Typography is not just typography anymore

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We think we are living in the golden age of typography. There is an explosion of hand lettering, a rejuvenation of old processes like letterpress and gravure and digital tools are allowing more people to create beautiful lettings and typefaces.

We have collected a few of the best examples from around the web for you to see what we are talking about. Please enjoy


Komen Bake Sale – A Flour lettering by Amanda Charniak

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Alphabet [Re:Production] – a lettering by Birgit Palma

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Sirkel – a lettering by Ross Drakes

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Islands – an interesting take on islands by Shahin Haghjou

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Montecastrello – Hand made typeface by  Stephanie Toole

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Tell us which is your favourite.

Published by Ross

Ross grew up on the wrong side of the Jukskei. He studied at Vega and was awarded the Top Student prize at his graduation. After working as a freelancer for four years, he founded Nicework with Ben Vorster. He has a penchant for Scandinavian wood furniture and really nice shirts. He is open to bribery- all iPads are welcome. He also likes chocolate cake and is happily married.

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