Tag Archives: font history

Pressing On: Keeping Letterpress Alive

Design language is global. Get recognized today. What is letterpress? Who uses it today? And who will use letterpress in ten, twenty, forty years? Those are just some of the questions that co-directors Andrew P. Quinn and Erin Beckloff attempt to answer in Pressing On: The Letterpress Film. Anybody can easily set type digitally,...

Cooper Black (font history)

The Story Of Cooper Black

What do you know about Cooper Black? This bold font that screams 1970s was actually designed in 1919! We have the Beach Boys to thank for its later resurgence. (Thanks to T-shirt shop Fibers for this great infographic.) For more resources about typography, visit My Design Shop. Mastering Type by Denise Bosler In Mastering...