Beatriz Lozano Java Sans

Wow! This super cool, and super inspiring project by Beatriz Lozano featuring a multi-variable, interactive brush typeface, which can be customized by the user. Very playful— we love how accessible it is, it can definitely be appreciated by non-type people (we also love how playing on the generator feels like serious research, but is definitely… Poursuivre la lecture de Beatriz Lozano Java Sans

Case study: on how we designed 4700+ covers in one month

Neat write up of a huge project by the team at Blinkist, to design illustrated covers for nearly 5,000 books in their online library. Working with 25 illustrators, based all around the world, the article talks about how they organized the workflow, which tools they used, some tricky challenges they faced along the way, and… Poursuivre la lecture de Case study: on how we designed 4700+ covers in one month

CEDARS+, a ‘new and revolutionary way to describe type via formal characteristics’.

I Love Typography have introduced CEDARS+, a ‘new and revolutionary way to describe type via formal characteristics’. CEDARS+ looks at features such as the movement and the paths of the letterforms to distinguish the typefaces. https://fonts.ilovetypography.com/cedars?utm_source=I+love+typography+too&utm_campaign=965bf23731-Launch_newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_cc7765d7d4-965bf23731-508913294&mc_cid=965bf23731&mc_eid=7e4060da94&mc_cid=a25c274c5f&mc_eid=8fa91cac6c

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ATypI de-adopts Vox-ATypI typeface classification

If this article title means nothing to you, you must listen to this week’s Nerd Alert in the podcast. Olivia will be explaining everything about the Vox-ATypI typeface classification, and why this story is big news for a more progressive, global approach to type classification. https://www.atypi.org/about-us/atypi-press/atypi-de-adopts-vox-atypi-typeface-classification?mc_cid=7443d55e5a&mc_eid=8fa91cac6c

Beyond Calibri: Finding Microsoft’s next default font

Microsoft are about to update their default font from Calibri (which has been the default since 2007, when it replaced Times New Roman). They’ve commissioned five new typefaces which are all in the running to be the default. Interestingly they’re all sans-serifs (although two of them are based on serif design). Which is your favorite?… Poursuivre la lecture de Beyond Calibri: Finding Microsoft’s next default font

Creative Arabic Calligraphy: Designing the Letters

Envato Tuts+ Design & Illustration Creative Arabic Calligraphy: Designing the Letters What You’ll Be Creating In previous Arabic calligraphy beginner lessons, we’ve picked up clues as to what makes up the consistency of a script. We learned the anatomy of the letterforms and how they relate to each other. We also learned how to proportion… Poursuivre la lecture de Creative Arabic Calligraphy: Designing the Letters

Branding for Egna Shopping for a Sustainable Future

abdz. – Have you given up on being inspired? Branding for Egna Shopping for a Sustainable Future Branding for Egna Shopping for a Sustainable Future abduzeedo06.08.21 The incredible people from by north™ shared a super friendly branding and visual identity project for Egna (meaning Suitable in English), a new shopping mall opening in late fall… Poursuivre la lecture de Branding for Egna Shopping for a Sustainable Future