6-16-10: Fun With Fonts

June 15, 2010 at 6:07 pm 3 comments

Baltimore-based designers Bruce Willen and Nolen Strals—known together as “Post Typography” and also as two-thirds of the musical group “Double Dagger”–tell Tom about their book “Lettering & Type,” and about what makes fonts awesome, unique, and kind of like a house when you first move in.

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  • 1. Sasha Topin  |  June 16, 2010 at 8:42 am

    Now that you mention it, this blog has a great design. I just took it for granted. Looks like Georgia/Verdana (designed by the same firm), if I’m not mistaken.

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  • 2. Flights of Fonts « katherine gorman  |  June 17, 2010 at 11:27 am

    […] my work, but we got to talk to the wunderkind duo that is Post Typography about their new book Fonts and Lettering. I’ve started to think of a font like a tone of voice. Then, this morning a friend of mine […]

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  • 3. Lettering & Type — Lettering & Type on WYPR  |  August 16, 2010 at 9:34 am

    […] Type Nolen Strals and Bruce Willen were interviewed by WYPR Baltimore Public Radio back in June. Listen to the full segment here. Posted August 16, 2010 THE BOOK / INTERVIEWS / EXERCISES / RESOURCES / CONTRIBUTORS / PRESS […]

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