Typography http://design.org/typography en A Typographic Chess Set: Hat Trick Design http://design.org/blog/typographic-chess-set-hat-trick-design <p>This chess set from Jim Sutherland of London-based <a href="http://www.hat-trickdesign.co.uk/" target="Hat Trick Design">Hat Trick Design</a> is sure to make any typophile, chess nerd swoon. The letter pieces are based on chess notation, doubling as an inherent game reference and mostly literal physical representations. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2012/10/23/type-chess_hat-trick_01.jpg" alt="design, typography, chess" title="design, typography, chess" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="464" title="design, typography, chess" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/10/23/type-chess_hat-trick_05.jpg?1351057114" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="449" title="design, typography, chess" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/10/23/type-chess_hat-trick_01.jpg?1351057180" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="464" title="design, typography, chess" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/10/23/type-chess_hat-trick_04.jpg?1351057180" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="464" title="design, typography, chess" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/10/23/type-chess_hat-trick_07.jpg?1351057180" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="464" title="design, typography, chess" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/10/23/type-chess_hat-trick_08.jpg?1351057181" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="531" title="design, typography, chess" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/10/23/type-chess_hat-trick_02.jpg?1351057181" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="474" title="design, typography, chess" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/10/23/type-chess_hat-trick_03.jpg?1351057181" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="308" title="design, typography, chess" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/10/23/type-chess_hat-trick_06.jpg?1351057181" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="464" title="design, typography, chess" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/10/23/type-chess_hat-trick_09.jpg?1351057181" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/typographic-chess-set-hat-trick-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/typographic-chess-set-hat-trick-design#comments design games industrial typography Wed, 24 Oct 2012 05:32:11 +0000 jessicapatterson 4334 at http://design.org 4D Type: Dimensional Letterforms from Lo Siento http://design.org/blog/4d-type-dimensional-letterforms-lo-siento <p>Barcelona-based design studio <a href="http://www.losiento.net/" target="Lo Siento">Lo Siento</a> created this dimensional <a href="http://design.org/typography" target="typography">typography</a> for an exhibition. The letters are constructed on an axis that presents two extrusions of the character, allowing the form to be present from at least two different angles, making it ideal for hanging and displaying.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="466" title="Design, 4dtype, losiento" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/10/4dtype_losiento_01.jpg?1341984508" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="837" title="Design, 4dtype, losiento" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/10/4dtype_losiento_05.jpg?1341984680" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="826" title="Design, 4dtype, losiento" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/10/4dtype_losiento_02.jpg?1341984679" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="826" title="Design, 4dtype, losiento" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/10/4dtype_losiento_03.jpg?1341984680" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="826" title="Design, 4dtype, losiento" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/10/4dtype_losiento_04.jpg?1341984680" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="553" title="Design, 4dtype, losiento" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/10/4dtype_losiento_06.jpg?1341984680" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="408" title="Design, 4dtype, losiento" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/10/4dtype_losiento_09.jpg?1341984680" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, 4dtype, losiento" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/10/4dtype_losiento_10.jpg?1341984680" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="415" title="Design, 4dtype, losiento" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/10/4dtype_losiento_11.jpg?1341984680" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="415" title="Design, 4dtype, losiento" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/10/4dtype_losiento_12.jpg?1341984680" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="593" title="Design, 4dtype, losiento" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/07/10/4dtype_losiento_08.jpg?1341984691" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/4d-type-dimensional-letterforms-lo-siento" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/4d-type-dimensional-letterforms-lo-siento#comments 3d barcelona design typography Wed, 11 Jul 2012 05:34:22 +0000 jessicapatterson 4272 at http://design.org Typography Work by Brent Couchman http://design.org/blog/typography-work-brent-couchman <p>San Francisco-based designer and illustrator <a href="http://www.brentcouchman.com/" target="Brent Couchman">Brent Couchman</a> has a portfolio packed with beautiful work, including a hearty collection of designs done for Fossil. Here I'd like to share some of his <a href="http://design.org/typography" target="typography">typography</a> work, both experimental studies and samples done for <a href="http://friendsoftype.com/" target="Friends of Type">Friends of Type</a>. What I love most about his type pieces is the variety in style and the care in their execution.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="620" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_02.jpg?1338276248" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="585" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_03.jpg?1338276473" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="323" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_01.jpg?1338276474" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="479" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_04.jpg?1338276474" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="912" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_05.jpg?1338276474" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="296" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_15.jpg?1338276474" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="148" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_13.jpg?1338276474" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="427" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_06.jpg?1338276474" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="315" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_07.jpg?1338276474" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="396" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_08.jpg?1338276474" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="794" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_11.jpg?1338276491" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="333" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_14.jpg?1338276499" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="331" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_12.jpg?1338276491" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="308" title="Design, typography, brentcouchman" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/29/brentcouchman_type_09.jpg?1338276474" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/typography-work-brent-couchman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/typography-work-brent-couchman#comments design hand-lettering personal portfolio sanfrancisco typography Tue, 29 May 2012 07:40:13 +0000 jessicapatterson 4249 at http://design.org Dead Words: A Typography Exploration Project by Karen To http://design.org/blog/dead-words-typography-exploration-project-karen <p><a href="http://epiclayers.com/" target="Karen To">Karen To</a> set out to explore and rebirth <a href="http://deadwords.info/" target="The Dead Words">The Dead Words</a>. Through these typographic studies, she aims to rediscover and interpret words from a modern perspective, molding the letters and words into a subtle or literal representation of their definitions.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_07.jpg?1337242749" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_01.jpg?1337244467" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_03.jpg?1337244467" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_06.jpg?1337244468" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_04.jpg?1337244467" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_02.jpg?1337244467" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_05.jpg?1337244467" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_08.jpg?1337244468" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_09.jpg?1337244468" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_10.jpg?1337244468" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_11.jpg?1337244468" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_12.jpg?1337244468" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_13.jpg?1337244468" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_17.jpg?1337244469" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_15.jpg?1337244469" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_16.jpg?1337244469" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_19.jpg?1337244491" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_18.jpg?1337244491" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="424" title="Design, deadwords, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/17/karen-to_dead-words_14.jpg?1337244468" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/dead-words-typography-exploration-project-karen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/dead-words-typography-exploration-project-karen#comments design hand-lettering personal series typography Thu, 17 May 2012 08:50:53 +0000 jessicapatterson 4234 at http://design.org The H-57 Design Commandments Poster http://design.org/blog/h-57-design-commandments-poster <p>According to Italian advertising and design agency <a href="http://www.h-57.com/h-57-design-commandments/" target="H-57 Creative Station">H-57 Creative Station</a>, "Creativity has no rules. Well, almost no rules." They identified their personal axioms, drew them on paper, cut out the pieces and arranged them on a big piece of cardboard. When they completed the project, they realized that the rules they chose were in fact principles that guide them daily during creative endeavors. Designing this poster was a way to abide by the very first rule: have fun in what you do.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="872" title="Design, H-57, poster" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/14/h-57_commandment_00.jpg?1331759278" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, H-57, poster" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/14/h-57_commandment_01.jpg?1331759381" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, H-57, poster" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/14/h-57_commandment_03.jpg?1331759381" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, H-57, poster" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/14/h-57_commandment_02.jpg?1331759381" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, H-57, poster" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/14/h-57_commandment_04.jpg?1331759381" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, H-57, poster" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/14/h-57_commandment_05.jpg?1331759396" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/h-57-design-commandments-poster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/h-57-design-commandments-poster#comments design italy paper poster productivity typography Wed, 14 Mar 2012 23:11:58 +0000 wardandrews 4157 at http://design.org Handcrafted Skateboard Script by Simon Ålander http://design.org/blog/handcrafted-skateboard-script-simon-%C3%A5lander <p><a href="http://www.coffeemademedoit.com/work/" target="Simon Ålander">Simon Ålander</a> had a black skateboard lying around and decided he needed to do something about it. The Swedish designer has a talent for hand-lettering and enjoys using a combination of analog and digital techniques to create his <A href="http://design.org/typography" target="typographic">typographic designs</a>. He knew lettering was the answer, and his New York hand-drawn script combines skate culture with contrasting letterforms and flourishes. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="413" title="Design, SimonAlander, lettering" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/07/simonalander_01.jpg?1331124484" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, SimonAlander, lettering" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/07/simonalander_00.jpg?1331124573" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, SimonAlander, lettering" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/07/simonalander_02.jpg?1331124573" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, SimonAlander, lettering" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/07/simonalander_06.jpg?1331124573" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, SimonAlander, lettering" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/07/simonalander_03.jpg?1331124573" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, SimonAlander, lettering" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/07/simonalander_04.jpg?1331124573" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, SimonAlander, lettering" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/07/simonalander_05.jpg?1331124573" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, SimonAlander, lettering" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/07/simonalander_07.jpg?1331124573" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/handcrafted-skateboard-script-simon-%C3%A5lander" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/handcrafted-skateboard-script-simon-%C3%A5lander#comments design hand-lettering newyork skate typography Wed, 07 Mar 2012 06:11:23 +0000 jessicapatterson 4141 at http://design.org Typographic Illustrations and Lettering by Jeff Rogers http://design.org/blog/typographic-illustrations-and-lettering-jeff-rogers <p>NYC-based designer and letterer <a href="http://howdyjeff.com/" target="Jeff Rogers">Jeff Rogers</a> creates beautiful and playful letters and word-based illustrations. Feast your eyes on some of his hand-lettering portfolio, where his transforms words into pieces of <a href="http://design.org/typography" target="typographic">typographic</a> art:</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_19.jpg" alt="Design, jeffrogers, typography" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="539" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_01.jpg?1330061475" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="802" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_19.jpg?1330061725" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="735" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_06.jpg?1330061723" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="877" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_08.jpg?1330061723" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="722" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_03.jpg?1330061723" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="723" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_05.jpg?1330061722" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="458" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_02.jpg?1330061723" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="622" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_07.jpg?1330061723" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="809" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_04.jpg?1330061723" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="621" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_09.jpg?1330061723" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="401" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_10.jpg?1330061723" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="459" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_11.jpg?1330061724" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="359" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_12.jpg?1330061724" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="716" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_13.jpg?1330061724" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="415" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_14.jpg?1330061724" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_15.jpg?1330061724" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="443" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_16.jpg?1330061724" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_18.jpg?1330061724" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="729" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_17.jpg?1330061724" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="415" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_20.jpg?1330061725" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="619" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_22.jpg?1330061725" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_24.jpg?1330061725" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="467" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_25.jpg?1330061725" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="933" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_26.jpg?1330061745" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_21.jpg?1330061725" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="853" title="Design, jeffrogers, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/23/jeff-rogers_23.jpg?1330061725" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/typographic-illustrations-and-lettering-jeff-rogers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/typographic-illustrations-and-lettering-jeff-rogers#comments design hand-lettering illustration newyork typography Fri, 24 Feb 2012 05:45:37 +0000 jessicapatterson 4121 at http://design.org Dr. No Effects Pedal Designs from Boom Artwork http://design.org/blog/dr-no-effects-pedal-designs-boom-artwork <p>I can't get over how awesome these <a href="http://www.drno-effects.com/home.html" target="Dr. No Effects">Dr. No Effects</a> pedal designs are. The retrotastic, hand-designed lettering and graphics were created by <a href="http://www.boomartwork.com/" target="Boom Artwork">Boom Artwork</a>, the graphic design, <a href="http://design.org/illustration" target="illustration">illustration</a> and lettering studio of Netherlands-based Eric van den Boom. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="458" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_01.jpg?1328853970" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="641" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_08.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="641" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_05.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_03.jpg?1328854092" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_04.jpg?1328854092" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="641" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_06.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_07.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="641" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_02.jpg?1328854092" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_10.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_11.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_12.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_13.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_14.jpg?1328854094" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_15.jpg?1328854094" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="405" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_17.jpg?1328854137" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_16.jpg?1328854124" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/dr-no-effects-pedal-designs-boom-artwork" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/dr-no-effects-pedal-designs-boom-artwork#comments design hand-lettering illustration industrial music netherlands retro typography Fri, 10 Feb 2012 06:14:46 +0000 jessicapatterson 4097 at http://design.org Signage, Type and Advertising Art by Steve Lambert http://design.org/blog/signage-type-and-advertising-art-steve-lambert <p>Part revelation, part humor, these signs by artist <a href="http://visitsteve.com/" target="Steve Lambert">Steve Lambert</a> embrace the tradition of flashy ads with bold <a href="http://design.org/typography" target="typography">typography</a> and demanding lights. For the past nine years he's been making art that comments on advertising and public space.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_01.jpg?1328685508" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_18.jpg?1328685859" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_17.jpg?1328685859" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="254" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_16.jpg?1328685859" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_14.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="295" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_15.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_13.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_10.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_12.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_03.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_04.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="932" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_11.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_19.jpg?1328685861" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_05.jpg?1328685861" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_06.jpg?1328685861" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_08.jpg?1328685861" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_09.jpg?1328685861" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/signage-type-and-advertising-art-steve-lambert" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/signage-type-and-advertising-art-steve-lambert#comments Advertising design funny graphic losangeles newyork typography Wed, 08 Feb 2012 07:26:41 +0000 jessicapatterson 4094 at http://design.org The Ampersand Collection: Ten Original Designs & Hand-Crafted Prints http://design.org/blog/ampersand-collection-ten-original-designs-hand-crafted-prints <p>What designer doesn't love a good ampersand (tell me!)? It's apparent that Ross Moody does at least—his self run "Greetings Collective," <a href="http://www.55his.com/" target="55 Hi's">55 Hi's</a>, is currently featuring a curated collection of 10 9x9" prints of original ampersands created by illustrators and designers rounded up from across the interwebs. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="239" title="Design, ampersand, 55his" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/26/ampersand_02.jpg?1327645126" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="323" title="Design, ampersand, 55his" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/26/ampersand_04.jpg?1327645331" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="323" title="Design, ampersand, 55his" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/26/ampersand_09.jpg?1327645331" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="323" title="Design, ampersand, 55his" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/26/ampersand_10.jpg?1327645331" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="323" title="Design, ampersand, 55his" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/26/ampersand_07.jpg?1327645331" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="323" title="Design, ampersand, 55his" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/26/ampersand_08.jpg?1327645331" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="323" title="Design, ampersand, 55his" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/26/ampersand_11.jpg?1327645332" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="1661" title="Design, ampersand, 55his" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/26/ampersand_05.jpg?1327645332" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="323" title="Design, ampersand, 55his" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/26/ampersand_03.jpg?1327645332" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="323" title="Design, ampersand, 55his" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/26/ampersand_06.jpg?1327645370" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="323" title="Design, ampersand, 55his" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/26/ampersand_01.jpg?1327645330" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/ampersand-collection-ten-original-designs-hand-crafted-prints" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/ampersand-collection-ten-original-designs-hand-crafted-prints#comments design poster print series typography Fri, 27 Jan 2012 06:27:16 +0000 jessicapatterson 4055 at http://design.org Hand-Embroidered Type Designs by Maricor/Maricar http://design.org/blog/hand-embroidered-type-designs-maricormaricar <p><a href="http://maricormaricar.com/" target="Maricor/Maricar">Maricor/Maricar</a> are twin sisters and co-designers, illustrators and animators from Australia. They craft intricate and beautiful hand-embroidered and paper-cut <a href="http://design.org/typography" target="typography">typography</a>. Their embroidered letterforms are full of texture, pattern, color and character. See a sampling of some of their embroidered type below.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="762" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_00.jpg?1325664204" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_01.jpg?1325664687" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="877" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_13.jpg?1325664688" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_05.jpg?1325664687" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_06.jpg?1325664687" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_08.jpg?1325664687" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="277" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_10.jpg?1325664687" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_11.jpg?1325664687" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="464" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_12.jpg?1325664687" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_15.jpg?1325664688" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="436" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_14.jpg?1325664688" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_16.jpg?1325664688" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="816" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_19.jpg?1325664688" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_18.jpg?1325664688" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="879" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_20.jpg?1325664688" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="621" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_21.jpg?1325664688" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_22.jpg?1325664689" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_25.jpg?1325664689" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="700" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_24.jpg?1325664689" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="450" title="Design, MaricorMaricar, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/04/maricormaricar_23_0.jpg?1325664689" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/hand-embroidered-type-designs-maricormaricar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/hand-embroidered-type-designs-maricormaricar#comments australia craft design hand-lettering typography Wed, 04 Jan 2012 08:02:28 +0000 jessicapatterson 3990 at http://design.org Typographic Expressions: Poster Designs from KavanStudio http://design.org/blog/typographic-expressions-poster-designs-kavanstudio <p>Matthew Kavan Brooks, a Uk-based designer of namesake studio, <a href="http://www.kavan.co.uk/" target="KavanStudio">KavanStudio</a>, creates these <a href="http://design.org/typography" target="typographic">typographic</a> mantras and wise words as poster designs. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/12/27/kavanstudio_type_03.jpg" alt="Design, KavanStudio, typography" title="Design, KavanStudio, typography" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="427" title="Design, KavanStudio, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/kavanstudio_type_02.jpg?1325015630" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="876" title="Design, KavanStudio, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/kavanstudio_type_03.jpg?1325015686" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="876" title="Design, KavanStudio, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/kavanstudio_type_05.jpg?1325015762" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="876" title="Design, KavanStudio, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/kavanstudio_type_04.jpg?1325015686" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="756" title="Design, KavanStudio, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/kavanstudio_type_06.jpg?1325015686" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="427" title="Design, KavanStudio, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/kavanstudio_type_07.jpg?1325015708" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/typographic-expressions-poster-designs-kavanstudio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/typographic-expressions-poster-designs-kavanstudio#comments design graphic poster typography uk Tue, 27 Dec 2011 19:57:19 +0000 jessicapatterson 3960 at http://design.org Cross Over: An Animated Type Video by Minji Aye Hong http://design.org/blog/cross-over-animated-type-video-minji-aye-hong <p><a href="http://vimeo.com/minjihong" target="Minji Aye Hong">Minji Aye Hong</a> is a student at the School of Visual Arts in New York. Hailing from Seoul, Korea, the budding motion and graphic designer created this playful animated typeface for class. Building off of the idea the communication creates connections between people, she designed Cross Over to express that visually. </p> <p>Check out her animated specimen <a href="http://design.org/video" target="video">video</a> below, with friendly music by I AM Robot And Proud (Dream Machine Lullaby).</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="340" title="Design, crossover, typeface" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/13/crossover.jpg?1323845648" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/cross-over-animated-type-video-minji-aye-hong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/cross-over-animated-type-video-minji-aye-hong#comments animation design newyork seoul student typography video Wed, 14 Dec 2011 06:52:53 +0000 jessicapatterson 3916 at http://design.org The Phraseology Project: An Exercise in Design with Type http://design.org/blog/phraseology-project-and-exercise-design-type <p>Designer <a href="http://yourjustlucky.com/" target="Drew Melton">Drew Melton</a> decided he needed an outlet to practice his craft in lettering and <a href="http://design.org" target="typography">typography</a> design. Instead of arbitrarily creating pieces, he knew he wanted to have a purpose to his practice, thus in January of 2011 the <a href="http://phraseologyproject.com/" target="Phraseology Project">Phraseology Project</a> domain was purchased and the challenge begun. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="620" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_02.jpg?1323307561" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_07.jpg?1323307881" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_04.jpg?1323307882" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="1079" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_01.jpg?1323307882" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_03.jpg?1323307882" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_05.jpg?1323307882" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="556" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_06.jpg?1323307882" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_10.jpg?1323307883" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_08.jpg?1323307882" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_12.jpg?1323307883" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_11.jpg?1323307883" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="487" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_13.jpg?1323307883" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_15.jpg?1323307883" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_17.jpg?1323307884" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_18.jpg?1323307884" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_19.jpg?1323307884" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="516" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/phraseology_14.jpg?1323307946" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="2324" title="Design, Phraseology, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/07/drewmelton_sketch.jpg?1323307990" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/phraseology-project-and-exercise-design-type" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/phraseology-project-and-exercise-design-type#comments design hand-lettering personal sketchbook typography Thu, 08 Dec 2011 01:47:44 +0000 jessicapatterson 3899 at http://design.org Tactile Typography by Dominique Falla http://design.org/blog/tactile-typography-dominique-falla <p><a href="http://www.dominiquefalla.com/" target="Dominique Falla">Dominique Falla</a>'s portfolio if packed with colorful and tactile <a href="http://design.org/typography" target="typography">typography</a> work. The designer/artist seeks to meld analogue and digital methods in her work, often first designing a piece on the computer and then hand-crafting the final piece. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/12/04/dominiquefalla_type_02.jpg" alt="" title="Design, dominiquefalla, typography" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="895" title="Design, dominiquefalla, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/04/dominiquefalla_type_01.jpg?1323031594" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, dominiquefalla, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/04/dominiquefalla_type_02.jpg?1323031814" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="494" title="Design, dominiquefalla, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/04/dominiquefalla_type_03.jpg?1323031814" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, dominiquefalla, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/04/dominiquefalla_type_04.jpg?1323031814" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="688" title="Design, dominiquefalla, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/04/dominiquefalla_type_15.jpg?1323031816" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield 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