TypeTalk: Type Classifications

Type classification is a system used to divide typefaces into categories. This is useful for several reasons: to help identify them historically, to distinguish them [...]

April 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

TypeTalk: Sutro Deluxe

Jim Parkinson, the designer Customizing a typographic setting for a more decorative, personalized appearance has been an undertaking most often executed by the (graphic) [...]

April 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

The (Font) Doctor is In!

Even though I am using Typekit fonts more and more—it’s part of my Creative Cloud subscription, after all—I still wouldn’t be able to function without my [...]

March 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Lost Type Recovered from the Thames

The tale of loss—and eventual recovery, a century later—of the Doves Type typeface is like something out of an Agatha Christie novel. In 1909 Thomas Cobden-Sanderson and [...]

February 20, 2015 // 3 Comments

TypeTalk: Trending Fonts

Looking back at the past year’s most popular font offerings is a good way to view a typographic moment in time, a snapshot of typography trends. A look at the best sellers [...]

February 18, 2015 // 4 Comments

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