Brought To You By the Letter "I" & "Z"

Last year I had the opportunity to work with a group of artist on an alphabet poster. It is amazing how the letterform can be manipulated. Through out history we’ve seen decorative initial caps at the forefront of paragraphs. Fancy letters that seemed to capture...

Business Cards Round Two

                    Call it a classic blunder, but my first attempt at printing business cards ended in failure. The print job turned out great. It was a serious error in trimming on our 26” C&P cutter. What I...

Mystery Type Font Solved

                                Few unidentified fonts in the case. Think this mystery is solved. Spent some time online looking trough a few old type specimen books. Identifying the font...

Classic Austin Healey

      In my youth I use to marvel at the wonderful British sports car imports. This was the 1960s and Triumphs, MGs, Jags, and Austins where common. But of all the style and flair, one car has stood the test of time to remain a true classic. The Healey...

48pt Troyer Ornament No.4802

Sorting through the type cabinet we recently aquired and found some interesting foundry ornaments. These look to be 48pt Troyer Ornaments No.4802 as seen in the ATF Typographic Accessories Catalog of 1955. Not to sure where I’ll find opportunity to use any of...