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Founded in Chicago in 2003 as a multi-disciplined design and fine art studio. studiotwentysix2 integrates painting, printmaking and graphic design to offer an eclectic mix of client-based design and research / concept-driven paintings and limited edition prints. The mission is simple: produce well crafted thought-provoking work in a variety of mediums.
Tom has worked as an artist, graphic designer and design educator. He received a Master of Fine Art in Visual Communication from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (where he was awarded a full-tuition merit scholarship), and has taught graphic design at the university level for several years. Tom’s design work has appeared in Communication Arts, Print, IDN, Computer Arts & HOW magazine; he exhibits his fine art work regularly, and has been included in group shows from New York and Chicago, to the Palace of Culture in Sofia, Bulgaria. Tom regularly speaks and writes about graphic design, his thoughts on education, and approach to mixed-media work.
The Shop uses PayPal to process payments. Payments can be made using either a PayPal account, or a major credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express). To pay using a credit card, use the “Pay as a guest now” option and input your information into the requested data fields — click “continue” once complete. Under “Payment Method” choose the button next to “Credit or Debit Card”, input the card information, and click “Review and Continue” to complete the payment.
Time, care and attention-to-detail are the foundations of The studiotwentysix2 Shop. Every effort is taken to use the finest quality equipment, materials, papers and packaging. If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, you may return undamaged and unused products for a purchase refund within 14-days.
If you have questions, shipping requests, or are interested in a typographic print, poster, or soda crate pet bed that is featured at studiotwentysix2.com, but is not available for purchase in The Shop, please contact Tom at:
phone: 513 254 3424
Each Soda Crate Pet Bed is custom built. For a detailed explanation of construction and cleaning options, please visit the Soda Crate Pet Bed gallery page. Most custom Soda Crate Pet Bed requests can be accommodated. Please note that custom beds typically take two to four weeks to complete.
studiotwentysix2 archival prints are output using a professional-grade print system that incorporates UltraChrome K3 ink technology. Prints are output onto a museum-quality, 330gsm, natural white, Hot Press stock. Prints and posters come sealed in a clear protective sleeve and ship in stay-flat mailers. Unless otherwise requested, prints and posters will arrive signed.
All products in The Shop ship from the United States. International parcels will ship via USPS International Express. The increase in international shipping costs are significant, but it is the most cost-effective way to track and estimate product delivery overseas.