sign painters the movie….no really!

A movie about sign painters? Sounds good to me, although not sure my kids are going to go for it, not unless it’s animated and in 3D. It’s great to see that this craft is still going, despite the mass produced vinyl rubbish you see all over the place. It’s a vanishing art that will hopefully get a small boost from this film. (  » continue  )


david a. smith is at it again

A couple of years ago I posted a video of David A. Smith the amazing sign writer based in Torquay in South West England. (  » continue  )


bbc radio 3 piano trailer….beautiful!


If anybody out there knows who did this elegant trailer for the BBC Radio 3 Piano Season then please let me know. I haven’t been able to find any information and would love to see what other gems this design company have done.


how about some jack daniel’s for july 4th?


This time last year I did a piece about some posters created by Yee-Haw industries for Jack Daniel’s. Well, this year sees another set of posters created the good old-fashioned way, and not a mac in sight! (  » continue  )


wimbledon 2012 typographic promo


Always been a big fan of Wimbledon. The combination of the green grass, the white clothing the players have to wear and the Pimm’s and strawberries that are generously consumed by the spectators makes it a uniquely British event (  » continue  )