typography the old fashioned way

From the San Francisco Chronicle is this amazing video, Typecaster for life, about Lewis Mitchell of Arion Press where they still print books the old fashioned way. (  » continue  )

beautiful animated to do list by yaniv fridman

This is both a great reminder of what’s important in life and also a lovely piece of design and animation. The attention to detail is quite stunning. (  » continue  )

stop-motion animation from josh ritter

Saw this video today via @thinktradigital and really liked it, it has a great feel to it. It’s the video for ‘Love Is Making Its Way Back Home” by Josh Rtter. I also thought it would fit in well with the colour scheme of my site! (  » continue  )

brilliant design rant (contains swearing)

I’ve heard more designers talk about their thoughts, inspirations and the subtleties of what makes good or successful design, than most people have had hot dinners. Then there’s Aaron Draplin of Draplin Design Co. (  » continue  )

wish i’d done that – muppet posters

Love these retro Muppet concert posters that I saw through twitter, via @thinktradigital. Created by illustrator Michael De Pippo the vector illustrations and simple bold colours are really eye-catching. Looks like they will be screenprinted soon and available through his site. Might have to get a couple for the kids rooms. (  » continue  )