Tag Archives: hand lettering

Sketch: Mister Spock

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We Have Sleds

Forgot to post this hand-drawn sign from a few weeks back. The letters all had serifs on them like little toothpicks glued to the ends of sticks painted black. Or something. I’m not fit for coming up with good similes … Continue reading

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New Styles of Robots

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Lettering Practice (Happy Birthday B!)

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Postcard: “Time Portal”

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Sharpie Paint Pen Practice

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Postcards from Last Year

…which wasn’t quite as eventful a year as The Year in Baltar’s Hair, but was nonetheless a similar type of longish stretch that went by weirdly fast. Anyway, the first two images are two versions of a postcard I made … Continue reading

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Printing Project: Negative

The plan was, I was supposed to blog my thesis. I even took a trillion occasionally not blurry pictures for proof that work was happening, plus wrote down tons of pages of notes. But the thesis ended up kicking my … Continue reading

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IF – Egg (The X From Outer Space)

Because that’s what you do when a UFO like a smashed jelly doughnut lays a glittery space egg on your spaceship. Nothing bad could possibly happen from taking the egg home and hatching it in an area with lots of … Continue reading

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2013 Eustace Tilley Contest Entries

Because I have a lot of regrets about how I drew these pieces, I was tempted not to post them. But my wife and I discussed it and we think it’s maybe not a bad idea to sometimes talk about … Continue reading

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2011 Farmers’ Market Poster

I guess I’ve done a fair amount of posters and stuff over the last 4000 years (and hope to do lots more), but this is the first actual letterpress poster I’ve done in, like, well…an extra-long time. I need a … Continue reading

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‘Night’ Book 2

One more note on this mini-project, then on to the next thing: the way the folios line up is a little predictable. Like, when you open it, you see text/pattern/text/pattern/etc., until the order reverses after the center spread (the first … Continue reading

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‘Night’ Book 1

Sometimes I have to make quick and dirty little mini-books to sort of sketch out ideas for bigger, more involved pieces. So that’s the reason this thing exists. It’s not a fully-developed concept or anything, but is more just an … Continue reading

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Signage

I’m posting these two super old linocuts plus one even older drawing and a really extremely old spec sheet for an imaginary font to remind myself I have a similar type of job to do as soon as humanly possible, … Continue reading

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Felt-Tip Typography

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