Just some Starbucks doodle fun.
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Flaunt: Designing effective, compelling and memorable portfolios of creative work / 2010, self-published.
Graphic Design, Referenced: A Visual Guide to the Language, Applications, and History of Graphic Design / 2009, Rockport.
Women of Design: Influence and Inspiration from the Original Trailblazers to the New Groundbreakers / 2008, HOW Books.
The Word It Book: Speak Up Presents a Gallery of Interpreted Words / 2007, HOW Books.
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Virgin Wood Type in Rochester, NY, has a pantograph to cut wood type fonts the same way it was done over a hundred years ago. They provide type and patterns to letterpress printers.
The Advertising Dictionary explains with insider humor some common industry terms, like “Credit”. Many more at the link.
Nothing to see here, folks. Just Darth Vader playing the violoncello with his light saber. By Patrick Seymour. (See also: Luke playing the violin).
As if whiskey wasn’t tasty enough already, here are some glasses from Pop Chart Lab to take it to the next level.
I could watch this — and all the other loops by Drew Tyndell at the link — all day.
Fun and ambitious pixel illustrations by Octavi Navarro.
Ale Paul’s latest script font, Mute, is presented in this microsite through some existential phone case visual essay. Better seen than explained.
Greenpeace guilts LEGO into terminating its Shell-branded kits with this video, “Everything is NOT awesome.”
Not your average multiplex: Movie theaters from southern India photographed by Haubitz+Zoche.