Posts Tagged ‘type’




Hand Made


Using my scanner and my fingers.

The biggest differences between Centaur and Garamond are that Centaur has a bit more of an oldstyle feel to it. The slant of the bar on the lower case ‘e’ is more pronounced in Centaur and the top of the descender bowl drops below the baseline. While the stresses are similar, the stroke direction in […]

Going to have to move on…

The Typography of Mad Men Mark Simonson Studio via Daring Fireball Mad Men is an amazing show on AMC about an ad agency in the 1960’s. Beautiful art direction and tons of details make it feel very genuine and really draws you into the story. But as Mark Simonson points out, not all details are […]

Meet Quintin