Thursday, December 23, 2010

SPOTLIGHT: Studio Oscar

Studio Oscar was founded in London by Oscar Wilson in 1996.
Specializing in image creation and hand-crafted typography, Studio Oscar produces work for a wide variety of clients, with commissions from advertising, fashion, publishing, retail design, film and TV.
They're featured here because of their amazing illustrations shaped by letters, 
a trend we've seen a lot out there.

Monday, December 20, 2010

Vintage Packaging

Check out the dieline blog, a packaging design site, and follow the links at the bottom for more vintage packaging inspiration.

SPOTLIGHT: Patrick Helmstetter

This dude is insane! He "works with words" as he says himself. He is into philosophy, poems, writing and handlettering. What caught my attention was this project he did for danny's continental cocktail lounge , where all the walls are covered with not just words, but full paragraphs.

Monday, December 6, 2010

SPOTLIGHT: Hassan Musa

Hassan Musa is an arabic calligrapher born in Sudan and living in France.