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The Resource Lettering & type : creating letters and designing typefaces, Bruce Willen, Nolen Strals ; with a foreword by Ellen Lupton, (electronic resource)

Lettering & type : creating letters and designing typefaces, Bruce Willen, Nolen Strals ; with a foreword by Ellen Lupton, (electronic resource)

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Lettering & type : creating letters and designing typefaces
Title
Lettering & type
Title remainder
creating letters and designing typefaces
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Willen, Nolen Strals ; with a foreword by Ellen Lupton
Title variation
Lettering and type
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Lettering & type : creating letters and designing typefaces, Bruce Willen, Nolen Strals ; with a foreword by Ellen Lupton, (electronic resource)
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Lettering & type : creating letters and designing typefaces, Bruce Willen, Nolen Strals ; with a foreword by Ellen Lupton, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Context : Legibility, context, and creativity ; A compressed history of the Roman alphabet -- 2. Systems & type-ologies : Systems ; The ideal versus the practical ; Conceptual alphabets and lettering ; Writing, lettering, or type? ; Letter structure ; Type and lettering classification ; Exercise: fictional characters ; Book typefaces ; Display lettering and type -- 3. Creating letters : Thinking before drawing ; The lettering process ; Foundations ; Exercise: flat-tipped pen ; Creating text letters and book type ; Modular letters ; Exercise: modular alphabet ; Screen fonts ; Handwriting ; Script lettering ; Casual lettering ; Distressed type ; Interview: Ken Barber -- 4. Making letters work : Transforming type : Customizing type ; Turning type into lettering ; Exercise: modifying type ; Ligatures and joined letterforms ; Interview: Nancy Harris Rouemy -- Lettering as image : The opaque word ; Interview: Shaun Flynn -- Designing typefaces : Behind a face ; Character traits ; Letterform analysis ; Lowercase ; Uppercase ; Numerals ; Punctuation and accents ; Type families ; Spacing and kerning ; Setting text ; Interview: Christian Schwartz -- Glossary
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
129 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill. (some col.).
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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