Sarah McKnight

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Design Indaba Conference 2014: New Talent from Around the World

True to its mission to support young and emerging designers, last Wednesday saw the 2014 Design Indaba Conference offer its stage to seven recent …


<i>Just My Type</i> is a book of stories about fonts. It examines how Helvetica and Comic Sans took over the world. It explains why we are still influenced by type choices made more than 500 years ago, and why the T in the Beatles logo is longer than the other letters. It profiles the great originators of type, from Baskerville to Zapf, as well as people like Neville Brody who threw out the rulebook. The book is about that pivotal moment when fonts left the world of Letraset and were loaded onto …

Ride My Bike Serif by Latinotype

Ride my bike Serif is a new version of successful handmade typeface Ride my bike designed by Coto Mendoza. Inspired by street style and the new culture that moves pedaling around the city.<p>Perfect for use in headlines, brands and fashion photography compose alternative, thanks to its leading characters, terminals, alternate characters and ligatures that you can find in the Pro version. This time with serif.<p>The ‘Ornaments’ font in this family has 121 dingbats, very fun to compliment and … - Teaching tolerance by Jordan Metcalf - Teaching tolerance by Jordan Metcalf.

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10 Examples of Good typographic Book Covers

A book cover is a dream project and the perfect canvas for some designers, it means that you have to abstract the whole book feeling to just a one illustration page. Here are 10 examples of how to achieve great lettering and good use of typography making a good Book cover.<p>All the authors mentioned above are the authors of the book, if you know the name of the designer that made the cover don’t hesitate on contact me by askbox.



Yoda Quote Wallpapaers by Navdeep Raj

Unusual fifteenth-century fonts

February 8, 2014<br>John Boardley<p>Günther Zainer from Reutlingen introduced printing to Augsburg, Germany in 1468. He likely trained in Strasbourg with …