Studio Problems in Typography
Please note: the information below corresponds to Fall Semester 2014. Specific content for Fall Semester 2015 will be posted a week or so before the class begins. Until then, enjoy your summer, ok?
Fall 2014 Syllabus & General Course Materials
Too awesome(ly big) to upload to this site. You can find ’em on the ArtX server.
A nice article on The History of Letterpress Printing
Bank Note World : A great collection of images to draw inspiration from.
Security features @ Banknote Corporation of America
All about the new $100 bill, in circulation Fall 2013
A good article about the 2009 redesign of the New York Times Magazine
Even More Useful Things
Our textbook: Thinking With Type, by Ellen Lupton.
Grid Worksheet (thanks, Kevin Rau)
Resources on Combining Typefaces
… and even more tips and resources.
And One Necessary GIF
The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog. See it for yourself:
What’s your type?