Typography | The Type Desk

Homeless Fonts

Fonts of the Homeless →

Typefaces based on the handwriting of homeless people in Barcelona. All proceeds go to the Arrels Foundation, an organization for the benefit of Barcelona’s homeless.

Sign Painters, 2014

Sign Painters: The Movie →

On Times New Roman

On Times New Roman →

The Making of Neon Signs

The Making of Neon Signs →

‘Every neon sign has a “start and stop position,” a point on each letter where a tube begins and ends. I’ve just learned how a signmaker chooses this point, and it’s something I’d never have guessed.’ More at Hoefler & Co.

Type Rules! 4th Edition →

The latest edition of Type Rules! is on the shelves and it was worth the wait.

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To Helvetica and Back — 77 Years →

Alternatives to Helvetica have always been around, in fact even before Helvetica was around.