Designing type

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designfreak's picture
Joined: 17 Jun 2004 - 11:03am
Designing type

I’m new here and had a question about designing type. First off, I’m an artist and designer. I like to create/design every aspect of my projects and I’ve now gotten into type design. My question is: what are some basics I should keep in mind when designing type? For example, as far as I know, you are supposed to start with certain letters and then design the rest of the alphabet? Anyway, any suggestions will be very helpful! Thanks!

Alessandro Segalini's picture
Joined: 24 Apr 2004 - 11:00am
Thomas W Phinney's picture
Joined: 3 Sep 2002 - 11:00am

For broad principles and approaches, you could do a lot worse than Briem’s web site: