The year ain’t over yet. Here’s a roundup of the latest…
Quick-fire for tonight. Those who lived, thrived or just survived the 80s may recognize the somewhat random music reference. Enjoy.
Here I thought I was going to have a hard time with the “q”. I had completely forgotten about “quicksand”, one of the nicer looking free fonts out there…
I resisted Comic Sans’ siren song, and did not succumb to the temptation of Helvetica (which is one of my top 10 faves). For some reason, I just couldn’t go 3-for-3 with this one… I just realized the crop marks showed up on the jpeg, but I don’t care to spend more time with Papyrus … Read moreCreate Something Every Day (#daily365)– May 20
When I set off on the “alphabet series”, there were a handful of fonts that, from the get-go, I knew I wanted to use. OCR was one of them. I used a not-too-old self-portrait (I guess you could call it that) and decided to give myself some digital “hair” replacement. Enjoy!
The best laid plans… Here are my pieces corresponding to May 16, 17 and 18. Following theAlphabet series, I present you the letters “L”, “M”, and “N”…
Continuing my tour of typefaces through the alphabet, here are my pieces corresponding to J and K.
Not really bowled over with this piece, but I reached my time limit, so here we are.
In case an apology needs to be made I promised myself I wasn’t going to use helvetica for this. That said, I didn’t set out to the typeface I ended up using. How did this happen? I started looking at the different looks of each “h” typeface, and I noticed how much hobo’s “h” looked … Read moreCreate Something Every Day (#daily365)–for May 12
I learned two things working on this “g” piece. 1) I have a really sucky selection of “g” fonts on my Windows machine. And 2) I really like the double storey “g” over its single storey brethren. I also scoured the interwebs trying to find out why this letter changes from double to single as … Read moreCreate Something Every Day (#daily365)– for May 11