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Shakespeare Sonnett 111

I decided to tackle some typesetting this year at Cherryburn and so I sorted out the Times New Roman size 12 tray of type. The main problem was that so many letters were in the wrong boxes and gave rise to some interesting typesetting: “Happy Dirthday” was one example and I thought it would start an interesting trend…perhaps.. 341 more words

Cherryburn NT

Times OLD Roman

Ancient script brings a whole new level to the term hand lettering. These letters are literally chiseled out of marble and still around today. Talk about longevity of work. 72 more words


#1313 - Set Default Font

I don’t know why Microsoft decided a few years back to switch the default font in Word from Times New Roman 12 pt. to Calibri 11 pt., or why they changed default spacing from 1 to 1.15 with space after the paragraph, but fixing the damn formatting in Word is the first thing I do every time I get a new computer.

Sketch A Day

Salmon Jam Press

Salmon Jam Press is based at Cherryburn. I am busy sorting the Times New Roman pt 12 type case to make sure everything is in the right place before I start typesetting. 81 more words

Cherryburn NT

What font should I choose for my thesis?: a Thesis Whisperer article

An article “What font should I choose for my thesis?” written by Dr. Janene Carey has been published today on The Thesis Whisperer blog.  This is a sensible article, I feel, for the simple reason that this question haunts many (almost all) researchers. 52 more words


Reflection on the Film "Helvetica"

How does a typeface create a mood, feeling or image when communicating a message?

The characteristics of a typeface convey a mood or feeling to the user. 797 more words


LGBT Badge: Newspaper Development

I knew my badge needed work and a lot of the things I knew about were highlighted in the concept crit. My feedback was mostly positive, my media based concept was well liked and I mainly needed to work on the amount of writing and other conventions I could use to get across the newspaper look. 235 more words

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