Monthly Archives: November 2012

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Assignment: Bill of Rights

In this assignment the students were given the text of the Bill of Rights. They had to pick a set of two amendments and reset the type. This week we talked about paragraph details: flush left, flush right, justified, centered, … Continue reading

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Typographic Alphabet Books

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Lincoln Center Inside Out: An Architectural Account

How beautiful is this cover??? Diller Scofidio + Renfro are the architects behind the renovation of Lincoln Center and have put out a book, Lincoln Center Inside Out: An Architectural Account, documenting the transforming space. http://art.lincolncenter.org/shop-3/books/liz-diller/

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Type Specimen Sheets homework assignment

As a homework assignment in my Typography class the students were each given a different typeface. They had to research each typeface and then create a “Type Specimen Sheet” to advertise their font. Below are the fantastic results!

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E. E. Cummings Poem design

For this assignment the students in my Typography class were each given the poem, maggie and milly and molly and may by E. E. Cummings. The goal of this assignment was to use one font, Adobe Garamond, and variations in … Continue reading

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Bookplates

  I found these on BookTryst: http://www.booktryst.com/2012/08/bookplates-in-printers-library-part-ii.html Here you will also find more book plate images and information about them.

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