‘little women the musical’ poster design

It’s been a busy few months, hence the reason my blog posts have been sporadic to say the least. I’m close to finishing a ‘longish’ freelance contract which has kept me quiet for a couple of months. However during this period I was approached to create a design for a new production of “Little Women the Musical” being produced by Samuel Julyan and Skye Crawford. (  » continue  )


i want to work here, and drink jack daniel’s



While I’m on this vintage, authentic typography kick, check this video out. Is this the coolest place or what? Yee-haw Industrial Letterpress in Knoxville Tennessee. They even mix some Jack Daniel’s in the ink….brilliant, although a tad wasteful as it could be put to much better use. They have a large shop of prints, t-shirts etc and a facebook page that shows the designs that were featured in this video. (  » continue  )


typefaces painted onto models….mmmm?


Nice video documenting the process that went into creating the posters below. They were produced by the multidisciplinary design studio atipo from Northern Spain. (  » continue  )


there’s still some craft in advertising


Came across this documentary the other day and absolutely loved it. It takes time to create something of such beauty. I love the fact that this is going on in New York as well.

Pixels or paint? I know which one I prefer.


pastiche, homage or just plain old rip-off?


Outside the Oxford Circus branch of Niketown in London there’s a typographic wall installation in one of the windows. It’s a direct imitation of Lou Dorfsman’s iconic masterpiece gastrotypographicalassemblage. (  » continue  )