Category Archives: Typography

Custom Name Designs

My favorite thing to do is to make custom name designs. I started doing this when I went to college the first time… not really college I suppose, more like electronics school, right out of high school. Being a romantic, … Continue reading

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Fonting.. part two…

Way way back, before engineering school and graphic design, back even before the T-shirt shop and printing state flags and banners and breathing fumes of benzene, toluene, methylene chloride and 1.1.1. trichloroethane, I used to work in an art department. … Continue reading

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A Fonting we will Go…

The latest assignment, in typography at least, was to create a set of our initials, or our last name, using a letter style that we either modify so it’s somewhat original, or that we personally create from scratch. Let’s do … Continue reading

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Another typographic illustration…

Here’s another image made up of nothing except type. Not as colorful as the James Joyce one… I was trying for a different look. It’s actually made from a picture of me. The crazy thing about this was… We have … Continue reading

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Typographic Illustration…

The project was to create an illustration using only type. At first I set out to do a Norman Rockwell painting, the one where there’s a boy and a girl about to kiss outside a church chapel. But I didn’t … Continue reading

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Postcard Project…

We were given the task of creating a series of postcards. Each should stand alone, as well as be a part of a united whole. I took the opportunity of doing six of the names I’ve done and uniting them … Continue reading

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Inspiration…

Inspiration comes in many ways. My problem, in writing, is that I have tons of ideas, but never enough time to do them all the justice they deserve. In art, my inspiration comes from within. In the past, it was … Continue reading

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