Dust jackets from the 1930s and '40s that survived are indeed now worn and tattered. But they are also fascinating indicators of graphic style and form.
by Erin Beckloff Editor’s Note: This is the third part in a series by the creators of Pressing On: The Letterpress Film. Read Part 1 and Part 2. The Spring 2015 Kickstarter campaign for Pressing On: The Letterpress Film was an emotional rollercoaster. It was a challenging and fulfilling experience that connected me to people around...
Steven Heller gets ready for the upcoming Designers + Books fair, and reveals an all-new element of this year's event.
John Earles and Jennifer Blanco founded Workhorse Printmakers in Houston out of a desire to be able to create their own printed items without compromise.
Steven Heller looks at two stunning new letterpress and printing projects.
War Bond efforts during WWII were akin to Kickstarter campaigns. You invest in something, eventually get a return, and often get rewards
Steven Heller cracks open Adobe's 25-year-old digital wood type specimen book.
Check out these 5 glorious publications for typography & lettering lovers.
Learn about the making of Pressing On: The Letterpress Film from filmmaker Andrew P. Quinn.
It took an influential magazine for interior designers called "Interiors" to produce some of the most well conceived covers of the early to mid-1950s.