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Every morning I crack open my laptop, grab a cup of black coffee, and put my most passionate energy into making these tools. They are each integral to my design process, and I love using them. Typekit is the easiest to use, most web-native typography tool. Built and used by some of the smartest developers and designers alive, trusted by agencies, publishers, and brands around the globe, it’s been my tool of choice since I started designing with web fonts in 2009. · Typekit blog Modular Scale is a calculator for ratio-based measurement in web design.

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The Secret Of Successful Minimal Font Usage Minimal fonts can awesomely enhance any artwork if used properly. You can see more and more websites using minimal fonts in their designs. Personally I love the neat look of bold minimal font in a minimal design. In this article you’re going to find some tips together with stunning examples to learn more about minimal font usage in web design.

Free Downloads Though we offer these downloads free of charge, the fonts themselves are copyrighted by FontShop International and their respective designers. These fonts are NOT shareware. You may not post them in newsgroups, include them in ftp sites, or distribute them on any media. By downloading any or all of the fonts on this page you agree to these conditions. Season’s Glyphing! December, 2013 — Sharing is caring, and in the spirit of the festive season we have created a series of model templates for you to print your own 3D glyph.

things to look at: Typography Alan Kitching is a private man. It's not often that you get to see inside his workshop. This is mostly because he's busy and you would only just get in the way, but it only seems to make us all more desperate to see what goes on; to find out how he puts together his complex letterpress work and to delve into his collection of wood type. Typography Workshop began 1989 with a Stephenson Blake proofing press and some type all purchased from Derek Birdsall's Omnific. Later there were two closing print-shop auctions, plus Herbert Spencer's press and collection of wood-letter, but it was the acquisition of theatrical poster wood block letters from the small village of Wrington that really made an impact.

Avoiding Faux Weights And Styles With Google Web Fonts Advertisement Today, too many websites are still inaccessible. In our new book Inclusive Design Patterns, we explore how to craft flexible front-end design patterns and make future-proof and accessible interfaces without extra effort. Hardcover, 312 pages. Secrets to Creating Low Poly Illustrations in Blender Low poly style illustrations are a hot trend these days and we see them everywhere – books, animations, music videos, apps, etc. and today you'll learn how to create one in Blender. This tutorial will focus more on how to achieve the style, rather than learning illustration theory or modeling anything in particular. We will create one example illustration and learn the steps to achieve the desired result. One of the main requirements to achieve this style, is that the models must be flat shaded. This will give a blocky looking result, which a smooth shaded surface does not produce. Another prerequisite for this style is that the models must be low poly (obviously!).

50 Classic Automobile Typography Designs Whenever I see a beautifully designed vehicle the first and most important action is to see what company is behind the design. As soon as you see that logo, your judgement based on that vehicle will, from now on, be associate with that brand. It’s something so automatic that we really don’t notice until we recall that information again. Later on somebody will ask you your opinion, and your will most than likely reply based on your experience. C in a Nutshell : Peter Prinz, Tony Crawford : 9780596006976 Review quote "As with much of the Nutshell series, this book is aimed at the competent programmer who needs a quick reference, not at the beginner. As a teacher of C programming, I had been looking for a reference work which covered the C99 version of the language standard, and did so in a readable format free of omissions and errors. "C in a Nutshell" did not disappoint, and the utility of the standard library reference was a welcome surprise." - Graham Lee, news@UK, June 2006 "This excellent book should have been written years ago." - Paul Hudson, Linux Format, November 2006 - 8/10 Table of contents Preface I.

28 Free Fantastic Retro Styled Fonts We have gathered an awesome collection of free fonts. These are retro styled fonts that must be added to your collection. To download the font just click on it and it will take you to the download page. These fonts are completely free for commercial and personal use, and will look great on any type of print media. We would like your feedback, so please comment below. For more great fonts check out, they offer amazing fonts that are commercially free. Web Fonts OpenType Control Enable fine typography with kerning and letter spacing controls. Design with ligatures, alternate characters, fractions and other advanced typographic features. Our technology ensures OpenType features can be rendered, even on older browsers lacking native OpenType feature support. Dynamic Subsetting

Why And How To Use Icon Fonts As great as images are, they present challenges in designing websites. They add file weight. They require additional http requests. They don’t scale well. Sometimes the best solution for using images in a responsive design is not to use an image. Last week I offered an overview of a key problems with images in responsive design, specifically how to serve the most appropriate image to different devices. inventorArtist Isoscel-Ease the Drawing Robot I learned a bit from making the Art-O-Matic swirling-drawing robot. The new Isoscel-Ease drawing robot uses triangular geometry rather than scissor geometry. 30 Examples of Beautiful Arabic Typography The languages, aesthetics, and calligraphy of other cultures can open up new avenues for typography lovers and graphic artists, who can use a script like Arabic as a new framework within which to express their creativity. By finding innovative ways in which to present Arabic letter shapes and markings, while also striving to incorporate the culture’s handwriting techniques and themes, designers are given a new area of inspiration and challenge. The thirty examples of Arabic typography and calligraphy below show a wide range of approaches to playing with the language. Some designers opt to go the traditional route, creating designs that speak to scrolls of poetry or incorporate traditionally Arabic design elements, colors, and images. Others throw tradition out the window and show how the language can be adapted to a contemporary aesthetic. I hope you enjoy the showcase!

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