Funny typography puns to put a smile on your face

This series of typography puns is meant to lift the spirits of fellow designers; it’s a good way to start your week. In this DesignTAXI series created by Caisa Nilaseca, you’ll find yourself smiling at these funny typographic puns.

Common design terms taken literally

Graphic design, like any profession, is full of terms and acronyms that not everyone is familiar with. Most people don’t understand what crop marks are or what bleed marks mean, because they don’t speak designer. However, if you’re in the design industry, words like typeface or letterpress are quite ordinary.

Start the week with humorous Monday Punday illustrations

Do you dread having to drag yourself into work on Monday? A lot of people do. Justine Morrison is a Sydney-based graphic designer and illustrator is one of those people with a hatred for Mondays. So to give people a laugh on the dreaded first day of the week in…

Funny CSS puns that web designers can relate to

Cascading Style Sheets—better known as CSS—is a coding language that defines how content on a web page is to be displayed. That content includes colours, borders, fonts, backgrounds and more. And while the job of a web designer can be a frustrating pain in the ass, CSS puns…

Famous proverbs retold as graphic design puns

Proverbs, also referred to as sayings, give us some form of life advice. Every language and culture has them, and its important not to miss any of the words because the meaning can easily get lost.

Funny puns containing the true meaning of words

Every word has a definition, but that doesn’t mean we use them in their proper context; the true meaning of words aren’t always the same as what we say. As part of an ongoing project, Sam Omo—better known as DOWNSIGN—has illustrated the meaning of words,…

Funny, minimalist letterpress Valentine’s Day cards

Happy Valentine’s Day! Yes, it’s that time of year again when we spend copious amounts of money to show our loved ones just how much we care. 
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