Vector’d some sketches of R’s I did earlier. Super exciting summer fun times, y’all.
This week I’ve been working on hand lettering some type. This particular piece started as a quick sketch in my sketchbook. It was traced on tracing paper with a non-bleeding Sharpie, scanned, and then traced again via Illustrator’s Live Trace. I’m not happy with the line work, so I’ll be revisiting that before proceeding any further.
Tim Brown’s More Perfect Typography talk from the Build 2010 conference. Modular scales and the golden ratio as it relates to type on the web — this so appeals to the math nerd in me.
My unnamed, work-in-progress Rubber-band alphabet. I have 10 of the 26 letters done.
Two weeks to go…
A Journal of Found Type #5 - Found in various print sources (Book covers, CD packaging, collateral, etc).
A Journal of Found Type #3 - Found in various print sources (Graphic novel covers, CD packaging, Newsweek, Wired, etc).