Thursday, May 17, 2012

Mary Kate McDevitt

Mary Kate McDevitt has many many examples of handwritten type on her web site.


I narrowed them down to my three favorites:

Mary Kate McDevitt

Mary Kate McDevitt

Mary Kate McDevitt

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Illustrated type found on Pintrest

Sorry, I tried to track down the origin of this, but after going through a whole blog, 
I could not find the core image and source to give credit.

Sunday, May 13, 2012

Chris Ryan, University of Minnesota College of Design

This weekend was the University of Minnesota's College of Design Graphic Senior Show highlighting all the new graphic artists. To see all their work look at this senior site.  Chris Ryan had some nice examples of handmade type.


Chris Ryan made a variety of illustrations for the covers of the Minnesota Daily.

illustrations by Chris Rayn
handmade type by Chris Ryan

handmade type by Chris Ryan

handmade letters with various sexual objects

chris ryan illustrated alphabet with sexual objects for an editorial article

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Emory Allen

Emory Allen wedding invite
Wedding invite with an original typeface. Look at how different the two "M's" are. Here is more illustrations from the portfolio of Emory Allen.

Rodrigo Sommer

Rodrigo  Sommer handmade type and collage

Rodrigo  Sommer handmade type and collage


Rodrigo  Sommer handmade type and collage
Find more work from Rodrigo here.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Amy Hardy at Design 8 Days

The letter A made of collage and type from Amy Hardy of Design 8 Days

Book jacket made of collage and type from Amy Hardy of Design 8 Days

Number 19 made of collage and type from Amy Hardy of Design 8 Days

logo for abby doodles by Amy Hardy of Design 8 Days
Amy Hardy is the talented art director and designer who uses collage and handmade type in her designs. See more at her web site