We had the very distinct pleasure of visiting the Hamilton Wood Type Museum earlier this year to not only visit and take in the wonders of the place, but also to see one of our design heroes, Louise Fili speak. She talked about the history of her career, and also about the new typeface she […]
Dearly beloved We are gathered here today To get through this thing called life There’s no words, really, but go listen to Current.fm as they go through the entire Prince discography and help soothe this sad, sad day. Goodbye, and thank you.
I recently took the Gothic Calligraphy class at the Austin Book Arts Center with my studio mate Lindsay (who is an incredible calligrapher already –check out her work!) which was a blast. I’d never done any sort of calligraphy before, but already I’ve found myself using it in projects and dabbling into other forms. Thanks […]
Saying goodbye to another idol, another beacon, another human being who left this world too soon & who left an irremovable mark and sheen on humanity. Not sure where I read something similar to this: but saying that he is from another planet, that he was too good for us, misses the mark by a lot – […]
Every year we create a set of 10 posters for Free Week (a week of free shows that many Austin venues participate in during the first week of January) at Holy Mountain and these might be our favorites yet. Most of the credit goes to the vintage sci-fi pulp paintings, obviously. Trashy space novels forever! […]
Laurel will be on the panel for the MASS Gallery + Girl’s Guild event: A Conversation With Creative Professionals this coming Tuesday, July 8th. Description and information are below and we hope to see you there! Are you considering choosing a creative area of study, but you’re not sure how it could evolve into a career? Do you think […]
Sometimes it seems like we’re always posting about those of us who’ve left us, but it’s important to us to give them whatever little space we can here, because they make up so much of who we are and what influences us. With that said, last night we lost a true gem — Little Jimmy […]
We love the Church of The Friendly Ghost. We’re lucky enough here in Austin, Texas to have a thriving music community (obviously), even for those of us whose music tastes veer a bit to the experimental and weird side of the spectrum. The Church of The Friendly Ghost is a safe haven for just that, […]
We’re thrilled to be on Dsktps.com for the third time today featuring our ‘Bloom’ design, which mixes some of our favorite things: vintage botanical illustrations, skulls, and moons. And neon green, which is as surprising of a development to us as it is to you. Dsktps is a great resource for high quality mobile and […]
We’re so, so in love with these Adventure Time x Twin Peaks mashups that have been making the internet rounds recently. Two of our favorites! First image by Kate Willaert, and the second two are by Mentalguy.