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Monogram Not to be confused with a monograph. History Monograms have been used as signatures by artists and craftsmen on paintings, sculptures and pieces of furniture, especially when guilds enforced measures against unauthorized participation in the trade. A famous example of a monogram serving as an artist's signature is the "AD" used by Albrecht Dürer. Christograms
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The Conundrum Of “Ears Versus Education” By Karl Winkler • April 14, 2017 I’ve been thinking quite a bit about the role musical education plays in audio mixing. There have been numerous threads about the subject in several on-line forums, and the responses seem evenly divided between “not needed but it doesn’t hurt” and “it’s actually a hindrance” and “it certainly helps.” Because I earned a degree in music performance, I’m biased on the subject, with my opinion leaning toward the “it helps” camp.
@font-face Solutions & Suggestions In the last post I talked about the design aspect of using CSS3 @font-face, today I would like to extend this topic to the technical side on implementing custom web fonts. So what are the options for implementing web fonts? I'm going to review the three main methods of incorporating @font-face and explain the pros and cons of each method. 1) CSS3 @font-face Font-A-Day Ubuntu, the font .. the OS .. the way of life? “The Ubuntu Font Family is very long-term endeavour, and the first time that a professionally-designed font has been funded specifically with the intent of being an on-going community expanded project” Ubuntu is supplied in four flavors; regular, bold, italic, and bold-italic. For more information on this super-high-quality free font check out the project webpage at The new Ubuntu Font Family was started to enable the personality of Ubuntu to be seen and felt in every menu, button and dialog.
Sad day for technology education as Alchemea closes - PSNEurope Alchemea College, the music technology/pro-audio teaching school set up in 1992, ceased trading on Friday 1 May. SSR (School of Sound Recording) London, a similar institution based in Camden, has agreed to take on current Alchemea students “without cost”, while those who have paid a deposit for a course will have the chance to move to SSR. An announcement posted on the door of the Windsor Centre building in Islington – just around the corner from the PSNEurope office – explains that the building’s lease is due to expire in March 2016, and while the directors had been working “flat out to attract investment to facilitate” funding a new lease, all efforts have “proved unsuccessful”. The directors took professional advice and were told to put the business into administration, says the note. Former college principal Christian Huant, posted an impassioned eulogy on his Facebook page today (Wednesday): “So, the dream Alchemea College is no more.
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