LlyD

5 Flips | 1 Magazine | 5 Following | @LlyD | Designer and art director. Love typography, editorial design & hockey. I’m a gamer, a daydreamer and a lover of cats. Deep down, I want to be an astrobiologist.

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Typography is always one of the designer’s first considerations when it comes to making a statement, and in recent years the world of lettering and type has exploded in an unprecedented wave of creative discovery. Contemporary artists, typesetters, and designers of all kinds are exploring new horizons in illustrated and hand-drawn lettering, digitally rendered lettering, and 3D lettering. This collection—large in scope but petite in size—surveys the recent lettering renaissance, showcasing a …

Illustrators and Visual Storytellers Map the World

<i>“Could it have been the drawing of maps that boosted our ancestors beyond the critical threshold which the other apes just failed to cross?,”</i> Richard Dawkins famously speculated. Maps have undoubtedly changed the world as both objects of art and tools of political power. They help us understand …