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Graphic Design Inspiration, Design Jobs, Design Business & Design Career Advice. Digital Publishing Suite. How To Typeset a Poster. Bowne & Co., Stationers at the South Street Seaport Museum in New York frequently produces beautiful letterpress keepsakes.

How To Typeset a Poster

This one from 1989, “Nineteenth Century Job Printing Display – The Poster” is a delightful little guide to the dos and don’ts. Using their enviable stock of metal types, 200 copies were printed on a Vandercook Universal I. the text was adapted from “The Letter-Preess Printer: A Complete Guide to the Art of Printing; Containing Practical Instructions for Learners at Case, Press and Machine” (London, 1881). Last year I wrote about the possible closing of Bowne & Co. here, The shop is still functioning (at 211 Water St., NYC) and still printing: Announcement cards ($165 for 50), four-piece invitations ($1,085 for 100), and reception cards ($270 for 100),all printed on Crane & Co. paper. The “Friends of Bowne” are on Facebook. Read more about Bowne in the New York Times. An art and design blog. Gizmodo, DIGITAL LIFESTYLE.

Communication Arts - Home. MoscatiVision. Minimal Movie Posters. These two posters are the finalists for the Now You See Me fan poster competition, which I posted about here.

Minimal Movie Posters

Let’s call the top one Option 1, and the second Option 2. Now you’ll get to help to choose the winner by answering this question: which poster do you prefer, Option 1 or Option 2? Artists and designers can make the ordinary seem magical. Get involved in Summit Entertainment’s Now You See Me tumblr poster contest! Summit Entertainment is looking for fan posters to help promote their new magic/heist film, Now You See Me, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Dave Franco, Morgan Freeman and Isla Fisher (to name a few!)

Create YOUR Now You See Me Tumblr poster, tagged with #NowYouSeeMe and submit it here: Winner gets their poster autographed by the stars! Contest ends on 5/30/13 11:59p.m. BrickHut. Dorothy. Business Cards Observer - Unique Business Card Design Inspiratio. Logo Design Love. Computer Arts - Home.

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