Typography

Typography design is a vibrant field in the digital era, with designers creating web fonts, crafting new versions of classics, and delving into everything from hand-drawn type to experimental typography. Printmag experts including Paul Shaw, Steven Heller, and J.J. Sedelmaier provide thoughtful reflections on fonts and typography designers, providing a wealth of inspiration. Interviews reveal the behind-the-scenes artistry of the craft.

Variable Fonts with Dan Rhatigan

Dan Rhatigan took the time to tell us everything we needed to know about variable fonts—a collaboration between some of the biggest names in technology.

That’s a Lot of Shirt

Back in the do-a-lot-with-a-little days of product promotion and branding, Phillips-Van Heusen produced this lovely little "A Short Shirt Tale."

A Reason for Weapons

Thanks to my monthly subscription to Stack, the independent magazine delivery service, I recently was introduced to the journal "Weapons of Reason."

Pulping Bodoni

Pulp is the "quarterly journal of people and paper," published for customers and clients of the Italian paper company Fedrigoni.

Dwiggins Lives!

The first comprehensive illustrated biography of William Addison Dwiggins is going on "sale" through a Kickstarter campaign launched by Letterform Archive.

The Dean of Design

Will Bradley (1868–1962) is an underappreciated American design pioneer overshadowed by other Art Nouveau and Arts & Crafts practitioners.