How to Choose Font

FONT NERD ALERT: Do you know the difference between a font and a typeface? The main difference between these two terms is that a typeface (or type family) is the name of a specific collection of related fonts. In comparison, font refers to a particular weight, width, and style within that typeface. A little background: Way back in the Read more…

The Crystal Goblet

“Bear with me in this long-winded and fragrant metaphor; for you will find that almost all the virtues of the perfect wine-glass have a parallel in typography.” Beatrice Warde (1900-1969) Although American Beatrice Warde used the pen name ‘Paul Beaujon’ she was generally known as the ‘First Lady of Typography’. Read more…

The Horns of TIME

I put together a little collection of the horns of TIME. It must be so fun to design the covers of these issues. Time magazine itself claims any resemblance to cats, bats or devil horns is purely coincidence. https://time.com/3742509/donald-trump-time-person-of-the-year-horns/

Hybristophilia

HybristophiliaMy idea is to create a zine called Verona State Prison because Verona is where Romeo and Juliet took place and most of the serial killers that I will be writing about were imprisoned in a state prison. This zine is about hybristophilia, how it affects women, and how this Read more…