Massimo Polello demonstrates how Latin historical scripts adapted to new and unique forms may impart a nonverbal message sometimes more effectively and directly than fonts. At the first Russian type conference Serebro Nabora 2013.
An illustrated lecture with Luca Barcellona, calligrapher and graphic designer from Milan, Italy. Barcellona got his start as a graffiti artist, then went on to incorporate these skills into a formal calligraphic career. The alphabet is the main ingredient of his exciting graphic interpretations. His lettering has been used by companies such as Carhartt, Nike, Sony BMG, and Volvo; his work has also been exhibited in Milan, Australia, and The Netherlands. He recently published an illustrated survey of his work, titled Take Your Pleasure Seriously.
At Hennessy, each barrel is numbered to take its place in history. This video shows this unique process, based on confident, precise strokes of the chalk. It’s looks like viral video advertising of Hennessy for calligraphers. )
The Making of John Mayer’s ‘Born & Raised’ Artwork
Dave A. Smith is a traditional sign-writer/designer specialising in high-quality ornamental hand-crafted reverse glass signs and decorative silvered and gilded mirrors. David recently produced a wonderful turn-of-the-century, trade-card styled album cover for popular American singer/songwriter John Mayer.