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Design Download #6

Quote I’m pondering: “Take away the complaint, ‘I have been harmed,’ and the harm is taken away.” — Marcus Aurelius Purchase I’m loving: This isn’t a product, but a subscription—I have grown to really appreciate my Planet Fitness membership. Beyond …

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9 Lessons from Designing a $5,000 Document

I just wrapped up designing a complex, 48-page program for the Virginia Festival of the Book. It’s not the first time I’ve created a document like this, but this time I did something a little different. I catalogued my entire …

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Win a DECADE of Adobe Typekit

You can never have too many fonts, and Adobe Typekit includes thousands of them. Honestly, I’m not sure I could last a week without my Typekit subscription. And you could get 10 years of it, completely free. If you win, …

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7 Essential Typographic Layout Systems

Download the FREE eBook How many layouts have you seen today? More than likely, you’ve seen only two or three. You’ve probably seen a number of grids and a number of bilateral (centered on an axis) designs. I’d bet anything …