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Tutorial on How to Make a Simple, Elegant Drop Cap

Drop caps are a beautiful example of how typography can extend to even just a letter. While traditionally used in novels to start chapters, they also work well as logos or even just a way to test your skills in Illustrator! 703 more words

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Coasters with mixed-drink recipes

This mixed-drink coaster set features a drop cap letter symbolizing the drink elements on the front, with the recipe on the back. Drinks featured are: A (Absinthe Cockatil), B (Bloody Mary), C (Corkscrew) and D (Dreamsicle). 7 more words


Capitular para revista Graph

Colaboración para la décima edición de Graph, revista nicaragüense sobre diseño, arte y cultura.

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Lady Gaga feature spread

Another feature spread that caught my eye was one about Lady Gaga.

The colour scheme is what first caught my attention, with the drop cap covering the whole page in a bright red. 64 more words

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The Fault in Our Stars Book Cover


This project was created for the lettering class, One Drop Cap Letterform at a Time by Jessica Hische. I picked the book, the Fault in Our Stars, and the letter ‘A’ based on the main character’s name, Augustus. 52 more words


International Student Magazine Layout - It's our Final Design!

For our final project, we designed magazine two-page spreads for international student profiles. My subject was an international student from China. For the assignment, we had to include a , a sidebar, and images of our subject along with many other details. 353 more words

Daily Drop Cap - "Z"

Today marks the end of my first week after moving to the SF Bay Area. I’ve been applying to jobs everyday, had a phone interview, and an in-person interview (by different companies) and it’s been hard. 143 more words