[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ut3FhfUi-6w] Check out this “lovely” video by Button-O-Matic alum, Chris Uphues. Just in time for Valentine’s Day! Chris designed these custom buttons for Busy Beaver Button-O-Matic Series Three, available at Quimby’s Bookstore in Chicago: Check out a story about Chris Uphues’ work on Fred Flare. Busy Beaver Button Co. hearts you, Chris Uphues! www.busybeaver.net
Busy Beaver Button Co. supports our hometown hero, Barack Obama. Now Inauguration Day is upon us and the future is bright again! Custom Obama buttons designed and made by Busy Beaver Button Co. are still available for purchase at the Busy Beaver Etsy Store. Show your support!
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QLA-Pbftcw&hl=en&fs=1] Five months and seventy degrees ago, Busy Beaver Button Co. hung out at Pitchfork Fest in Union Park and made custom buttons. Fest-goers poked their heads through a Derek Erdman campaign button painting of now-President-Elect Barack Obama and got their buttons on the spot. Watch the magic on YouTube. Talented Busy Beaver Button Co. […]
Busy Beaver Button Co. auctioned a custom, gold President Obama political button on eBay. There was such a response that journalist Dave Hoekstra wrote a cover piece about Busy Beaver Button Co. for the Chicago Sun-Times called Pushing Buttons. Click here to watch the video. Gold-bama was sold to a private individual, and all proceeds […]
What do you do when an historic event takes place a few miles from your button company? Pass out free buttons! Busy Beaver Button Co. gave out glow in the dark buttons to illuminate the Obama Rally at Grant Park on November 4, 2008. Four hundred people were psyched to get these buttons commemorating Obama’s […]