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Jan Tschichold

Here’s another cool poster I found breaking down letters, this one is by Jan Tschichold. Just like the Baskerville poster I found a while back, I think this one excellently represents how letters are...

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Truth

  I couldn’t agree more with this poster. Not only do I feel Typography is such a beautiful thing to study and practice, but there is so much respect for hand-lettering that I think is lost nowadays...

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Living Letters

Another great example of hand-drawn lettering. Not only do I like this because it’s done manually, but it’s extremely expressive. It’s use of a calming, cool color and the vines sprouting out from all...

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Supplement Sketches

For ‘Supplement’ I was trying to portray the idea that a supplement is extra information, and not quite necessary. I wanted to letters to have a basic skeleton that people can see and immediately...

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Final Constrained Systems

Supplement Sluggish Final Constrained Systems is a post from: Amanda Maria

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Coffee & Cigarettes

This truly is a genius design in my opinion. Combining images and the simple letterform of an ampersand to basically state the title of the film without using any photographic images is impressive. If...

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Constrained Systems Video Critique

Sarah Moss: Oppressive - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBc8HN0FcZ0&feature=youtu.be Magnification - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=plBzbVFW77s&feature=youtu.be Constrained Systems Video...

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Typography Final Project

For our final project we essentially had to pull material from this blog and organize it and design a booklet. We could use InDesign to set our text but that was it;  everything had to be in black and...

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New vs Old

I stumbled upon an article on Eye Magazine.com that talks about Monotype’s typographical adviser, Stanley Morison, who published an article about newspaper design (that I didn’t get to fully read...

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Accidental Mysteries

Here’s a really cool post I found on the Design Observer site. It talks about this German Book from the 17th Century that basically is just a compilation of different calligraphy styles applied to the...

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