This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series. Martin Schmetzer is Stockholm based artist with main focus on hand-drawn typography.+ Continue Reading
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As a kid, Marcelo Shultz would spend many hours every day drawing, and he states that “sketching is one of the most important steps in the creation of an artwork, it is where you keep your ideas alive.”  Nowadays, he is a full-time illustrator specializing in lettering design and he has worked with big [...]
Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts that will sure help you improve your typography work. Check out what I selected for you on this FFFF post and make sure to comeback for more next week. Salome by atipo Download Salome Aristocrat by Ben Mahaffey Download Aristocrat Prime by Max Pirsky Download Prime SeasideResort by Nick's Fonts Download SeasideResort
Almost every day we can find a new and fresh free fonts being released by some designer. And of course
Delicate yet solid curves courtesy of Sudtipos, a sturdy serif from FontFont, a cosy type family by FDI, a whiskey & gin inspired face from Hold Fast Foundry, tetragonal splinters from Benoît Bodhuin, a Dieter Rams inspired face by The Northern Block, a minimalist sans from Mostardesign, a dotted typeface by Nina Stössinger, a versatile [...]
Inspired by his southern memories American artist Wayne White intervenes directly on vintage landscape reproductions, penetrating and filling the vintage scenes with three-dimensional words and phrases. via
Typography is everywhere we look, starting with the smallest objects and all the way to huge historical monuments. Typography plays a major role in distributing a message to an audience because it makes the connection between the visual feeling and the idea behind the text. For example it doesn’t matter if you have the perfect [...]
Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design works on the web, from type videos to images everything is full of great design and typography inspiration. Users can submit their typography designs. Click here to check out all the previous Typography Mania You can now easily submit your work at typography-mania.com Submit your Typography work at typography-mania.com cedrikferrer wormholestudios
As a follow-up to our previous Fonts Extravaganza, and believing that designers can never have too many fonts, we have once again scoured the internet for the best free fonts that have been released in the first part of 2013. The new fonts just never stop coming, and some very talented font creators offer their [...]
I mentioned this before, typography is an art, not just a branch of the design industry. Web typography has its limitations and it isn’t yet understood and used to its full capacity, but typography in prints has reached its maturity and there are no limitations to it, a designer having the possibility to put on [...]
In this episode of The Treehouse Show, Nick Pettit (@nickrp) and Jason Seifer (@jseifer) talk about Reflections, Mobile Typography and Responsive Images. Here are the links for the week: BetterToggle jQuery Plugin http://jquer.in/betterToggle-jquery-plugin/ Creating Realistic Reflections On Animated Glossy Elements …Continue reading →
Web typography started way back in 1995 when the then famous browser Netscape Navigator introduced the HTML tag . It allowed the use of custom fonts for websites. Today, web [...]
Sydney-based designer Felix Lobelius runs an independent design studio focusing on brands, identities, and visual communications. With a love for simplicity and help from insightful research Felix aims to craft thoughtful solutions for challenging problems. His latest mission is to tackle dyslexia. After studying the symptoms of dyslexia, Lobelius found that people with this condition have a hard time reading. In an attempt to solve this problem, he created a new ty
For nearly three months last year, I drew some type every day. My “Daily Typesketch” was an experiment — in drawing, discipline, public practice, and in getting less fearful of process and paper. Let me say this first: I know there are many designers who draw more and better than I; who have sketchbooks filled with lovely [...]