Archive for the ‘ Type Resources ’ Category

The Type Studio blog

Lots of good, basic, typographic tips can be found on Ilene Strizver’s blog at The Type Studio.

Vernacular Typography Featured in 2012 Typography Calendar

These Studio Hinrichs calendars are always gorgeous.

Figuring out numerals

Yves Peters has posted a great article on the Font Feed about the different kinds of numerals and how to use them.

Carter Sans

A new typeface by Matthew Carter, “Carter Sans” (based on epigraphic letterforms) was used by Michael Beirut for the Art Directors Club Hall of Fame Gala invitations.

ADC invitation detail

Just My Type

Interesting new book by British author Simon Garfield. He talks about it here and writes about it here.

Typographic City Maps

Take a look at these beautiful typographic maps from Axis Maps.

Typographic Map

Typographic Anatomy Poster

Here’s a beautiful letterpress poster on typographic anatomy from “Ligature, Loop & Stem.” Unfortunately the limited edition is sold out.