Letters & Shapes by Miriam

34 Flips | 2 Magazines | 18 Likes | 17 Following | 2 Followers | @lettersnshapes | Celebrating goodness and grace through handcrafted letters and shapes.

Intricate Handlettering Patterns Meticulously Cut From Paper

For Annie Vought, writing represents an emotional revelation of the inner self. She renders that delicate relationship between words and personal identity in her intricate, hand-cut art. Using an X-acto knife, Vought slices tiny typography into large paper sheets, creating carefully coiled lexicons …

Pencil Stencil

I’m loving this self promotional, tactile typography by Hilka Riba & Zoltán Riba of Hungary. The 3D interpretation of the Grafixd logo, was made from a stack of pencils glued together which were sliced into layers and then shaped into the logo letters with a router.<p>As self initiated projects go, this one’s a winner – taking the design community by storm. I particularly like the edges where the pencil has been cut though the middle to reveal the coloured lead. I just want to run my fingers over …

Frontier - from a neat lettering and great shot by @nicholasmoegly __ ✔Featured by @thedailytype #thedailytype ✒Learning stuffs via: www.learntype.today __

Adding Custom Fonts to WordPress with @Font-Face and CSS3

Whether you’re creating a new WordPress theme or simply customizing one, custom fonts can help freshen your theme’s style.While browsers have …

Climbing Everest

“Designing Zapfino Arabic takes everything I ever learned about type design and then some… Have never, ever, worked on anything this challenging.” — …

Typography

Creating an abstract vinyl sleeve with graphic textures

Excluded Rough Grunge and Etched Into Dark Texture Pack Tutorial with Maarten Kleyne<p>Maarten Kleyne, a freelance graphic designer from the …

30 of the Best Character Design Tutorials for PS & AI

Not only is creating characters lots of fun, it’s also a great way to get to grips with a particular design application. Regardless of whether you’re …

Tutorials

How to Create a Realistic Coca-Cola Can Using Adobe Photoshop

You are going to learn different techniques which you can apply to solve different problems in iconography, UI or web layouts. Photoshop is one of …

How to Create a Beautiful Mixed Media Illustration

For many artists, an illustration begins with a pencil, a piece of paper, and a great idea. In this tutorial, Andreas Preis will show you how to …

The Fundamentals of Shape Design in Adobe Illustrator (Lesson 1)

It goes without saying that Adobe Illustrator is all about using shapes to create artwork. In this tutorial I’ll cover how to use basic shapes, and …

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How To Make a Letterpress Texture Effect in Photoshop

I’ve received a few questions recently about how I create the letterpress style texturing that appears on pretty much every retro/vintage design I …

Quick Tip: Techniques to Create a Trendy Long Shadow Effect

In this tutorial I would like to show you a few techniques on how to create the long shadow effect seen in recent design trends. Feel free to read …

Graphics

Creating geometric patterns in Illustrator

Create a cubical pattern background<p>For this tutorial I'll first show you how you can create a cubical pattern background using Illustrator's so …

How to bind a book: a 10-step guide

In today's creative environment, where promotional material is routinely sent in the form of a digital file via email, a handmade self-promotional …

Create a retro T-shirt design in 10 easy steps using Illustrator

• <b>Software:</b> Illustrator CS4 or later• <b><br>Project time:</b> 1-2 hours• <b><br>Skills:</b> Use the Pathfinder panel to knock out and combine shapes, Apply vector textures to …

Get Gilded with this Gold Ribbon Banner Vector Tutorial

Add a touch of luxury to your designs with these shiny golden ribbon banner vectors. Easily create banner vector shapes with warped rectangles and …

More Than a Box: Tips for Creating a Cardboard Vector Texture

In this tutorial we’ll learn how to create a Cardboard Vector Texture by using the Wrinkle Tool and graphics texture. Today you’ll also find out how …

Typeverything.com - Download Ryman Eco by Dan Rhatigan

Typeverything.com - Download Ryman Eco by Dan Rhatigan.

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Making Good Pictures Of Your Lettering Pieces by Sarah Dayan Twitter: @visualvibs

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Alphabet SketchBook Project by Meni Chatzipanagiotou

Typography Sketchbook by Meni Chatzipanagiotou

Typographic Posters by Bluetypo

Working on a long-promised logo for @newswedenvintage based loosely on script from mid-20th century Scandi pottery

Pedaling Design - AIGA/NY

Richard Sachs and House Industries discuss their mutual passion for custom-built bicycles, at Rapha Cycle Club

Final sketch for my @houseindustries Lettering for Design workshop on Nov. 7. More info at houseind.com

In NYC for a script lettering workshop with the one and only @typelettering this weekend. holy amazeballs. in good company as far as classmates go, too.

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