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Elizabeth Mandel: Master of the Font

Elizabeth Mandel, book cover designer extraordinaire, graced us with her presence recently to teach us all about fonts. She has a B.A. from Harvard University, and an M.F.A from Yale University. 212 more words

What fonts tell us about the global economics of the internet

If you mostly read English or other Romance or Germanic languages, you’ve been spoiled for choice with digital fonts. The Latin alphabet has long been the subject of intense typographical exploration, with thousands of fonts available in more styles and weights than most non-designers would ever think necessary. 1,335 more words

Rain, Rain Go Away

I actually like rain, unless there is something I want to do outside and stay dry.  A young friend’s birthday celebration was hindered by the weather, and I was reminded of something she had said when she was 10-years-old.  104 more words

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Hugo Chavez's Supporters Are Cementing His Legacy With His Very Own Font

Festivities for what would have been Hugo Chavez’s 60th birthday began with fireworks at midnight, as the deceased Venezuelan president’s supporters have been slapping on the party hats and getting jiggy with it today. 243 more words

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Clever Typography To Spark Your Mind

Innovative fonts and typefaces are, in some cases, what sets an average designer apart from one who can transform the face of art, setting trends across museum spaces, interiors, and product design. 65 more words

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The Code

I just can’t seem to get enough of this BARCODE font + I seem to be using it a lot more in everything I work on from my stylesheets for the blog + and just all types of headers + as well as cards and other projects + I just love the industrial look it gives my work + almost like being on an assembly line + or some sort of product scan.   50 more words

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