Beautiful Hand Done Typography from France

Posted by on Apr 11, 2013 in ART & DESIGN, BLOG!, Design, typography | No Comments
Beautiful Hand Done Typography from France

I know all the whole vintage hand-done style is all the rage/somewhat overdone right now but BMD Design from Bordeaux, France does it better than most. You may recognize their work from some of the recent Levi’s ads. Check out their site.

Everyone Got Laid…

…and there was some great art. So I’m a little late on this but Common House’s “Everybody’s Gonna Get Laid!” art opening this past June 30th had some really awesome work. It was cool to see the different  approaches to the collage theme of the show. Here are just a few of my faves. Thanks […]

SPEAKING OF COLLAGES…

SPEAKING OF COLLAGES…

collage |kəˈlä zh; kô-; kō-| noun a form of art in which various materials such as photographs and pieces of paper or fabric are arranged and stuck to a backing. • a composition made in this way. • a combination or collection of various things. ORIGIN early 20th cent.: from French, literally ‘gluing.’ This Saturday’s […]

Kick Ass Type Porno

I have no idea what DVNO stands for but I never get tired of watching this. It reminds me of my childhood… spent in front of the T.V. instead of outside playing sports with the other dirty neighborhood kids. I grew up Mormon so most of what I learned about the “real world” came from […]

More Beautiful Design and Custom Typography from NY

Posted by on Feb 12, 2012 in ART & DESIGN, BLOG!, typography | No Comments
More Beautiful Design and Custom Typography from NY

Typographic excellence by NY graphic designer/artist Jon Contino.   This is most definitely type as an art form. You have got to check out the rest of Jon’s work! The images on his site take a sec to load up. Be sure and keep scrolling all the way to the right. One of my faves. I […]

SPENDING WAY TOO MUCH TIME ON THE INTERWEB

SPENDING WAY TOO MUCH TIME ON THE INTERWEB

So I spent this past Friday night looking at kick ass graphic design and typography on the infernet and talking shop with a good friend/fellow designer. A lot of my upcoming posts will contain our findings. I will just be posting some examples of the artist’s work and a link to their site. I am […]

Soviet-era Scrapbbok from Dushanbe

Posted by on Jan 9, 2012 in ART & DESIGN, TRAVEL, typography | No Comments

Check out this scrapbook of Soviet-era graphics that was found in a Dushanbe, Tajikistan junk shop. This isn’t a printed book, this is an actual scrapbook with the individual panels glued to the pages. Amazing stuff. I’m always on the lookout for designer porn like this. Click on the image to see the more of […]

Designer Olly Moss is My Hero

These Star Wars posters by designer Olly Moss give me a nerd boner. Check out his website for more mind blowing movie posters and more of his incredible workSome more of my favs by Moss are his posters for Evil Dead, Moon, and Rubber. .