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Year: 2014

MORE THAN A NAME

What’s in a name? For Don and Ryan Clark, the brothers behind creative studio Invisible Creature, a name is a mission, a philosophy, a raison d’être. Ryan and Don picked the name Invisible Creature to evoke the idea of a creative catalyst working behind a curtain—a company whose mission is to help give a voice…

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THE RACE WRAPS, THE HUNT CONTINUES

The debris has been cleared, the road rash salved and last Sunday’s Red Bull Soapbox Race is officially in the books. Team Tether Squatch Watch recorded the sixth-fastest time out of 39 speedsters, while capturing the most compelling Sasquatch footage since Harry and the Hendersons. Kudos, you mighty road warriors—you did the studio proud. See the…

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THE SOAPBOX RACE, MADE HAIRIER

Screaming fans. Squealing tires. And the promise of a cameo by the Pacific Northwest’s most hirsute hermit. The Red Bull Soapbox Race is this Sunday, SUNday, SUNDAY, August 24, at 11:00 a.m. in Pioneer Square. Team Tether Squatch Watch will be racing our own custom-built road warrior while in the hunt for the legendary Big-footed…

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THE HIVE’S PROJECT’S LATEST…WELL, BUZZ

Mix business with bees and the puns flow like honey. It just happens. What doesn’t just happen without a generous grant from Tether, a Renaissance man design director-turned-bee keeper and plenty of worker bees is what we lovingly call the Hive Project. Read about it in the Seattle Times profile from Sunday’s Business/Technology section: Rooftop…

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ON PILLOWS AND PAJAMAS

Cuban designer, illustrator, and former insomniac Idania Del Rio is relentlessly optimistic. Even when faced with something as serious as a sleep disorder, Idania found a way to harness her malady and use it as a spark for conversation and creativity. The result? Remedies for Insomnia. Like much of her earlier poster work, Remedies is…

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THE BUZZ STARTS HERE

Ready for a truly fresh cup? Pacific NW coffee purveyor Tully’s thinks a lot of coffee aficianados just might be–so they’ve teamed up with Tether to rethink and revitalize their coffeehouses with–in the words of new Tully’s Chairman, Michael Avenatti–a “fresh, completely different customer experience.” As Tether CCO Stanley Hainsworth puts it in a recent…

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THE STORY OF SPORT IN MOTION

In the spirit of continually fueling creativity, Tether recently collaborated with PDX photographers and friends Swanson Studio to bring their fourth annual 20/2 photo exhibition to life. Aptly named for the creative cyclone of 20 shoots in two months, the event showcased still and motion photography around the theme of Sport In Motion. From pommel…

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LONG LIVE THE 12TH MAN

Seeing as the Super Bowl parade for the Seahawks was happening right in our own backyard (seriously, we’re a block away from the stadium), several of us wandered out into the crowds to cheer on the champs. Over 700,000 fans showed up to thank the team, with temperatures in the 20s. We’re both blessed and…

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