Structural Typography I wrote an essay about how designers can better use type to form their grids and compositions. It's got tons of case studies of designs from folks ...
Getter Robo G Process Article If you've ever wanted to see someone go full design nerd on the details of their work, I've got a present for you! I wrote 2,000 words detailing ev...
INDEX Playing with an alter-ego for Medium and what a Medium zine would look like. Pretty fun, huh? Work like this is not only valuable for creative expr...
Pink Pearlcorder I wrote about the process for designing this piece! I'm having a blast playing with these two in-development typefaces. I had been stuck on this ...
OP-1 exploration 001 I don't always use Futura, but when I do, it's for "fanart" of awesome gear like the OP-1, which I do not own but wish I did.
.exe I have been exploring different ways to use Maelstrom and this idea popped into my head right before I went to bed last night, so I cranked it out....
IT'S A GUNDAM! UPDATE I FINISHED IT Needed some more playtime with nerd stuff. Some as-of-yet unreleased typefaces in use here along with Maelstrom and Ogg. Fo...
Font Review Journal is Live! The Font Review Journal is launched! I can't believe it came together so fast, but here it is. The site launches with five in-depth typeface review...
FRJ Homepage Testing out the hover animations on the Font Review Journal homepage. The website will launch next week!!! I'm very nervous/excited for everyone to...
Detroit Specimen My favorite Font Review Journal specimen so far! I could play with Detroit for days and not come up with a fraction of the possible layering combin...
Font Review Journal After attending Typographics this year and having some awesome conversations with some of my type design icons an idea hit me: we need more discour...
Dale's Diner Trying out some retro explorations, since the cheery mid century vibe is not an aesthetic I've done often. Made while listening to Britney Spears'...
All them fontacular fonts! Oh thank god, finally a specimen where I can use more than one typeface! It's your last chance to save major bucks on great type families. Use the...
Fancy Bats & Fanny Packs The last day of Fontacular is here. Pro tip: if you can refer to fanny packs in your design, you should do it. I also attached the vintage sales sh...
Franklin Gothic Ticket! I've never used Franklin Gothic until this project, but it served me well! It's the workhorse on the Fontacular poster as well. Keep checking thro...
Cards Fontacular! Going in and sloppily colorizing these old photos was one of my favorite parts of working on these pieces, and the other was probably digging throu...
Fontacular Avant Garde I couldn't get a good crop of either of these specimens, so here's a mashup! I was asked to showcase some of the ligatures in Avant Garde, so I had...
Fontacular Baseball Ticket It's crazy how satisfying something as simple as layering hipster Helvetica can be. Keep checking throughout the week for more baseball goodness a...
Fontacular! I can't wait to see this poster in person! Check out the attachment to get a better look. The cards are either interpretations or homages of classi...
Fontacular Tickets Neue Haas BASEBALL. It's always fun to take old, eclectic type layouts and recreate them using a classic typeface. Keep checking throughout the we...
Fontacular! I had the pleasure of being asked to design the campaign for the fonts.com Fontacular this year! It's hard to find two things I enjoy more than bas...
Font Friday: Text I'm going to try to do a little highlight of new typefaces I've been using. I might keep these on instagram most weeks, so follow me here! Text is...
Devil's Nose I have an old biker ring that has a devil face on it, and since I never draw, I pushed myself to take a stab at illustrating it myself. The name re...