Keen to learn a new skill this year? Hand-lettering is making a comeback and gaining popularity, just check out the sheer volume of hand-lettering projects that could be found on the internet. However, the art and process behind it can be daunting for beginners. Writer at website Creative Live, Emily Potts, enlists the help […]
For the next two weeks at Nicework we have 4 amazing interns hanging out with us, so we’ve ask them to help contribute to the blog! This post was written by one of them. His name is Conor and he is a third year graphic design student studying at the University of Johannesburg. He is […]
Check her out! Torrie Asai is a blogger from LA with no design background but plenty of inspiration and a fun personality that comes through loud and clear in her lovely typographic doodles. Rock on.
Tobias Hall is an awesome freelance illustrator, letterer, designer and mural artist working out of London. We love the tactile feel of his work, and the way he pays special attention to each and every letterform. via: Inspiration Grid
Know that video of young Bob Dylan standing in a London alley way nonchalantly dropping cards with hand-drawn lyrics on them, with Allen Ginsberg creeping around in the background pretending to be sweeping? Well young Leandro Senna, a 27 year old Brazilian art director, was inspired by this, and began hand-lettering the lyrics as a creative exercise to keep busy during his downtime. A […]
I intend to marry this man. After which I shall shove him down a long flight of stairs, assume his identity and make lovely typography for the rest of my days. The end.
Mary Kate McDevitt is an illustrator and artist based in Portland, Oregon. She has a talent for hand lettering.