Handwriting Fonts

On Phaidon, I saw a really interesting project creating fonts from the handwriting of songwriters, like Bowie, Lennon, and Cobain. Naturally, this project was immediately taken down just when it had gained a bit of attention, because something something intellectual property. But it used to live at songwritersfonts.com and maybe someday someone will come up … Continue reading “Handwriting Fonts”

Teleprinter In A Box?

What. The. Hell. Is. This. Thing. (???) Let me back up for a second. Last night/this morning, I watched Hitchcock’s The Lodger which is an absolute FEAST of typefaces and text design starting with the beautiful censor card, the opening sequence, all the intertitles, basically any time text appears onscreen…INCLUDING in this bizarro magic box … Continue reading “Teleprinter In A Box?”