Aug 28, 2012
Here are some wonderful examples of hand lettering found at the National Railway Museum in York. Apologies for the quality of the images as I was only using my iPhone at the time. But if you are interested, it is definitely worth a visit and it’s free entry! A great day out all-in-all.
Nov 14, 2011
Only just discovered the wonderful chalk letterer and graphic designer Dana Tanamachi.
Nov 10, 2011
These beautiful specimens of German type by the Buchdruckerei und Schriftgiesserei Wilhelm Gronau foundry are remarkable.
Nov 9, 2011
The Comedy Carpet is a beautiful typographical ‘carpet’ that spans across Blackpool pier. The typography is so large that it can be read from the top of the Blackpool Tower. At first sight, the Comedy Carpet looks as if the text is painted. In fact, each of the 160,000 letters is made of 30mm solid...
Nov 8, 2011
Some very beautiful and elegant typography from the early 20th century. I wish that companies still produced work to this high standard.