What’s New in Fonts: 5 Of Our Favorite Fonts Released So Far in December 2014
Dec09

What’s New in Fonts: 5 Of Our Favorite Fonts Released So Far in December 2014

Discovering newly released well-designed fonts is a highlight of the day for type lovers like myself. This week, I already discovered five great new fonts including one called Scripta, a thin script font that is a tribute to the advertising days of the 1940′s and 1950′s. Another one I loved is MohoBis, an intricate stroke based font that might not have many universal uses, but has potential to make a high impact if used...

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15 Examples of Mind Blowing Typography by Designer and Letterer Alex Trochut
Nov26

15 Examples of Mind Blowing Typography by Designer and Letterer Alex Trochut

With over 37,000 Behance followers, 31,000 Facebook fans and 17,000 Instagram followers, designer and illustrator Alex Trochut has no problem getting eyes on his work. Embarrassingly enough, I had never heard of Trochut until art director and FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Graphic Design Instructor Randy Dunbar told me about him. Immediately, I saw what it was about his work that stood out and in my opinion,...

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What’s New in Fonts: 9 Of Our Favorite Fonts Released in November 2014
Nov25

What’s New in Fonts: 9 Of Our Favorite Fonts Released in November 2014

Discovering newly released well-designed fonts is a high for type lovers like myself. This month I discovered nine new fonts including one called Graphique Pro Next, an updated version of Graphique Pro designed by Hermann Eidenbenz in 1945. Another one I loved is Maritime Champion, a stencil based font that would be great for vintage branding and signage. Scroll down to view all nine fonts and to learn a little more about them. Tell...

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What’s New in Fonts: 8 Of Our Favorite Fonts Released in October 2014
Oct30

What’s New in Fonts: 8 Of Our Favorite Fonts Released in October 2014

Discovering newly released well-designed fonts is like watching a new episode of your favorite television show, except for the fact you have no idea what time or date the next one is going to be released. That unsettling fact makes discovering well-designed fonts a highlight of the day for type lovers like myself. This month I discovered eight new fonts including one called “Selfie”, which the cynic in me wanted to hate...

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Graphic Design Trends 2014: 10 Subscription Brands that Will Make You Rethink the Cardboard Package
Sep09

Graphic Design Trends 2014: 10 Subscription Brands that Will Make You Rethink the Cardboard Package

Subscription box service brands are on the rise according to Forbes, offering delivery services for consumers of varied of interests– from foodies, to beauty mavens, to dog lovers. These brands are also (much to our delight) rethinking the basic design of cardboard packaging, incorporating beautiful typography, graphic elements and other motifs that enhance the customer experience and set the bar for an emerging graphic design trend...

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What’s New in Fonts: 5 Of Our Favorite Fonts Released in July 2014
Aug13

What’s New in Fonts: 5 Of Our Favorite Fonts Released in July 2014

As time goes by, it’s easy for some designers to get caught up in using the same dozen fonts design after design. To avoid becoming a “one-trick pony,” it’s important to stay up-to-date with new fonts as they become released to the public. Implementing these new fonts will challenge your design ability and immediately allow your design work to stand out from the current crowd. Below, we have gathered five of our favorite fonts that...

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Featured FIDM Student Work: “Soul” Magazine Designed by Carrie Rooney
Jul15

Featured FIDM Student Work: “Soul” Magazine Designed by Carrie Rooney

The magazines developed by FIDM Graphic Design Students during their Publication Design students never cease to amaze us. In 10 weeks (or sometimes less), students develop the magazine’s masthead, table of contents, departments and feature story pages, and a product spread, often incorporating their own photography and faux advertisements, tackling everything from the type treatment, to the layouts/page design. Combining many of...

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Typography Tuesday: 10 Fonts Designed in 2014
Jun10

Typography Tuesday: 10 Fonts Designed in 2014

As time goes by, it’s easy for some designers to get caught up in using the same fonts in design after design. To avoid becoming a “one-trick pony,” it’s important to stay up-to-date with new fonts as they become released to the public. This immediately allows your design work to stand out from the majority if you can find an effective use for a particular font. Below, we have gathered ten of our favorite fonts...

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