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A Typographer Makes The Type Taste Good

By • Jul 30th, 2007 • Category: Typography

A 2-minute animated look at typography titled Typographics. Created by Vancouver Film School students Ryan Uhrich and Marcos Ceravolo through the VFS 3D Animation & …



The Real Thing Gets More Real

By • Jul 27th, 2007 • Category: Design Geeky, Typography

It’s no secret that I have an unnatural fascination with packaging design. Coke’s package design has been in constant flux for years and usually just …



Typography Tuesday 005: Helvetica, Not Helvetica, and TypeCon2007

By • Feb 6th, 2007 • Category: Design Geeky, Typography

Mostly link-slinging this week, but I have to post something on Tuesdays or Typo Tuesday is typeless.

Helvetica and Alternatives to Helvetica – Helvetica is a …



Typography Tuesday 004: Why Your Holiday Newsletter Sucks

By • Dec 12th, 2006 • Category: Design Geeky, Typography

Before you get all huffy about the inflammatory headline, I’m not saying the uh, fascinating details of your family’s life suck. Nor does this apply …



Typography Tuesday 003: Where Did Letter Cases Come from?

By • Nov 7th, 2006 • Category: Design Geeky, Typography

I’ve been doing quite a lot of reading and research this week.
Three reasons;

To get back up to speed with Actionscript (3.0…very cool.)
design research for a …



Typography Tuesday 002: Link Slinging Spectacular

By • Oct 31st, 2006 • Category: Design Geeky, Typography

It’s a good thing I started doing this Typo Tuesday thing. (It’s painfully obvious that I haven’t posted since last Tuesday.) It has kept me …



Typography Tuesday is Born

By • Oct 24th, 2006 • Category: Art, Design Geeky, Typography

I was reading up on the background of a typeface I’ve had a lot of interest in lately—Brothers (Emigre)—when I was reminded of what …