This year, there are many reasons to celebrate our Allovus family—especially our Allovus graduates! Earning a degree or graduating from high school, middle school, and elementary school is a momentous accomplishment, and we thought we’d share the good news. Congratulations to the graduates! Let’s give a round of applause for the following Allovus talent: Anton … Continue reading
Category Archives: happenings
On Friday, May 3rd, key members of the Allovus business team will be attending the Evergreen Treatment Services fundraiser luncheon in Seattle to benefit those who are suffering from addiction. “Allovus believes in helping others find their way back, to find hope, and to heal. We’ve all been impacted by the opioid epidemic. We support … Continue reading
Get a boost of inspiration by taking advantage of the area we live in. Go on an art walk! Every month, local artists and merchants get together to create community events centered around art and culture. Here’s a sampling to get you started. Fremont Art Walk April 5 @ 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.|Recurring Event Fremont District, Fremont … Continue reading
Celebrating 10 years
Feast your eyes on the photos David Hose took during our 10-year celebration at The Tavern in Bellevue! It sure warms our hearts to see so many familiar faces. Whether you’re a creative or a client, have been with us for 10 years or 10 minutes, thank you for being part of our heart and … Continue reading
Glassybaby + Allovus give back
Glassybaby is a local company which is known for its beautiful glass blown votives–but it’s also known for giving back to the community–which is something that Allovus is passionate about, too. Because the Peninsula Hawks Scholarship Fund is a cause near and dear to founder Hayley Nichols’ heart, we are hosting a Glassybaby event in … Continue reading
Design + networking events
You know that old saying, “It’s not what you know, but who you know”? Well, in the design world, it’s about both what you know AND who you know. Companies are hiring top-notch designers for their skills and expertise. But having professional contacts in the industry is just as important and can make all the … Continue reading
Seattle art exhibits
As the days become shorter and August draws to a close, the reality that summer is about to end is setting in. But don’t worry! There are still a few great art exhibits you can catch before fall arrives. Inspiration is something that every artist needs to fuel their own creativity. From digital to traditional … Continue reading
Design networking events
It’s always fun to learn and connect with other design professionals. Check out these upcoming AIGA Seattle events. You’ll learn some cool stuff and meet some cool people. Be sure to visit their site on a regular basis to stay in touch with Seattle’s vibrant design community. When Thu, Aug 16, 2018 6:00 PM–10:00 PM … Continue reading
UX Cake: avoid the sharks
Picture this: you’re in a meeting giving a review regarding a UX/design project you’re working on for a company. About halfway into your review, members of the meeting start attacking the details. They’re asking a ton of question and not letting you get a word in edgewise. Soon, they have critiqued your work and have … Continue reading
The office: farm edition
If you’ve ever seen the television show The Office, you’re probably familiar with the crazy antics of Michael Scott and the rest of the Dunder Mifflin staff. You may have thought to yourself “How does someone even find themselves in these types of situations?” Well, here at Allovus we like to keep things exciting and … Continue reading
Art events in the PNW
Designers love to gain inspiration by viewing others’ work. We’re lucky to live in the Pacific Northwest, where there are lots of engaging arts events going on throughout the region. Take a look at this great list of events we found in both The Seattle Times and Events12. Akio Takamori: Portraits and Sleepers Earlier this … Continue reading
AIGA seattle celebrates 30.
Seattle has a rich history of design. Join the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) for a celebration of 30 years as a chapter in Seattle. Hear from design leaders in our community who will share their own insights on 30 years of design in our city. In addition to each presenter’s slides, they will … Continue reading
Hair-raising Halloween fun.
As designers, Halloween is irresistible. The fall leaves are twisting in the wind. Houses and stores are adorned with deliciously devilish decorations. And almost everyone you know is planning a costume that will be the envy of the neighborhood. It’s a veritable feast for the eyes and for the creative soul who enjoys a taste of … Continue reading
Geekwire summit 2017.
It’s important for Allovus to stay connected with the tech community at large. Guest blogger Aimee Hayes talks about her amazing experience at the 2017 Geekwire Summit. This past week, a few of our Allovus business team members attended the annual Geekwire Summit at the Sheraton in downtown Seattle. This is “one of the country’s … Continue reading
Inktober 2017 is here.
The crispness in the air is a telltale sign that Inktober is finally here! Every October, artists from all over the world jump into the Inktober drawing challenge. Each day of this month, they complete one drawing per day and post it to social media platforms via the #inktober tag. Here’s how to join the fun! … Continue reading