In today’s digital world, the words font and typeface are often treated similarly. In most instances when people refer to fonts, they really mean typefaces. However, they’re not the same thing.Continue Reading..
Apparently, Valentine’s Day wasn’t all chocolates and roses. Food design and research studio Bompas & Parr, out of Liverpool, has created a new risqué typeface called Grope Sans. Created for Valentine’s Day, this racy typeface by graphic designer Flo Fairweather, is adorned with nipples, vaginas and penises.Continue Reading..
Since visual inspiration can strike anywhere, there are plenty of cool tools to help designers on the market today. I’ve previously posted about the portable Cube that lets you find the colour value of any object. But what if you find a beautiful font somewhere, but you don’t know what it is?Continue Reading..
There are millions of different typefaces for designers to choose from or use as inspiration for their works of art. For example, I previously posted about SFDW’s gigantic mirrored letters or an alphabet made from cut and folded paper. This animated typeface from London-based CG and motion designer Marcel Piekarski completes letters of the alphabet with different bicycle parts.Continue Reading..
What started as a concept design by Andrew Capener a few years ago is already at its third official release as Winning Solutions has once again worked with the artist to switch up the game of Scrabble. Scrabble Typography is a beautifully crafted remake of the classic game that highlights beautiful typefaces.Continue Reading..
I’ve scoured the web to present you with a list of free fonts of varying styles that include: scripts, serifs, and a range of retro, grunge and more! These fonts will give you greater flexibility in your designs and add to your arsenal of design tools.Continue Reading..
Fonts exist everywhere you look and we use them for pretty well everything–from television, posters and billboards to newspapers, magazines and the web. But do you really pay attention to them? Fonts are the workhorses of the design world–carrying meaning, making sales, persuading, while rarely receiving their due as pieces of art. Continue Reading..
We are a visual society. With our fast-paced lives and the amount of information that we’re constantly barraged with, it takes a striking visual to get our attention–but then you need to have smart copy presented with good typography to keep that attention.Continue Reading..