Archive | July, 2011

friday blinks – 7/22/11

22 Jul

Here is a list of sites I’ve come across throughout the week that I think are worth sharing. I call it friday blinks:

If M.C. Escher was a type designer, Designed by Marc Böttler
The 2-D/3-D mix is crazy.
(via Chank Diesel/twitter)

Genoa Travel Poster process by Jude Landry
This is really cool, especially if you are a fan of
(via Mikey Burton/twitter)

Gigantic SVA tile mosaic by John Passafiume and Dana Tanamachi
This is freaking amazing. I really want to go to NYC to check this out in person.
(via Jessica Hische/twitter)

RBNo2 font, free light and light alternative weights
Nice and free.
(via Hannes Beer/twitter)

Plastic Spoon poster by Max Temkin
Smart. simple, and sold out.
(via Rachel DeLauder, writer/editor, co-worker, good friend)

In other news…

I got drafted on Dribbble by the very talented and smart Tymn Armstrong about a month ago. I finally was able to get some stuff done that I thought was decent enough and posted three shots. Check it out.

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friday blinks – 7/15/11

15 Jul

Here is a list of sites I’ve come across throughout the week that I think are worth sharing. I call it friday blinks:

Symbolism breakdown of Jon Ashcroft’s Momentus Project Piece
A fantastic view into the very sharp mind of Jon Ashcroft and his Momentus Project submission.
(via Jon Ashcroft/twitter)

Process in 140
Great way to share your process, albeit a 140 character limit.
(via Modea/twitter)

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map Typography
A-mazing.
(via Chank Diesel/twitter)

Sapling Press’ “Dear Blank” cards
So witty. So great.
(via Chris Gustin, writer extrodinare)

Weston font by Pavel Pavlov for FontFabric
Very nice headline typeface and it’s free.
(via Hannes Beer/twitter)

In other news…

Matt Stevens’ Max100: The Book Project was fully funded earlier this week! Big congrats to Matt and all of the work he put into this project. I can’t wait to see the book. Oh, and you have a week left to add some money and get some great stuff in return.

The Momentus Project, created and curated by Evan Stremke, is in full swing. Check out the absolutely fantastic illustration work so far.

friday blinks – 7/8/11

8 Jul

Here is a list of sites I’ve come across throughout the week that I think are worth sharing. I call it friday blinks:

Fuzzco business cards
Very smart idea to keep cost down and still have a killer set of business cards.
(via Brandon Oxendine/twitter)

I can haz art school: by Jessica Hische
Brave move from the very talented Jessica Hische. I guess you can do something like this if you as talented as she is.
(via Jessica Hische/twitter)

Create the Map: Interview with Dan Cassaro
Fantastic interview with the young and very talented Dan Cassaro (50 and 50/Springstreets).
(via Jeff Finley/twitter)

Dear Photograph project
Touching project. Reminded me of Post Secret.
(via Adam Senatori/twitter)

Weapons of Mass Creation Fest 2011 video wrap-up
Beautiful hand illustrations for the titles. Everything in this video make me want to make the 6.5 hour drive to Cleveland.
(via Jeff Finley/twitter)

friday blinks – 7/1/11

1 Jul

Here is a list of sites I’ve come across throughout the week that I think are worth sharing. I call it friday blinks:

Canadian Olympic Team Brand This is beautiful.
(via Evan Stremke/twitter)

Making of a Coca-Cola neon sign for Piccadilly Circus in 1954 This is awesome.
(via Mark Weaver/twitter)

Jake Strangel’s Dwell NYC Dash Makes me want to drive to NYC and take photos.
(via Taylor Pemberton/twitter)

Collecting vs. Curating by Frank Chimero Great read, very insightful.
(via Frank Chimero/twitter)

Running Alphabet Great project. Maybe I can get my runner friends to do this while I sit on the couch and track their coordinates.
(via Jessica Hische/twitter)