David Quay talks about a museum exhibition in Netherlands which showed the impressive work of amateur typographer in fishing boats and he went on a quest to find him. Through his journey, he found his daughter and shares his techniques.
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Sign Painting: Craft or Design?
BY ALARIC GARNIER
@ VOL 9
ON AUG 01, 2013
Sign painter and typography designer Alaric Garnier discusses his research around the vernacular of lettering via the publications he's designed as well as his work on the May Gallery visual identity. He speaks about his struggle to define his work as that of craft or design, and the conclusions he's arrived at.
What I've Learnt from Learning Calligraphy
BY ANDREW KELLY
@ VOL 1
ON MAR 24, 2015
Student of lettering, Andy Kelly talks us through the physical and emotional journey he's been on learning the art of calligraphy. You can see more of Andy's amazing work on his blog.
"Presentation of the Day" on May 4, 2015.
20 examples of lettering within 20 miles of my house
BY PHIL BAINES
@ VOL 5
ON MAR 29, 2016
Designer and senior lecturer in typography at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design Phil Baines tells us about his love of lettering and gives examples of found typography close to where he lives.
Auditorium: Architectural Lettering to Moderne Type Family
BY MARISA TENBRINK
@ VOL 21
ON MAR 03, 2017
Marisa Ten Brink is a freelance graphic designer living near Astoria, South Dakota. She received her undergraduate degree from South Dakota State University in 2012 and is currently pursuing an MFA in graphic design at Vermont College of Fine Arts. You can see more of Marisa's work here.
From Scientist to Artist: how Hand-Lettering is saving my PhD
BY ELAINE TWISTERLING
@ VOL 2
ON JUN 22, 2018
From Scientist to Artist. Von Selbstzweifel zu Selbstkenntnis. Von Frustration zu Inspiration. Diese Rede kann jeden inspirieren, der einen Ausgleich, ein Hobby, oder sogar einen Traumjob sucht. Jeden, der mehr Bedeutung in seinem Leben finden möchte.