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January 23, 2010

Christmas Typographic Giveaway Winners

First of all. Huge apologies for the lateness in announcing the winners for the Typographic Giveaway that ran for several weeks over Christmas.

The simple reason was to do with cash flow, more specifically, a small problem with some non-paying clients towards end of the year. This rather messed up my cash flow for the start of the year, and as all these prizes are self funded, it made things a little tricky.…

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January 6, 2010

Commercial Type Foundry Website

Commercial-Type

Commercial Type is a joint venture between Paul Barnes and Christian Schwartz, and they forthwith present a brand spanking new font foundry. This is the team behind the redesign of The Guardian newspaper identity.

So a pretty mad collection of quality typefaces can be found here. Love the site design, the way the fonts are displayed. Great stuff.

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December 28, 2009

A Compendium of Links I have Shared This Week #4

Every week or so (emphasis on the ‘so’), in a brand spanking new compendium post, I will summarise the most interesting links that I have Tweeted, Posterised and Tumbled in that last week.

Topics could include everything from logo design, typography, humor, photographs, inspirational blogs and websites etc.

A Compendium of Links I have Shared This Week #3

Being Christmas and all that, I have failed to keep to my usual weekly slot.…

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December 9, 2009

A Compendium of Links I have Shared This Week #3

Every week or so, in a brand spanking new compendium post, I will summarise the most interesting links that I have Tweeted, Posterised and Tumbled in that last week.

Topics could include everything from logo design, typography, humor, photographs, inspirational blogs and websites etc.

A Compendium of Links I have Shared This Week #3

So for the week up to, and including the 9th December, some of my fav links are as follows:

Seth’s Blog: How to protect your ideas in the digital age http://ping.fm/08pRJ
/ msced 09 : */ every day i make a new piece of art and upload it to my flickr set http://ping.fm/I4crB
Ninja vs Penguin | A blog about art & design http://ping.fm/xinhH
Its a Killer Christmas Typographic Giveaway from IJC http://ping.fm/VOqWT
Helvetica Stendig Calendars 2010 http://ping.fm/mLmyg
How NOT to Approach Me for Logo Design Work http://ping.fm/h8BPV
Introducing Icon Fever, an Icon Gallery |@vandelaydesign http://ping.fm/0NteU
Swiss Theme for WordPress http://ping.fm/EvljA
KnucklePuck Font – Exclusive Vector Font Download – @Noupe http://ping.fm/xK92n
Orbitron Font – Free Open Source Font for Download http://ping.fm/ggHZq
Stupid WordPress Tricks – @PerishablePress http://ping.fm/m2gq4
Alessio Avventuroso » type & print design
Moleskine Helvetica Icon | Icon Fever
TypePairs Game m
Helvetiq iPhone App
Outras Fontes | Type Foundry
Neue Helvetica Arabic | Slanted – Typo Weblog und Magazin
Vintage Audi Poster • Blog Archive • AisleOne
Betatype
28 great typography blogs & websites
WANKEN – Blog » Font or Typeface?…

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November 29, 2009

A Compendium of Links I have Shared This Week #2

Every week or so, in a brand spanking new compendium post, I will summarise the most interesting links that I have Tweeted, Posterised and Tumbled in that last week.

Topics could include everything from logo design, typography, humor, photographs, inspirational blogs and websites etc.

A Compendium of Links I have Shared This Week #2

So for the week up to, and including the 29nd November, some of my fav links are as follows:…

What is Fluther?

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November 22, 2009

232 MKSD Round – Free Font from Maniackers Design

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Update: Updated with extensive new Glyphs. Visithttp://imjustcreative.com/updated-232mksd-round-free-font/2010/12/16/


232 MKSD Round was designed by Masayuki Sato from Maniackers Design. It comes in the 3 above weights, Light, Medium and bold and you can download it as a Mac Truetype, Mac Postscript and Windows Truetype font file. You can download it for free via the visiting the link below.

Link Credit

Thanks to TypeGoodness for another great font find.…

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November 19, 2009

FF Celeste® Sans Black – Free Font for Download

Office FontFonts come in a new easy-to-use format optimized for everyday use in Microsoft® Office® apps. Try the style-linked (regular and italic in one menu item) FF Celeste Sans Offc for free!

Licencing

By downloading any of the free fonts from FontShop you agree to these conditions: Though we offer these font downloads free of charge, the fonts themselves are copyrighted by the respective designers and foundries and their use is regulated by their respective End User License Agreements.…

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November 18, 2009

Typodarium 2010 Typographic Calendar Giveaway

So as reported in a previous post Typodarium 2010 Typographic Calendar’, I now have two of these to giveaway, well in time for the New Year. Oh, I am so considerate and thoughtful.

Visit the official website to see more detailed photos. But I have one on my desk and its packaged really nicely. It comes in a sturdy box, which then has the calendar as a solid book with tear off pages.

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November 17, 2009

Expanded Font – Exclusive Free Font Download from Fluorink

Expanded Font

Expanded Font came into view via a link on Behance. It’s a chunky, phat and modular font. You could previously request a copy of Expanded direct from Aurelio’s website. So after linking to it on my Posterous, I approached Aurelio to see if we could make Expanded available as a direct free download from IJC.

A quick email and reply later from Aurelio, we can now provide an exclusive free download link for Expanded, read on.…

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