Ampersands (by Richard Ardagh) A letterpress print by Richard Ardagh taking shape at New North Press.
Remember, in type design, the eye is the final arbiter, not the ruler.– This sounds so simple but is so huge the more you think about it. It was really hard for me to understand the true impact of a truth so simple and pure. Univers and Helvetica X’s | Typophile
Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design (by Laurence King Publishing) Take a look at the printing of the first book to be published on one of the greatest American designers of the 20th century, who was as famous for his work in film as for his corporate identity and graphic work.
lunathread asked: Your Tumblr rocks! This weekend I am gonna start on the font I'll use for the children's book I'm making. Definitely plan to pull this up for reference. Thanks for sharing!