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AuthorNicole Phillips
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AuthorNicole Phillips
CategoriesFONTS, OPINION

in “The Smallest Possible Bit“ (an install of Robin Rendle’s Adventures in Typography newsletter) Robin addresses a readers SOS about being stuck on a good typeface and not being able to get past their trusty favourites. I can totally relate and have a handful of fonts I come back to time and time again. Robin’s writing on the matter is insightful and witty

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AuthorNicole Phillips
CategoriesFONTS, OPINION

Fontsmith type design director ⁦‪Phil Garnham‬⁩ recently worked with students at ⁦‪Middlesex University‬⁩ to design brand-new typefaces inspired by 'The Future Starts Here' exhibition at the V&A. I particularly loved Antenna by Iveta Rihova. ‘The font is created out of fluid, organic, free form lines, representing tree ring pattern as well as signal transmission. Whispering trees converted into letterforms with abstract approach shall bring the world of nature and technology together.’

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AuthorNicole Phillips
CategoriesFONTS
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AuthorNicole Phillips
CategoriesFONTS, PEOPLE

Unique stand alone serif’s come together in a collection aimed at those who tell stories. Their diversity and versatility ensures whatever the narrative this suite of faces will provide a memorable voice.

James Edmonson of OhNo TypeCo’s latest article talks about the business of starting out in the type design business and the shortcomings of his debut typeface. “I was too excited, eager, and inexperienced to care. Obviously, one cannot see the things one cannot see, but slowly, mistakes born of naivety began to show their ugly faces one by one.”

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AuthorNicole Phillips