Author: joanne

  • Kerning game

    Type on the web has a lot to be desired. I’m sick of going onto blogs and seeing 5 different fonts on the same page. Though I do agree that menu needs to be differenianted. I prefer the more suttle approach of colour or line rather than a different font. Saying that not all type…

  • Alphabet

    The Alphabet 2 from n9ve on Vimeo. I love type.

  • Steve Jobs Quote

    “No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don’t want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be, because Death is very likely the single best invention of Life. It is…

  • Speech by J.K Rowling

    Ultimately, we all have to decide for ourselves what constitutes failure. But the world is quite eager to give you a set of criteria if you let it. [F]ailure means a stripping away of the inessential. I stopped pretending to myself to be anything other than what I was, and began to direct all my…

  • Inspiration Friday – Doyald Young

    Decided who you are, decided what you want to do, and then do it because it is surely possible – Doyald Young Lovely documentry about Doyald Young from Lynda.com. ….letters we look at today are the same letters we looked at 500 years ago. I recently came across Doyald Young a little while ago. I…

  • Type Ventures

    I need to take my photos in better light and consider the rule of thirds.

  • Typography

    “Words have meaning and type has spirit and the combination is spectacular.” ~ Paula Scher

  • Minimalism – making the maximum impact

    Ready Steady Bang – Hobby Horse from Tom Judd on Vimeo. A neat little advertising video using minimalism to gain maximum interest. The video uses a single character and it’s not till the last scene that you realise what the game is all about. Some would say minimalism is the designers term of taking the…

  • Dyslexie

      As a child I remember having trouble reading and writing. My mother was trying to teach me Thai at the same time I was trying to grasp the English language, which is why it took a little longer to than most to master. It’s little wonder why we take a while to master the…