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The Return of Oz

Video Production in Aberdeen, SD – Years ago, when I first came back to Aberdeen, I got involved in the newly formed Oz Festival. Me, my mom and my dad made costumes, props, signs, banners and all sorts of promo material. Then it ended. It was designed to be a cultural event that recognized the fact that Wonderful Wizard of

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Wonderful Restoration Project

Our friends over at Ciavarella Design Architects just finished a dynamite historic restoration project. They managed the removal and restoration of the massive stained glass windows at Aberdeen, SD’s historic Central High School building. These window had been covered up for years on the inside probably for heating purposes. As a student, I never saw the sun shine through them.

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Complicated Soil Management Site

The cool thing about what we do at McQuillen Creative Group is getting to learn about a lot of different industries and practices within those industries. As we learn more and more about our surrounding agricultural culture we’re fascinated by what people are doing. Take Precision Soil Management in Redfield, SD for example. These folks take a variety of soil

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Wessington Springs Student Wins Competition

We were pleased to award Michelle Scwiedop of Wessington Springs High School with a check for $500 for her winning entry in the 2010 Big Idea Business competition. Each year the Small Business Development Center hosts this competition open to Northeast South Dakota high school students. The objective is to get kids thinking about how to go about fostering an

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Helping Out Aberdeen’s Finest

This was one of the coolest projects I’ve had the privilege of designing. I was approached by the Aberdeen Police Department to design their new shoulder patch for their uniforms. They had originally wanted typical Aberdeen things, pheasants, wheat, South Dakota state shape, etc. After a few attempts we agreed on some more iconic, Aberdeen-specific items. They had a catalog

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Webb’s Website Ad

I really like this ad we designed for Webb Shoes. Webb’s just celebrated their 100th year anniversary in 2009. They’ve been selling quality shoes on Aberdeen’s Main Street for decades. They are an institution and are just about the only place left on earth to have repairs done to your shoes. We did this ad as part of their 100th

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