Here are some great type poster examples. A lot of different approaches to give you a sense for what is possible within the constraints of the assignment. View the PDF in Google Drive
This is an amazing archive put together by the American Library of Congress. Over 900 posters from the depression. This is an amazing resource for any type of historic type research relevant to the 1920s-1940s. Check it out!
Here are some other great typographic animations. Lets break them down in class and see if we can identify what typefaces, and what principals of animation are at work in each. This one is directly like what we will do. Karloff, convergence of beauty and ugliness from Thibault de Fournas on Vimeo. An animated analysis […]
So what is a Zine? Here’s what Wikipedia has to say: A zine (/ˈziːn/zeen; an abbreviation of fanzine, or magazine) is most commonly a small circulation publication of original or appropriated texts and images. More broadly, the term encompasses any self-published work of minority interest usually reproduced via photocopier. Since the production means are limited, it really pushes you to be creative […]
Mash Creative | Designcollector
Word as Image
Created in 1461 by Claude Garamont it comes through the ages and still fits the modern life of typography and design. From http://designcollector.net/garamond-450/
Andreas Scheiger website / Behance
Guys from Coming Soon made typographic stop motion for “Toerisme Vlaanderen”.
Get inspired by these creative examples of handmade typography.
http://www.typographicposters.com/ - directory of typographic and graphic posters
Can you tell Helvetica from Arial? Cheese from font? Test you typographic knowledge with these games. Cheese or Font Arial vs Helvetica Which Font? Good luck!
Check out these beautiful typographic city posters. More at OrkPosters.
A graphic guide to choosing the right font. Click on the picture to see a bigger version.
Beautiful experiments with liquid type by Ruslan Khasanov on Behance.
I am compiling interesting posters collections on Pinboard for you to get inspired. Typographic Movie Poster Collection Typographic Poster Collection Click on each picture to get to the original resource. Also feel free to use Pinboard to create moodboards and collect interesting visuals. But remember that you will have to print your research for the […]