Posts Tagged "design"

My Type of Type Sandwich

This is a Reuben Sandwich (I’m a fan of pastrami, in any form). Created by David Schwen, he has more in his Type Sandwiches collection. If you like them, they’re available as prints. //Edit: Looks like he also made it onto Threadless! Schwen has a lot of fun stuff posted – well worth browsing around. Related:Perry’s DeliManny’s Deli

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Type Faces and Beat Maps

Two galleries to look at, but unfortunately they’re both pretty small ones. I’d love to see more from both artists. Type Face, by Ross Elliott. Beat Maps, by Owen Silverwood. I’m trying to get back to using an RSS reader, and have been revisiting sites I’ve neglected for some time. I found both artists on the ever awesome Ektopia.

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London Reconnections: A Typeface for the Underground

Photo by J-Cornelius I’m not someone who knows much about fonts or type, but I came across an article entitled London Reconnections: A Typeface for the Underground and found it both fascinating and quite accessible. The typeface should have “the bold simplicity of the authentic lettering of the finest periods” Pick wrote to Johnston. It should also, he told him,…

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Holy Crap, It’s a New Site Design!

Hello world! I was working last night on transferring all the content from my old blog over to my redesigned blog (around 6,000 entries). I had in mind that I’d test things out to see how the content would look, and ended up just going through with republishing everything, and making it all live. There are a few kinks I’m…

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