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THE DREAM COMES TRUE: any designer can now create color & vector fonts! 😻 🎉 Fontself Maker brings font creation capabilities to Photoshop CC. Type Connection. HvD Fonts. DANGERDUST on Behance. Upping Your Type Game. Note: This text was created as a talk for An Event Apart in San Diego.

Upping Your Type Game

It was presented Tuesday, May 21st 2013. Many thanks to Stephen Coles for his advising and light editing. While the full slide deck is not shown below, about a quarter of the original slides are used as editorial illustrations. To send comments or propose corrections (kind and helpful tone appreciated), email me. Type Designers are your new best friends. If you are a web designer, you are used to tedium. I want to introduce you to your brother from another mother—another group of humans that, like you, is quite under-appreciated: the type designer. Web designers are familiar with “easter eggs”—the little things they build into the code for people in the know to see and delight in. Maybe it's Great / Graphic Design Inspiration. La tipografía a diferencia del chocolate no engorda, ¿o sí? El Serif de Chocolate. I Rate This Diseñador originario de Ohio, en los Estados Unidos, tiene un trabajo que nos recuerda mucho al estilo de letras utilizado durante el siglo XIX, con un esa estética tan típica del rock y con un enfoque que va mucho hacía lo manual que sumado a que muchas de sus impresiones estan hechas directas desde un sello de goma hecho a mano, suma puntos de más en su aspecto vintage.

Sitio Me gusta: All About Print Design. The Shodo. Understanding The Difference Between Type And Lettering. Advertisement Coming out of the grunge, graffiti and David Carson era through the ’90s, there has been a major resurgence of interest in typography.

Understanding The Difference Between Type And Lettering

We have seen a number of designers and artists make their careers out of designing type or custom lettering, and it has become common to list typography among our skills and disciplines. Unfortunately, as with any popularity surge, there have come with it a lot of misunderstandings of some of the terms and concepts that we use. This article will help you gain a clearer understanding of what typography is and isn’t, and why. One rather common example of this is the myriad of blog posts and showcases claiming to display “hand-lettered typography” — I’ve even heard university professors say it. Even though lettering and typography share many of the same concepts, and a good eye and understanding of one will enable you in the other as well, they are completely different disciplines. Vintage Visual Language: The Story of Isotype. By Maria Popova The Transformer: Principles of Making Isotype Charts is the first English-language volume to capture the story of Isotype, an essential foundation for our modern visual language dominated by pictograms in everything from bathroom signage to computer interfaces to GOOD’s acclaimed Transparencies.

Vintage Visual Language: The Story of Isotype

The real cherry on top is a previously unpublished essay by Marie Neurath, who was very much on par with Otto as Isotype’s co-inventor, written a year before her death in 1986 and telling the story of how she carried on the Isotype legacy after Otto’s death in 1946. Richly illustrated and contextualized with fascinating historical essays, The Transformer is a vital primer for a visual langauge that not only frames much of today’s communication but also speaks to us on a powerful intuitive level. BibliOdyssey. Project Thirty-Three. Good Design Needs Good Fonts - YouWorkForThem. Witty typography tees, clothing, and accessories. What type are you? We Love Typography. Kern Type, the kerning game.

Lost Type Co-op. THE VERY BLACK on the Behance Network. Fonts In Use ? Type at work in the real world. Fonts, typefaces and all things typographical — I love Typography (ILT) Typography Served. Google Web fonts E - N. 50 Free Fonts For Web Designers / Fonts / Splashnology - Web Design and Web Technology Community. 21 Incredible Fonts That Shouldn’t Be Free. EmailEmail Just like non-verbal communication, clothing, voice and other factors besides words give you a feeling about what someone is saying, fonts also define how a written document is presented to its readers.

21 Incredible Fonts That Shouldn’t Be Free

So the quickest way to improve your message is actually choosing the right font! Luckily, the best things in life are for free, and we even did the searching work for you. In this collection you’ll find some of the best free fonts around that you can easily download with a few clicks of the mouse. Have fun, and afterwards don’t forget to tell us which ones you like best. Kilogram Quad™ typeface Say It Fat Tribbon Portal Cube 02 Font Sunday Morning Garage Sale Age Free Font Avant Garde. 50 Excellent Free Handwritten Fonts.


Brutales. Typography. Tipografía. Fonts, typefaces and all things typographical — I love Typography (ILT) 8 Fresh and Free High-Quality Fonts. It’s been over a month since we’ve posted any freebies here on WDL, but hopefully now we can get back on our regular schedule of one “freebie” post per week.

8 Fresh and Free High-Quality Fonts

Over the past few days, I’ve been on the lookout for fonts, and I’ve managed to find some very good ones. So, here they are: 8 Fresh and Free High-Quality Fonts. Enjoy! Infinity Blox Tidal Banda Regular Pacifica Otama e.p. Creatica Broken Records About the Author Henry Jones is a web developer, designer, and entrepreneur with over 14 years of experience. Related Posts 925 shares.