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  • Beginning Calligraphy for Designers

    Today, I attended a workshop sponsored by the Louisville Graphic Design Association today entitled Beginning Calligraphy for Designers. It seemed prudent to practice a technique, on the rise in popularity, with someone more knowledgable than myself on the matter (Connie Newbanks). read more

  • What’s your favorite color?

    Paula Scher answers the question 'What is your favorite color?'
    I use to have a favorite color. It was purple.
    And then my favorite colored changed, and it was green, then blue, then back to green, a brief stint in red, so on and so forth.

    At one point during college when I was actually meeting better known designers from time to time I thought it would be fun to collect their favorite colors. By which I mean I planned to ask them when I met them what their favorite color was. I thought it was a simple enough exercise, never intending to be anything more than a brief return to younger days when things were simple and you had a favorite color. So when a few friends and I took a 500 mile road trip to visit Chicago and attend a small design conference in Dekalb I took the opportunity to ask Paula Scher what her favorite color was, and was somewhat frustrated with her answer.

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