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Exercise: If the face fits

There are  few parts to this exercise; here are the steps, briefly listed:

  1. create own sample book of typefaces on computer that I can refer to…
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Poetic Type

from “American Sonnet for My Past and Future Assassin” by Terrance Hayes

I chose Saul Bass as inspiration. The stern nature of the poem was hard to match with any of the artists featured in the magazine, and sometimes it appears that animating a text decreases its literary worth. 23 more words


TYPE: Shape

This is a good example of type as shape. It’s a play on words of the song All You Need is Love as the type “All You Need is type” forms a heart. 19 more words

It's the little things...

This weekend I got to help out a friend that was dreading the idea of having to update a chalkboard and to me they were actually two hours of the most fun I’ve had this week, here’s the result: 59 more words


Session 2: Text in InDesign

This lesson we focused on creating text in InDesign and playing around with the different fonts, sizes and most importantly see how typography plays an important role in communication design. 89 more words


Research Point: Vernacular typography

For this research point, I was to go around and find vernacular typography I found interesting. This will also be an on-going blog post, as there is so much more to find / document here in Berlin. 452 more words