Month October 2011

Advanced Typography: (more of) A Typographic Logo

Here’s another typographic logo for the University of Alabama Press—this one by Advanced Typography student, Elizabeth Johnson. The identity poetically capitalizes on the slogan, song, and book, “Stars Fell on Alabama”. Utilizing a tidy typographic grid, a bold color palette, and three-part graphic system (logo + tagline + image), Elizabeth has created a smart, contemporary, […]

Graphic Design Students | Registration Information

Hello Graphic Design Students, Spring Registration is approaching! Below is helpful information about the process; please review all of it. WEB REGISTRATION The registration information for Spring 2012 has been updated. This site will provide steps to be prepared for a successful web-registration Online registration begins November 8th at 8:00 am for AAS students who […]

AID FOR AIDS International’s Holiday Card Design Student Competition. UPDATE

    GuestContributor: Victoria Benatar AID FOR AIDS International is very excited to announce that the WORLD WITHOUT AIDS Holiday Greeting Card Competition is now being sponsored by Marc Jacobs. In light of this recent event, the deadline to submit entries has been extended to Monday, October 31, 2011. Judging will take place Tuesday, November […]

Typography 1: (more of) The Complete Font

A few more solutions from the Complete Font project. The designers: Anny Chen, Joseph Whang, Rachel Tervenski, Debra Ohayon, and Melissa Kaufmann.

eBooks: A Designer’s Perspective

eBooks have become a major force in the publishing industry. This one-day seminar will explore the lay of the land—competing formats and standards, reading devices, eBook retail outlets—and introduce participants to the tools and techniques available for designing and producing ePub and .mobi (Kindle) files.

Advanced Typography: A Typographic Logo

Students in my Advanced Typography class have been imagining a new typographic logo for the University of Alabama Press.

CONVERSATION ABOUT DESIGN WITH JOEL TOWERS

Typography 1: The Complete Font

Does it have to be a poster?

TDC: Letterpress Your Own Holiday Postcards!

Spread holiday cheer in style! Join with Earl Kallemeyn of the Kallemeyn Press for a two-part, hands-on letterpress workshop.

TDC 65th Anniversary Celebration

Carol Wahler, TDC Executive Director, will present a look back over the 65 years history of the leading international typographic organization.