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designcloud:

The Calligraphy Post.

A few days ago I bought a course "Introduction of the Art of Modern Calligraphy" by Molly Jacques, which you should definitely check, and I fell in love with calligraphy.

Now I find this useful infographic with the basics of calligraphy, including tools. In case you want to try your skills you should try to do those exercise. 

In both cases, (the classes from molly and this infographic) they ask you simple tools to begining your training:

Books.

In case you’re most an analog vintage retro-old guy, and you prefer to read a real book that stuck your nose in a monitor these are cool option for calligraphy beginners (the last to images):

Here are the last useful links:

In case you’re lazy or calligraphy simple isn’t your thing download the font (used on this post): http://myfonts.us/8eK7dW

The Class of Molly Jacques: http://skl.sh/1bWpr9p

Source of the infographic: us.moo.com

weandthecolor:

Typography Beard Guide by Christian Goldemann
More of the illustration on WE AND THE COLOR.
Check out more of Matt Taylor’s illustrations.
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weandthecolor:

Typography Beard Guide by Christian Goldemann

More of the illustration on WE AND THE COLOR.

Check out more of Matt Taylor’s illustrations.

Illustrations on WE AND THE COLOR
WATC//Facebook//Twitter//Google+//Pinterest

escapekit:

The Uncomfortable

An ongoing sadistic project—by Athens-based architect and 3D modeler Katerina Kamprani—that opposes the de rigueur function of design, in a bid to redesign everyday things with a twist, rendering them almost useless but still usable. 

amazing!