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486 reasons to vote, visualized by American graphic designers

For many Americans, elections are spectator sports. Despite the huge numbers who tuned in to this week’s presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, historical data suggests that on Nov. 279 more words

IDES 141: Summary of "Bibles to Broadsides" (600-1600 CE)

We didn’t always have access to the notebooks and paper we enjoy today. To go back to the beginning, and to provide context for the period 600-1600 CE, the world went through a transition period during 100-600CE from using papyrus to parchment (animal skins) for the use of scripture. 250 more words

Barbara Kruger: type meets politics

Living Legend Barbara Kruger bridges the gap between fine art and design in her personal work. Her time spent as a designer and art director for magazines like Mademoiselle, House and Garden, and Aperture certainly influenced her signature style of combining found magazine imagery with simple, to the point typography. 151 more words

Random Whatevers

STOP (in the name of love)

Happy graffiti in Ascot Vale, VIC 3032, Australia.

Photography

typography lesson: cheating calligraphy by Maddy Collins

Ok, so you all want to learn calligraphy, but theres just one little teeny-weenie problem, you want to learn it now. Also you don’t want to spend all that money on those fancy calligraphy pens and stuff. 271 more words

Typography

Winter is Coming

“Winter is Coming”. A little image just for fun.

Word Art

[Archived/THE QUOTE BOOK] John Green

Posted originally at my other blog on May 11, 2012.

The following are my favorite quotes from John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars and Looking for Alaska.

Books