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B23: Typography

Typography is, quite simply, the art and technique of arranging type. It’s central to the work and skills of a designer and is about much more than making the words legible. 86 more words

Windows 10: fixing Unicode characters rendering issue (fonts get displayed as square, space) Basically adding language support.

The picture below has a description (shown in spaces, square, etc.) that does not get rendered property.

Just because the language that they used to describe in here is missing in the system. 26 more words


In praise of Helvetica

One day, about 40 years ago, I was standing on St James Park tube station. I suddenly realised that the font used on the station signs was different to that used on my local British Rail station. 328 more words



I am a little bit obsessed with typography. Which is something that when I first got into art I never saw myself getting into. But then this whole writing thing started and it became apparent that the right font with the right words has the ability to make the words count in a whole different kinda way. 89 more words


Initials and Numbers

Initials and Numbers using Adobe Illustrator

Font: Nella Sue downloaded from 1001freefonts.com

Adobe Illustrator

First Font

A rough first look at my own font based on the distortion of type from ripples in water. Personally the technique was more interesting than the final outcome.