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I Love Typography
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What the iPad lacks

Stephen Coles of FontShop & Typographica reviews iPad typography:

José Mendoza y Almeida

Dan Reynolds’ review of Bibliothèque Typographique’s
first book, José Mendoza y Almeida

José Mendoza y Almeida

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Deck Playing Cards

Available from UK-based hat-trick design. Via CreativePro.

Blazing

I’m proud to present ‘Blazing’, my new limited edition print. This piece is released exclusively through POW who sell the work of some extremely talented and well known artists including Banksy and Antony Micallef. For anyone who might be interested I thought I’d offer a little background information.

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Type Matters

ILT in Tokyo

On May 19, I’ll be in Tokyo to talk about type. I’ll be discussing where letters come from, the history of typography, why typography matters, and how we can all create better typographic pages.

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Gerrit Noordzij on drawing

From Type Media. Via @letterror

A few things I’ve learned about typeface design

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Teaching on a postgraduate course feels very much like a spiral: the annual repetition of projects, each a vehicle for a journey of education and discovery for the student, blurs into cyclical clouds of shapes, paragraphs, and personalities. There seems to be little opportunity for reflection across student cohorts, and yet it is only this process that improves the process from one year to the next. Having passed the tenth anniversary of the MA Typeface Design programme was as good an opportunity as any to reflect, and ILT’s offer to publish the result an ideal environment to get some ideas out in the open. Although my perspective is unavoidably linked to the course at Reading, I think that the points I make have wider relevance.

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Creative Review redesign

Though I’ve yet to see it in the flesh, I like the look of Creative Review’s redesign. Everything from logo through type, format, & guts.

Stencil lettering

An absolute must-read: James Mosley’s Lettres à jour: public stencil lettering in France.

Via @kupfers

The type we want

Jonathan Snook at MIX10:


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iPhone, iFont

An alphabet created from 540 iPhone apps:

Process Type Foundry

Process Type Foundry’s new site

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