Typography is an obsession for most designers. It's at the heart of all visual communication and is one of the purest forms of design, one that can always be improved and refined. Typography Sketchbooks gets into the minds of designers who create typefaces, word images and logos through their private sketchbooks. The result of these wide-ranging typographic musings provide fascinating insights into the expressive quality of letters and words. Aimed at all those who use type, whether by hand or on-screen, this pleasing compendium stresses the importance of good typography at a time when reading habits are changing and celebrates a craft that has endured for centuries.
New York :, Princeton Architectural Press,, c2011
365 p. :,chiefly ill. (some col.) ;,26 cm
Statement of Responsibility:
Steven Heller & Lita Talarico
Branch Call Number:
686.22 H4775t 2011