Category: Art


Welcome to the new Unzipped

February 23, 2012   |   Art, Events, Gear, Music, News, Outside, Video   |   0 Comments

Do you like it? We know, change can be tough, but click around a bit and we think you’ll LOVE the new features: a squeaky clean look, some new and super easy ways to share our posts with your friends and more JanSport coverage than ever including our newest gear, events, what’s happening in the world outside, art, and of course, it couldn’t be the Unzipped blog without a hefty dose of music.

Speaking of music, did you notice the our fancy new streaming audio [...] Read More >



Can you name this great American concert venue?

February 7, 2012   |   Art   |   0 Comments

Friend of JanSport Emily Dwan (the wonderful artist that created our incredible cityscape packs) just finished up this beauty. Anyone recognize the venue?

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Happy Monday

November 28, 2011   |   Art, Music   |   0 Comments

We got a good chuckle out of this. For those of you that never got to experience the joys of Bob Ross, click here.

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Tonight: Mountainfilm On Tour at UC Berkeley

November 15, 2011   |   Art, Events, News   |   0 Comments

If you’re in the San Francisco Bay Area, come out tonight to the Chevron Auditorium at the International House on the UC Berkeley campus at 6:30 pm for a special presentation of Mountainfilm On Tour. Festival director David Holbrooke will be presenting a program that consists of a selection of films from the Mountainfilm Festival in Telluride.

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More custom painted bags from Emily Dwan

November 14, 2011   |   Art, News   |   0 Comments

Ms. Dwan enjoyed painting our Bonfire Sessions Cityscape bags so much she wanted to kick out a few bags from her own inspiration. Check out her custom artwork on these SuperBreak packs!

For more of Emily’s work check her out here.

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Austin cityscape bag winner

October 17, 2011   |   Art, Events, News   |   0 Comments

Last week, we announced we’d be giving away the last of our one-of-a-kind tributes to this year’s Bonfire Sessions events: three hand-painted JanSport Right Pack Monochrome packs with the skylines of each Bonfire Sessions’s city painted right on them produced by Denver artist Emily Dwan. We asked our Facebook fans to submit a picture of themselves in their favorite outdoor spot and we received tons of submissions on our page.

Alas, like all contests, we had to pick a winner. Kelsey Kuch sent [...] Read More >



Win this pack!

October 14, 2011   |   Art, News   |   0 Comments

We’re giving away the last of our hand-painted Bonfire Sessions cityscape packs tomorrow on JanSport’s Facebook page. This pack commemorates the third and final Bonfire Sessions of the season that we held in Austin, TX last month with the Black Angels.

How do you win this pack? Easy: just go to our Facebook page and post a picture of yourself at your favorite outdoor spot in your city. We’ll select our favorite picture this Friday and the winner [...] Read More >



And the winner is…

October 7, 2011   |   Art, News   |   0 Comments

Check out the winning photo of our Bonfire Sessions pack giveaway. We asked folks to submit a photo of their favorite outdoor spot in their town on Facebook. The winner will get the hand painted Montreal cityscape pack filled with JanSport goodies!

Also, if you happen to be in the Denver tonight, don’t miss the opening of our cityscape pack artist Emily Dwan’s show at the Buxiejo Gallery!

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Love our cityscape bags? Meet the artist behind them!

October 4, 2011   |   Art   |   0 Comments

Have you seen the incredible, one-of-a-kind cityscape JanSport bags we’ve been giving away on Facebook? We commissioned Denver area artist Emily Dwan to decorate three bags to celebrate this season’s Bonfire Sessions events. Each bag features an illustration of¬†a Bonfire Sessions city: Seattle, Montreal and Austin.

Aside from our cityscape bags, Ms. Dwan has quite the diverse and extensive portfolio. Check her out on facebook or on her website. She also happens to be a pretty rad person: Check out our [...] Read More >



Win this bag!

October 3, 2011   |   Art, News   |   1 Comment

We’re giving away this bag, the second of our three custom Bonfire Sessions city packs, through our Facebook page this Friday. Now you might be thinking, “what on earth does JanSport want me to do now?” Well, it’s really simple. Just go to our Facebook page and post a picture of yourself in your favorite outdoor spot in your city, and we’ll select our favorite at the end of the week.

The winner will receive this one-of-a-kind handpainted¬†JanSport [...] Read More >