I spent the morning doing Erik Marinovich's Skillshare class and lettering envelope compositions! Erik's teaching style was excellent - he was encouraging but also realistic about what people could achieve. He spoke of the importance of continued learning, practice and lots and lots of drills making shapes to build muscle memory to really elevate your lettering skills.
An exhibition opening today, (Featuring some of my favourite letterpress artists) curated by Hackney based letterpress studio Pixel Press, aims to inspire artists, designers, printers to continue with this old tradition and bring to the fore the paramount role printers have played and continue to play in this process, showcasing exploration and creativity with letterpress printing techniques.
Naughty and Nice artist-designed toilet rolls from Who Gives a Crap. Features Luke Lucas, Gemma Obrien, the letterettes, Timba Smits, Timothy Goodman and Alex Trochut. 50% of profits go to building toilets for those in need.
Exceptional Lettering and Letterpress come together in this beautiful series of prints.
After a successful debut in June, Typograph.journal has launched its second edition, celebrating the creative process of some of Australia and the world’s finest typographers.
Volume 2features a stellar cast of design talent including celebrated US illustrator and type designer Jessica Hische as well as Caren Florence, Matt Vergotis, Luke Lucas, Peter Rudlege, Deane Featonby, Barry Spencer and Ash Brennan.