Date(s) - 03/23/2017
11:30 am - 1:00 pm


Tad Carpenter


Tad Carpenter is a designer, illustrator, author and educator based in Kansas City, Missouri. Carpenter co-runs the design and branding studio, Carpenter Collective with his wife, Jessica where they focus on bringing powerful messages to life through branding, packaging, illustration and design. They have worked with clients ranging from Target, Coca-Cola, Macy’s, Old Navy, Conan O’Brien, Adobe and MTV among many others. Carpenter has worked with numerous bands on poster and tour campaigns for over 10 years, as well as writing and illustrating over twenty children’s books in our marketplace today. Tad also teaches graphic design at the University of Kansas.

See some of his work. 

Sponsors: ADAI and Customized Newspaper Advertising


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