Drink & Draw - March 9, 2021

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Drink, draw, meet other designers. Draw some more.

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Our next guest is Matt Warburton CGD, FGDC

Matt Warburton is the founder and co-principle of Emdoubleyu Communications + Design, a Vancouver-based consultancy. He is a part-time instructor in the ECUAD/BCIT Design Essentials program, a member of the GDC’s BC Chapter executive, past-chair of the Kwantlen GDMA Advisory Committee and a past member of the Canada Post Stamp Advisory Committee. He was honoured with GDC Fellowship in 2003 and, since becoming a graphic designer in the early 1980s, has won numerous awards for his work.

Since 2012 Matt has worked at The University of British Columbia, first as a senior designer and since 2014 as design manager for the university’s Brand and Marketing unit. He continues to service Emdoubleyu clients such as Canada Post, Green Coast Rubbish and Obsession: Bikes, working with his wife Lynn who is a communications consultant.

Matt became a Professional member (MGDC, now CGD) in 1990, served on the GDCBC executive as Communications Chair from 1993-1997, GDCBC President from 1997-2000, National VP Communications for 2 terms from 1998-2002 and then again from 2010-2014, National President from 2002–2004, GDCBC Ethics Chair from 2011-2018 and is currently serving as the chapter’s secretary and National Ethics Chair.

You can join us in three easy steps:

1. Register thru Eventbrite. We’ll send you the links that you need to join us before the event.

2. Make sure you have a device with internet access, paper, drawing utensils, a mouse (clickable), trackpad or stylus, and a bevvie of your choice.

3. We are using Zoom so we can see each other and Miro so we can share our drawings. Access to our Miro board will be given prior to the event.

This event is open to all designers. Must be legal drinking age if you are to partake in the drink part of the evening.

Tickets for this RSVP event are required to get an accurate number of attendees and to be granted access to the virtual whiteboard and access to event through Zoom.

We would like to encourage you to support your local breweries for your beverage choice for the "Drink" portion of the evening.

Hosted by the GDC Okanagan - Graphic Designers of Canada

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