designer spotlight – ed benguiat

A few years ago I was lucky enough to attend a Typeface Design class at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. The tutor was Ed Benguiat. I was always a fan of his work along with other notable designers of that time in New York such as Herb Lubalin and Tom Carnase. (  » continue  )

here’s one for the christmas list

I’ve always really liked the work of Jon Contino and was delighted to see this lovely little pocket notebook that he designed (  » continue  )

designer spotlight – louise fili

I’ve always admired the gorgeous work of Louise Fili. I first came across her when she collaborated on a number of books with her husband Steven Heller. (  » continue  )

tell me you don’t love this

Okay, so I’m obviously on a kinetic typography kick at the moment due to one of my current projects, and during my search for inspirational stuff I came across this one from Havas Paris. (  » continue  )

oliver harrison animated type from 1988

I’m just starting an animated film project, and started looking on YouTube for a bit of inspiration and was reacquainted with this fabulous piece of work, called Amore Baciami, by Oliver Harrison from 1988. (  » continue  )