After independently illustrious careers, Tony Di Spigna and Bill Hilson founded Thinstroke in 2009. Now, after a dozen years distributing Di Spigna’s meticulously-crafted typefaces, they’ve chosen to join 33 other top foundries in Type Network.
They say not to judge a book by its cover, but cover designers strive to help readers forget that advice. Here are ten excellent covers that prove the importance of high quality typefaces and typography.
Three new typophiles are joining Type Network’s staff this week: Dan Rhatigan, Glenda Bellarosa, and Kate Beckwith. Together, they add more than sixty years of typographic experience to the team.
Luc(as) de Groot sits down with Type Network’s own Lucas (Czarnecki) to talk about Calibri’s ubiquity, de Groot’s interpolation theory, and what it means for LucasFonts to join TN.
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Launched by Alejandro Lo Celso in 2001, PampaType can boast about more than just its excellent and diverse library of type: it’s also the first South American type foundry. After two decades of leading the continent across both retail and…
While some sans serifs strive for neutrality or austerity, Sauna is warm and unrestrained. Where some are stiff and harsh, Sauna is relaxed and welcoming. In that way, its name fits quite nicely. Its soft contours and playful strokes expose…
Roger Black explains his method for setting readable, intelligible text with a ragged right edge with no orphans and no widows.
Roger Black takes a look at Type Speaks, the new book by Steven Heller and Gail Anderson, which manages to sum up all the current trends in type design and typography. “This book is an antidote for numbing corporate neo-grotesques…
Leading font executive takes the helm of Type Network, the premium source for fonts, now in its sixth year.
For the first time, a storied library of classics and modern, original designs is available for extended licensing—only at Type Network.