Tag Archives: Typography

Geary’s Summer Ale

Last year I had a Geary’s summer ale and wasn’t really impressed with it or the packaging. This year they have turned it all around with a good summer beer and some awesome packaging. Geary’s is a typical summer beer; … Continue reading

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Bembo

Sorry my die-hard blog fans, once again it has been a while wince my last post. Okay I know I have no die-hard blog fans, but I’m okay with that. Bembo is the next great typeface on my list, so … Continue reading

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Baskerville

This post is pretty late, but I could not ignore a post about one of my favorite typefaces! Baskerville was developed in England by John Baskerville in the 18th century. At the beginning of the century old-style typefaces were dominant, … Continue reading

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American Typewriter

Another day another typeface! American Typewriter is an interesting face taken from the lovable typewriters that preceded our computers. Although typewriters mechanically set all the letters with the same amount of space, American Typewriter has proportional set widths, which I … Continue reading

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Akzidenz-Grotesk

So here is the deal…I am feeling rather graphically minded this evening, so I have decided to do a blog post everyday on a different typeface. Each day I will go to the next typeface in my typography book, Typographic … Continue reading

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Typefaces that need to be taken off life support.

If you don’t know what two typefaces I am talking about you better listen up and listen up good. These two typefaces were run over with the truck long ago because they just look so awful but someone had to … Continue reading

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