here's a special dedication to the lovers and collectors of electronic musical gadgets, gizmos, pedals, beat machines, and dusty analog cassettes and records. Mike Davis has assembled some of his favorite vintage noisemaking paraphernalia and created vector illustrations of all of them. Printed in warm vintage colors, this poster will look perfect hanging up in your studio, next to your own collection of music-making machines that keep you up all night.

18 x 24"
5 color print on French Whitewash paper
Signed & numbered edition of 75 prints

Design by Mike Davis

$30
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Tools of the Trade: 5th edition
Artist: Mike Davis

Here's a special dedication to the lovers and collectors of electronic musical gadgets, gizmos, pedals, beat machines, and dusty analog cassettes and records. Mike Davis has assembled some of his favorite vintage noisemaking paraphernalia and created vector illustrations of all of them. Printed in warm vintage colors, this poster will look perfect hanging up in your studio, next to your own collection of music-making machines that keep you up all night.

18 x 24"
5 color print on French Whitewash paper
Signed & numbered edition of 220 prints

Design by Mike Davis

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Tuesday Jan 14, 2014 by mike

Chromeo and Cut Copy at Red Rocks!

Funk travelers, marketh thine calendars! Chromeo and Cut Copy will be taking over the historic Red Rocks Amphitheater later this year and we designed the poster. BOOM. Taking cues from West Coast psych legends like Rick Griffin and Randy Tuten, Mike Davis and Wes Winship went all the way in with this brand new design. Stay tuned for details about a screenprinted version.

Monday Dec 16, 2013 by mike

Fond Memories of 2013

That was a pretty cool year. Here are some of my favorite things that happened, in and outside of Burlesque. Thanks to all of my family, friends, and teammates who helped make 2013 worth writing about on our blog.

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Friday Dec 13, 2013 by mike

BRLSQ for Doomtree Blowout 9

It's that time of year again... Minneapolis' own Doomtree crew is taking over the city for the ninth year straight with sold out shows at Triple Rock Social Club and First Avenue's mainroom. We were asked to design and screenprint a poster to commemorate the festivities and here she is... one creature face for each year, designed by Mike Davis and screenprinted in super bright colors on French Pop-Tone Hot Fudge paper by Ben LaFond. Grab one at any of the remaining First Avenue Blowout 9 shows or in our online store in early January 2014!

Here are a few rough sketches from the creative process...

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Wednesday Oct 16, 2013 by mike

From the Cutting Room Floor: Burlesque for Target

Earlier this Summer, I designed five graphics to help Target count down the final days of Summer. Unfortunately, although the art was approved, the powers that be didn't end up fitting these into their daily Tumblr schedule and they got shelved. The good news is that I'm now allowed to share them with everyone right here on our blog! As things are starting to get chilly around Minnesota, we don't mind taking a quick glance back at Summer. Enjoy!

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World Travel Alphabet Print
Artist: Mike Davis

Picking up where he left off with the Alphabet Print and Animal Print, Mike returns with another art print designed for a newborn Davis family member. Originally created just for his nephew Lazlo, this print will make the perfect gift for the world traveler in your family. It features illustrations of world landmarks from 26 different cities, one for every letter of the alphabet.

24 x 36"
4 color screenprint on French Whitewash paper
signed & numbered edition of 200 prints

Screenprinted by Ben LaFond

$25
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Tools of the Trade: 4th Edition
Artist: Mike Davis

Here's a special dedication to the lovers and collectors of electronic musical gadgets, gizmos, pedals, beat machines, and dusty analog cassettes and records. Mike Davis has assembled some of his favorite vintage noisemaking paraphernalia and created vector illustrations of all of them. Printed in warm vintage colors, this poster will look perfect hanging up in your studio, next to your own collection of music-making machines that keep you up all night.

18 x 24"
5 color print on French Whitewash paper
Signed & numbered edition of 200 prints

Design by Mike Davis

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Tools of the Trade: 4th Edition Variant
Artist: Mike Davis

Here's a special dedication to the lovers and collectors of electronic musical gadgets, gizmos, pedals, beat machines, and dusty analog cassettes and records. Mike Davis has assembled some of his favorite vintage noisemaking paraphernalia and created vector illustrations of all of them. Printed in warm vintage colors, this poster will look perfect hanging up in your studio, next to your own collection of music-making machines that keep you up all night.

18 x 24"
5 color print on French Whitewash paper
Signed & numbered edition of 50 prints

Design by Mike Davis

$30
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