letterpress http://design.org/tags/letterpress en Hand Lettered and Letterpressed Neon Invites by Ladyfingers Letterpress http://design.org/blog/hand-lettered-and-letterpressed-neon-invites-ladyfingers-letterpress <p>Rhode Island-based <a href="http://www.ladyfingersletterpress.com/" target="Ladyfingers Letterpress">Ladyfingers Letterpress</a> often combines the two impressive skills of letterpress and hand-lettering. For their custom wedding suite, they created a hand-lettered and drawn cornucopia of letterpress techniques and inks. Since they design lots of custom wedding invites, Arley-Rose and Morgan wanted to break away from the norm for theirs. </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="825" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_00.jpg?1331604572" /> </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="482" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_03.jpg?1331604913" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_04.jpg?1331604913" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_05.jpg?1331604913" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_06.jpg?1331604913" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_10.jpg?1331604914" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_14.jpg?1331604914" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_07.jpg?1331604914" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_09.jpg?1331604915" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="931" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_08.jpg?1331604915" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_11.jpg?1331604915" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_13.jpg?1331604915" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_15.jpg?1331604915" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_18.jpg?1331604915" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_16.jpg?1331604915" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, ladyfinger, letterpress" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/12/ladyfinger-letterpress_19.jpg?1331604916" /> </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-lettered-and-letterpressed-neon-invites-ladyfingers-letterpress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/hand-lettered-and-letterpressed-neon-invites-ladyfingers-letterpress#comments design graphic hand-lettering letterpress wedding Tue, 13 Mar 2012 02:18:25 +0000 jessicapatterson 4151 at http://design.org Charlatan, Martyr, Hustler: A Poster Design from Joey Roth http://design.org/blog/charlatan-martyr-hustler-poster-design-joey-roth <p>This poster design is officially on the wish list, if not just because it's clever and funny, then also because it's a good reminder to find balances. <a href="http://joeyroth.com/poster/" target="Joey Roth">Joey Roth</a>—the man behind the infamous <a href="http://design.org/blog/ceramic-speakers-joey-roth" target="Ceramic Speakers">Ceramic Speakers</a>—drew up the <a href="http://joeyroth.com/poster/" target="Charlatan, Martyr, Hustler">Charlatan, Martyr, Hustler</a> graphic for “Hustle,” the first issue of 48 Hours Magazine. </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="409" title="Desig, JoeyRoth, poster" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/15/joeyroth_hustle_01.jpg?1329354143" /> </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="Desig, JoeyRoth, poster" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/15/joeyroth_hustle_02.jpg?1329354240" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="197" title="Desig, JoeyRoth, poster" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/15/joeyroth_hustle_03.jpg?1329354240" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="307" title="Desig, JoeyRoth, poster" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/15/joeyroth_hustle_04.jpg?1329354240" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="275" title="Desig, JoeyRoth, poster" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/15/joeyroth_hustle_06.jpg?1329354240" /> </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/charlatan-martyr-hustler-poster-design-joey-roth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/charlatan-martyr-hustler-poster-design-joey-roth#comments design geometric graphic letterpress poster print productivity Thu, 16 Feb 2012 01:08:17 +0000 jessicapatterson 4108 at http://design.org New Prints Hot Off the Lego Letterpress by Physical Fiction http://design.org/blog/new-prints-hot-lego-letterpress-physical-fiction <p>Awhile back I shared a fun and imaginative project by <a href="http://cargocollective.com/physicalfiction" target="physical fiction">Physical Fiction</a>. Since then, they've added a number of prints to their <a href="http://design.org/blog/lego-my-letterpress" target="Lego Letterpress">Lego Letterpress</a> collection, and they're just so fun I had to share. </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="723" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_13.jpg?1326454579" /> </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="329" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_09.jpg?1326454743" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="926" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_07.jpg?1326454740" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="650" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_11.jpg?1326454741" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="672" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_12.jpg?1326454741" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="447" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_03.jpg?1326454741" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_02.jpg?1326454742" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="450" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_04.jpg?1326454742" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_05.jpg?1326454743" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="810" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_06.jpg?1326454743" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="408" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_01.jpg?1326454823" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="330" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_10.jpg?1326454778" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, illustration, physicalfiction" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/13/physicalfiction_lego_08.jpg?1326454743" /> </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/new-prints-hot-lego-letterpress-physical-fiction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/new-prints-hot-lego-letterpress-physical-fiction#comments design illustration lego letterpress print Fri, 13 Jan 2012 11:43:52 +0000 jessicapatterson 4013 at http://design.org The Dream: A Letterpress Print Series from Constellation & Co. http://design.org/blog/dream-letterpress-print-series-constellation-co <p><a href="http://www.constellationco.com/" target="Constellation &amp; Co.">Constellation &amp; Co.</a> of Seattle is the husband and wife design and print studio of Sara and Brad McNally. The pair created this series of unique letterpress prints with a mix of vintage type and advertising images. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/08/17/dreams_constellation_02.jpg" alt="Design, letterpress, constellation" title="Design, letterpress, constellation" 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="438" title="Design, letterpress, constellation" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/08/17/dreams_constellation_01.jpg?1313641791" /> </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/dream-letterpress-print-series-constellation-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/dream-letterpress-print-series-constellation-co#comments design graphic letterpress print seattle typography Thu, 18 Aug 2011 04:30:20 +0000 jessicapatterson 3245 at http://design.org Wedding Telegrams from Pistachio Press http://design.org/blog/wedding-telegrams-pistachio-press <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/05/17/pistachio_press_2.jpg" alt="design, pistachio, invite" title="design, pistachio, invite" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p>These letterpressed marriage telegrams from Rachel Hetzel of <a href="http://www.pistachiopress.com/Wedding/telegram.html" target="Pistachio Press">Pistachio Press</a> in Rochester, New York, are pretty clever and cute.</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, pistachio, invite" alt="design, pistachio, invite" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/05/17/pistachio_press_1.jpg?1305648121" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/wedding-telegrams-pistachio-press" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/wedding-telegrams-pistachio-press#comments design graphic letterpress newyork Stationery Tue, 17 May 2011 17:35:45 +0000 jessicapatterson 2846 at http://design.org Great Gatsby Business Cards Poster Design http://design.org/blog/great-gatsby-business-cards-poster-design <p>This poster designed by <a href="http://theheadsofstate.com/" target="The Heads of State">The Heads of State</a> displays 32 fictitious business cards from characters in the Great Gatsby. The cards and type are modeled after 1920s social stationary, and the print is a great piece of letterpress from <a href="http://www.beastpieces.com/" target="Studio on Fire">Studio on Fire</a>, in Minneapolis.</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="833" title="Design, gatsby, headsofstate" alt="Design, gatsby, headsofstate" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/13/gatsyby_letterpress_6.jpg?1300081941" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/great-gatsby-business-cards-poster-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/great-gatsby-business-cards-poster-design#comments agency books design graphic letterpress poster print Mon, 14 Mar 2011 05:59:04 +0000 jessicapatterson 2712 at http://design.org LetterMpress: A Letterpress iPad App—Sharing Letters with All http://design.org/blog/lettermpress-letterpress-ipad-app%E2%80%94sharing-letters-all <p>John Bonadies, a graphic designer in Illinois, wants letterpress, currently a fairly exclusive art and practice, to be more accessible to designers and creatives. He has proposed an iPad app, via <a href="http://www.kickstarter.com/" target="Kickstarter">Kickstarter</a>, offering a large wooden type database to designers to create authentic looking letterpress designs. </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="341" title="Design, letterpress, ipad" alt="Design, letterpress, ipad" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/25/lettermpress_5.jpg?1298702529" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/lettermpress-letterpress-ipad-app%E2%80%94sharing-letters-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/lettermpress-letterpress-ipad-app%E2%80%94sharing-letters-all#comments app design ipad letterpress technology typography Sat, 26 Feb 2011 06:51:01 +0000 jessicapatterson 2669 at http://design.org Kaimoana Letterpress Print From Walter Hansen: Color and Type Ocean Fun http://design.org/blog/kaimoana-letterpress-print-walter-hansen-color-and-type-ocean-fun <p><a href="http://printsbywalterhansen.com/about-walter/" title="Walter Hansen">Walter Hansen</a> designed this two-color, snappy letterpress print. The piece, titled Kaimoana (meaning "seafood" in Maori), features typefaces by <a href="http://new.myfonts.com/person/Joseph_Churchward/" title="Joseph Churchward">Joseph Churchward</a>. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/02/01/Kaimoana_2.jpg" alt="Design, letterpress, walter hansen" title="Design, letterpress, walter hansen" 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="700" height="697" title="Design, letterpress, walter hansen" alt="Design, letterpress, walter hansen" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/01/Kaimoana_2.jpg?1296626826" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/kaimoana-letterpress-print-walter-hansen-color-and-type-ocean-fun" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/kaimoana-letterpress-print-walter-hansen-color-and-type-ocean-fun#comments design letterpress poster typography Wed, 02 Feb 2011 06:22:29 +0000 jessicapatterson 2616 at http://design.org Interview: SeeSaw Designs http://design.org/blog/interview-seesaw-designs <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/05/20/blog-girls.png" alt="SewSaw Design Girls" title="" 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="800" height="473" title="Raquel Raney, Angela Hardison, Lindsay Tingstrom" alt="Raquel Raney, Angela Hardison, Lindsay Tingstrom" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/05/20/blog-girls.png?1274398182" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/interview-seesaw-designs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/interview-seesaw-designs#comments agency design interview jobs letterpress phoenix Wed, 02 Jun 2010 19:23:28 +0000 toribishop 2182 at http://design.org