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Aug
07

Let’s Ride: Black Sheep Heads West


We’re headed west.

Like those before us who traveled across the Great American Frontier in search of adventure, The Flock is setting out on the road for a week of self-discovery, team-building and brainstorming. If you missed the announcement this week, Black Sheep has refocused our mission.

To shock. To awe. To be the...

Aug
06

Kicking Ass and Making Change: Five Years as a Black Sheep


 

A Note From The Leader of The Flock: 

I’ve been writing a story for five years. And today, I’m finally able to hit “publish." 

In many ways, everything we’ve done over the past five years at Black Sheep has led up to this moment. In other ways, today is only the beginning.

When I started The Black Sheep Agency,...

Jul
27

Black Sheep Parents Explain it ALL


Happy Parent’s Day! In honor of those who changed our diapers, drove us to rehearsals, fed us, clothed us and made sure we turned out like decent human beings — we wanted to give them a chance to say a few words.

When you are in the world of marketing, branding or public relations, it can be tough to explain to people ...

Jul
24

Amelia Earhart: The Rebel With Wings


This blog is the first in a monthly series — Rebel Rousers — where we explore the ways those we view as rebels have made history, initiated movements and change the world for good.

Amelia Earhart would have turned 117 years old if she were still alive today. By all accounts, the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic...

Jul
18

We Flocking Love This! Take 12


We Flocking Love This! is a bi-weekly series where we share our favorite things of the week — websites, videos, viral trends, Houston happenings or people we meet. If we LOVE it, you’ll hear about it. FLOCK yeah!

1. Childhood Drawings All Grown Up

Dutch muralist Telmo Pieper recreated his childhood drawings digitally and...

Jul
16

Branding, REBRANDED.


Here in the Black Sheep office, we put a lot of effort into words. In fact, words are kind of our thing — as marketers, copywriters, ex-journalists and PR pros who pitch. Words are our tools. Words are precision; they are the difference in being retweeted once or several hundreds of times. Words cause a guest to RSVP yes,...

Jul
09

Blank Slate: Featuring Kaylan Tannahill


Shipley’s or Krispy Kreme? Feel free to duke this matter out at home, because whichever you choose, we all know donuts are delicious. And now, we have a daily reminder of that in the Black Sheep office thanks to Kaylan Tannahill’s artistic portrayal of the iconic food in this month’s Blank Slate.

A designer, a painter, a...

Jul
03

We Flocking Love This! Take 11


Pedal South

We Flocking Love This! is a weekly series where we share our favorite things of the week — websites, videos, viral trends, Houston happenings or people we meet. If we LOVE it, you’ll hear about it. FLOCK yeah!

1. Pedal South

What happens when five awesome bros pack up their film equipment, land in Alaska and start an...

Jul
02

Christine and Megan: Making Black Sheep (More) Awesome Since Summer 2014


Look out, Houston! Black Sheep has two new FABULOUS interns, ready to join the flock and get down to work.

It is no surprise that we like to change things up. We are always on the lookout for ways to bring new and unique talent to the table. This is why our two new summer recruits are taking on roles never before seen in...

Jun
27

We Flocking Love This! The Big 1-0


We Flocking Love This! is a weekly series where we share our favorite things of the week—websites, videos, viral trends, Houston happenings or people we meet. If we LOVE it, you’ll hear about it. FLOCK yeah!

1. Flickr Finds Series

If you need to waste a couple of minutes (hours), check out the “Flickr Finds Series” from...

STUNT Club

The Society of Troublemakers Uniting in the Name of Theatrics. Flash mobs? Check. Protests? Check. Demonstrations involving livestock, costumes and kazoos? You bet! Are you ready to join the club? Read on >

Events & Appearances

Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary 1926-1938

Sunday, Jun 1st at Menil Collection

This bad boy runs through June 1. Check... Read on >