Tag Archives: typography

Video: Alphabet 2

The Alphabet 2 is a video experiment where each character visually represents the meaning of the word itself.  Super cute.

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Just My Type

I am absolutely loving the promotional video for Simon Garfield’s new book Just My Type.  Designed and directed by Naresh Ramchandani and Michael Bierut at Pentagram, the trailer is really well done.  Enjoy!

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Music Inspiration: Type Portraits

Biggie and Bob Dylan Typographic Portraits

I’ve been really busy with both work and school, so these music related post have been coming up when I have time (not always Friday).  Sorry about that. The images above were created using lyrics from Notorious B.I.G’s “Juicy” and Bob Dylan’s “Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right”.  Biggie’s picture was done using Baskerville Old […]

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Ode to Type

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In school yesterday, we’ve moved on from the fun topic of using grids in Adobe InDesign to my favorite design subject – TYPOGRAPHY! I’m so moved by this that I’ve decided to share a few of my favorite designers/typographers with you today.  These are listed in no particular order.  Feel free to click their names […]

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Matt W. Moore Typography

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Selected works of typography by Matt W. Moore.  I absolutely adore Matt’s work.  His site is so rich of inspiring designs.  You could really get lost for hours.  I’ll be posting some my favorite pieces every Tuesday for the next 3 weeks.  Enjoy!

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Happy by Andrei D. Robu

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This put a smile on my face today.  Great typography from Andrei D. Robu. Also available as an art print or stretched canvas at his online shop.  The shop also features some really cool iPhone and iPad cases and skins.  Check out all the products here.

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Video: Off Book | Typography | PBS Arts

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I’m a huge fan of typography (check out past posts here and here), so when my friend M put me on to this PBS documentary I knew it was something that I needed to share here.  The special goes into detail on how type affects our everyday life and a major instrument in communication. Fantastic […]

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Matt Lyon Typography

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Forgot to post on my Matt Lyon obsession last week.  These are a couple of typography pieces that caught my eye.  More from Matt here.

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Graphic Designer: Áron Jancsó

Áron Jancsó Typography

Breathtaking vector graffiti from Hungarian designer Áron Jancsó.  He’s also a very talented typographer.  Some awesome pieces below. Complete portfolio on his website here.

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Artist: Matt Lyon

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I “discovered” Matt Lyon on my new favorite site AOL Artists and I’m captivated by his work.  Much like my infatuaution with Jen Stark a few months ago (see here), I’m going to be posting some of his work every Wednesday for the next 3 or 4 weeks. Read his AOL write-up here and check […]

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