Friday Favorites – 8/9

Klaire is a big fan of National Park Service’s voice on Instagram. “They grab your attention with an awesome photo or video plus a funny or witty first line, then go into dropping some helpful knowledge after that. A great way to educate people without getting stale or sounding unapproachable.”

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Sweet dreams are made of trees…Who am I to disagree? ♫⁣ ⁣ From a seed no bigger than one from a tomato, California’s coast redwood (Sequoia sempervirens) may grow to a height of 367 feet (112 m) and have a width of 22 feet (7 m) at its base. Imagine a 35-story skyscraper in your city and you have an inkling of the trees’ ability to arouse humility.⁣ ⁣ Image: Looking up at the giant redwoods. NPS/ Steve Olson⁣ ⁣ #motivation #tree #NationalParkService #findyourpark #redwoodsnationalpark #california #treesofinstagram

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A graphic designer redesigned the logos for some big names in coffee, just for fun, and Sammie really likes them. “She breaks down her thought and design process and it’s really cool as a non-designer to see what goes into the process.” See all of them here.

Klaire really likes what this event says for non-members. “This simple line makes you feel better about spending money for an event!”

Bonnie found a new cool resource this week. “It’s just a site FULL of creative ideas/info on ‘how to write a funny cold email,’ or ‘the key to self promotion on Reddit,’ or ‘how Fortnite changed the way video games were marketed.’ Will definitely be using this for ideas in the future, thanks to the Daily Carnage.