Lettering designs are downright gorgeous, and a useful skill for designers to master. The good news is that anyone can learn it – it just takes practice. We compiled some hand-lettering tips from HOW Design University‘s lettering extraordinaire, Denise Bosler, to get you started in your lettering practice. First, you need the right tools....
Read about the beautiful, elegant work of the incredible Louise Fili in this feature from the latest issue of HOW.
Tobias Frere-Jones' latest typeface, Mallory, is the result of in-depth research and hand-drawn work that addresses the needs of the digital present.
Co-founder Peter Biľak talks about how Fontstand came together, and what makes it valuable for both the designers who use fonts and the type designers who make fonts.
With October comes design opportunity, the chance to further a brand through typography. Explore the typeface of the Toronto Blue Jays.
by Gabriel Shaoolian Every company wants to achieve success when it comes to its website. High conversions, repeat visitors and minimized bounced rates all contribute to the growth of a business. To get there, you must have several key features on your website. You need to have clear and concise messaging, calls to action that...
Read about Monotype's latest release: the edgy, evocative octagonal slab serif Kairos typeface.
Fonts are the backbone of most creative projects. Jim Kidwell of Extensis presents 5 of the most common font issues & techniques to prevent them.
Get tips from an in-house expert on how to achieve the best design when reviews leave you feeling your designs have been lost in translation.
In this excerpt from Mastering Type, Denise Bosler explores 5 typography and design principles derived from Gestalt theory.