Mackie Osborne : DeeOhGee Press
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Chandler & Price Platen Press and Asbern Proof Press
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Music Packaging and Book Design
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Mackie Osborne started making art for punk bands in the early 80’s. She designed the Social Distortion skeleton, along with covers for other OG punk bands like DxIx, The Offspring, Rancid, Vandals, Bad Religion…
She also designed album covers for bands like Oingo Boingo, Tricky, Mr. Bungle, Melvins, Fantomas, and Tool. She’s worked on book designs for the Melvins, Chet Zar, Princeton University, Ancestors of the Incas, Georgeanne Deen, and Tool.
She runs DeeOhGee Press, a letterpress print shop with two giant presses in a garage called the green dungeon where she prints limited edition CD and LP covers for bands like the Melvins. When she’s not busy in front of a computer, you may find her down in the dungeon printing limited edition music packaging using a combination of moveable type, vintage blocks, linoleum block carvings, and photopolymer plates.
She also teaches yoga, you can find her online classes on the schedule at Yogaoasis, Tucson.