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Steve Phillips worked as art director for nearly 11 years for Folio magazine from its first issue in 1972. The Folio cover design offered a creative inspiration for designers within and outside of the publishing industry providing a unique and striking artwork to accompany each issue.
Making use of the free resource of over 650 Google Fonts, designer Phoebe E aims to show the fantastic results available with a consideration of typeface combinations. This Aesop’s Fables project offers a great resource to add a level of style to your online designs which wont affect your budget.
As a promotional tool for the Bowling Script typeface, these 3D realisations offer a superb example of how to show off your latest fonts. The fact that these phone cases become beautiful yet impractical following the design process seems not to be the point here. We should simply enjoy the results visually.
Just to make every Mac operating designer feel lazy and under talented in their ability to produce fine typography, airbrush artist Glen Weisgerber demonstrates how to create fine lettering using paint rather than vectors and pixels.
3D and graphic designer, Erik Söderberg has created a series of geometric GIFs which move through all 4 dimensions of space-time. The animations are created during his exploration of “the relations of geometry, nature and the human being” resulting in some geometric designs which are psychedelic, organic and compelling.