April 2010

Apr 28
48 Hour Magazine
48 Hour Magazine, good golly this is awesome. A virtual dream team of magazine writers, editors, and aficionados plan to make a magazine in a scant 48 hours, all from your contributions. Sign up today, this all goes down in a week.
The Typesetters, 1910
The Typesetters, 1910, so many things to love about this photo. For one thing, the sign on the left wall about spreading disease, next to the (presumably) shared cup at the fountain. And look how gigantic that room is and how many workers are there, and not a press in sight. Just the typesetters.
Combining Type With Helvetica
Combining Type With Helvetica, the wonderful Indra Kupferschmid with a guest fontlist for FontShop.
Apr 27
Shoes
Put This On, Episode 2: Shoes. I love this series so damn much. Don’t miss Episode 1: Denim.
Pixies Onomatopoeia
Pixies Onomatopoeia, HA HA HA HO.
Universal Packaging System
Universal Packaging System, an interesting prototype for completely malleable cardboard packing materials.
Apr 22
Danger, Pictory
I got to be guest designer on the latest Pictory showcase entitled “Danger”. If you haven’t checked out Pictory yet, don’t miss out, it’s one of the best places around for photography and storytelling.

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