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How to Combine Fonts: 50 Tutorials, Resources + more

How to Combine Fonts: 50 Tutorials, Resources + more | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

How to Combine Fonts: 50 Tutorials, Resources, and Pro Tips


Here are some rules, best practices, sample pairings and a list of tools and resources to help you master the ins and outs .. | read more: https://goo.gl/ZVwAwC

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Why Designers Love The Ampersand

Why Designers Love The Ampersand | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

A romance that dates back to Pompeii. - the ampersand attracts such endless fascination. There are coloring books about ampersands, ampersand-a-day Tumblr blogs, and a whole cottage industry of t-shirt makers working in ampersands...

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4 Techniques for Combining Fonts | Hoefler & Co.

4 Techniques for Combining Fonts | Hoefler & Co. | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
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Building a palette is an intuitive process, and expanding a typographic duet to three, four, or even five voices can be daunting. Hoefler & Co.'s approach for mixing font families is to keep one quality consistent, and let the others vary.

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Illustration and Lettering: A Hands-on Approach to Label Design

Illustration and Lettering: A Hands-on Approach to Label Design | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
My name is Jon Contino, and I'd like to welcome you to my Skillshare class on creating awesome hand-drawn labels!
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This class is perfect for anyone looking to learn about label design, composition, branding, and how to properly apply your illustration style in a graphic sense.

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The Art Of Hand Lettering #typography #creativity

The Art Of Hand Lettering #typography #creativity | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

Hand lettering has taken the world by storm. It has become the beautiful connection — a juxtaposition — between design and words. The letter forms in the typography have been broken down into their shapes, flourishes, and textures.


Hand lettering speaks volumes. This is an art form which allows us to see the space between the letters, and the style of the lettering as a piece of art that can deeply evoke emotions and bring meaning — nostalgia, happiness, joy, and love.... | read more

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a smashing article - loaded with great examples & to great artists work.. ★★★★★
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Creating a hand-lettered logo design | Design Resources

Creating a hand-lettered logo design | Design Resources | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Dina Rodriguez's step-by-step process for creating a hand-lettered logo design that tells a vivid brand story.
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A logo is the most important part of a brand’s image. This one asset is solely responsible for showing a business’s values, personality, and quality standards. So why are so many designers and agencies relying on typefaces alone to represent the tone of an entire company? (read more at Invision's blog)

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Meet An Artist Who's Mastered The Painstaking Art Of Calligraphy

Meet An Artist Who's Mastered The Painstaking Art Of Calligraphy | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
A new monograph of the artists work shows the value of analog craft in the digital age.
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One of the world’s greatest working calligraphers is a man named Luca Barcellona, and he’s only 34 years old. His recent book, Take Your Pleasure Seriously, is a monographic look at his contemporary interpretation of hand lettering, a traditional craft that is currently having a major resurgence in visual culture

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