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CROP 2018

April 5th & 6th, 2018

It's wild to believe we're already in year 3 of Crop! However, after 2 sold-out Crop's, a sold-out Pop-Up Crop, countless words of inspiration & advice, engaging workshops, a strengthened and renewed creative community, food, drinks & good times that only Louisiana can provide - here we are. We've got another exciting lineup of workshops and speakers in store and we look forward to continuing to foster community through creativity. Join us on April 5th & 6th of 2018. Don't miss out!

 
 

CROP 2018 LINEUP

Keynotes &
Workshops

Each year we strive to bring the most well rounded group of creatives to Crop. Year three is no exception. We're beyond excited to be bringing you 14+ of some of the most creative & inspirational folks we know. Again, day one will be full of engaging workshops to get your creative juices flowing. Day two will be keynotes handpicked to provide you with renewed inspiration, fresh ways of thinking, stories that make you feel like you're not alone, laughs, lessons and more. Register now!

 

2018 Keynote Speakers • Friday, April 6th • 2018

 
James Victore is an American art director, designer, and author. In 2010 Victore's monograph "Victore or, Who Died and Made You Boss?" was published by Abrams Books. In 2010 and 2012 Victore's work exhibited in The Museum of Modern Art.

James Victore is an American art director, designer, and author. In 2010 Victore's monograph "Victore or, Who Died and Made You Boss?" was published by Abrams Books. In 2010 and 2012 Victore's work exhibited in The Museum of Modern Art.

JAMES VICTORE • KEYNOTE
GEORGETOWN, TEXAS

 In 2013, Danielle combined her love of lettering, design, photography, and eating to create food typography. Her work is internationally regarded as both innovative and mouth watering, inspiring new trends in social campaigns, advertising, and motion. Danielle has worked with Target, Disney, McDonalds, Cadillac and numerous other clients across the world. 

 In 2013, Danielle combined her love of lettering, design, photography, and eating to create food typography. Her work is internationally regarded as both innovative and mouth watering, inspiring new trends in social campaigns, advertising, and motion. Danielle has worked with Target, Disney, McDonalds, Cadillac and numerous other clients across the world. 

Young Jerks is a Creative Studio led by Dan Cassaro and Dan Christofferson out of Brooklyn, New York. Specializing in typography, illustration and branding, they've worked with Deus Ex Machina, Levi's, Billabong and more. 

Young Jerks is a Creative Studio led by Dan Cassaro and Dan Christofferson out of Brooklyn, New York. Specializing in typography, illustration and branding, they've worked with Deus Ex Machina, Levi's, Billabong and more. 

YOUNG JERKS • KEYNOTE
BROOKLYN, NEW YORK

Baton Rouge native Howard Hall is a force of nature. A graphic designer by day, a comedian by night and an occasional TEDxLSU speaker, Howard still finds time to balance his busy life and spend time with his family, help his children with their dreams and support other artists and comedians in the Baton Rouge area.

Baton Rouge native Howard Hall is a force of nature. A graphic designer by day, a comedian by night and an occasional TEDxLSU speaker, Howard still finds time to balance his busy life and spend time with his family, help his children with their dreams and support other artists and comedians in the Baton Rouge area.

HOWARD HALL • KEYNOTE
BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA

Phoebe & Roxy are the women behind the Drunk on Lettering Podcast. Each week they have drinks and Skype with one of their favorite letterers. They specialize in making their guests feel uncomfortable and asking them pointless questions. This podcast is 1 part informative, 1 part entertaining, and 1 part cheese! Get ready.

Phoebe & Roxy are the women behind the Drunk on Lettering Podcast. Each week they have drinks and Skype with one of their favorite letterers. They specialize in making their guests feel uncomfortable and asking them pointless questions. This podcast is 1 part informative, 1 part entertaining, and 1 part cheese! Get ready.

Lenny Terenzi is a Raleigh-Durham based one man shop that runs under the name "Hey Monkey Design".  A designer, screenprinter, accomplished speaker and musician; Lenny's talents reach far and wide.

Lenny Terenzi is a Raleigh-Durham based one man shop that runs under the name "Hey Monkey Design".  A designer, screenprinter, accomplished speaker and musician; Lenny's talents reach far and wide.

LENNY TERENZI • KEYNOTE
RALEIGH–DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA

 

 

2018 Workshop Presenters • thursday, April 5th • 2018

 
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Kathryn Hunter • Workshop
Hands-On Workbook Binding

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FOREFATHERS GROUP • WORKSHOP
POWER OF PRESENTATION

JASON CRAIG • WORKSHOP
#FREEARTFRIDAY ILLUSTRATION WORKSHOP

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Industry Print Shop - VIP Pre-Party
There will be bleed poster pull

After Thursday's daytime workshops, VIP registrants will have access to There Will Be Bleed. TWBB is our annual kickoff pre-party featuring Crop family, Industry Print Shop. Join Industry as they hold a brief Q&A with the Crop 2018 commemorative poster designer, talk about the process and then pull your very own limited edition print! These have become collectibles, so don't miss out!

 
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Don't forget about the swag

Vendor Valley

Each year we have a pretty happening vendor area. Elbow to elbow at times. Year three should be no exception. T-shirts, hats, prints, patches, pins, stickers, books, gadgets and more. We've got an exciting lineup of vendors that are sure to send you home looking for more wall space, closet space and beyond. Check out a few of our 2018 featured vendors below!


 

TIM's GARAGE

Tim’s Garage is a casual lifestyle boutique located in the heart of mid city in Baton Rouge, Louisiana featuring local, vintage, and original products.


NATIONAL DRY GOODS

We love creating unique designs and works of art by bringing together amazing artists and designers with skilled craftsmen. 


HELLCATS INC.

Hellcats Inc. is a husband and wife collaboration between us, Clark Orr and Brittany Reagan. Just the right amount of Tough with a pinch of Sparkle.


INDUSTRY PRINT SHOP

Industry has been Crop family since the beginning. Each year they bring loads of rad new gear, carefully designed and expertly crafted. Come get some.

 
 
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OUR VENUE

Shaw Center for the Arts

Crop is held in the beautiful Shaw Center for the Arts in Downtown Baton Rouge. Keynotes are held in the Manship Theatre within the Shaw Center. Workshops, vendors, attractions and more will be held throughout it's other many spaces. The Shaw Center is also home to award winning restaurants, a coffee shop and a full service bar. Everything you need, right in one place.

 
 
 

WHERE TO STAY

Partner Hotels

For those of you coming from out of town, book your visit with our partner hotels. Each of these are literally steps away from the Shaw Center for the Arts and in the heart of downtown Baton Rouge's nightlife. Restaurants, museums, coffee shops, bars & venues are all minutes away. Book your stay now as rooms tend to fill up quickly.

 

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