Typography Lovers: Check out These Cool Prints (and Free Downloads!) by Tom Davie

It’s easy to get lost browsing the Website of Cincinnati-based design firm/art studio studiotwentysix2. Check out these great examples below, typography-based posters that incorporate great design, and subtle design humor, too. Check out the full gallery here.

The designer, Tom Davie, also provides free downloadable desktop backgrounds (click here).

Photographed in natural light, this poster is based on the typographic suggestion that paragraph indentation should

This educational and tongue-in-cheek poster not only defines the term sans, it also references the type classification’s historical beginning and celebrates its liberation from serif type.

love for Hermann Zapf
This typographic poster is an ode to Hermann Zapf’s Zapf Dingbats.
(Above) This typographic poster features a photographed arrangement of children’s wooden letter blocks that both spell and depict a justified column of text.
(Above) This typographic poster features a photographed 3-D letterform sculpture overlaid with an original graphite line drawing.


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Author: Mani O'Brien

Mani O’Brien is the Online Editor for the FIDMDigitalArts Blog and the Social Media Marketing Manager for FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising. She earned her bachelor of arts degree in print journalism from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communications at Arizona State University in 2006, and Associate of Arts degree in Graphic Design (Professional Designation) at FIDM in 2010. When she’s not brainstorming social media marketing ideas or writing about the graphic design and digital media, she enjoys practicing yoga, reading magazines, and hanging out with friends and family in Los Angeles.

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