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Thomas Jockin // The Life of a Type Designer

Aired February 15, 2017. Episode 203. [youtube id= “1vfyCTYJLpc”] This week on Design Recharge I am excited to interview type designer and community builder, Thomas Jockin. Thomas began designing type and now has brought together type enthusiasts from coast to coast, he calls these get-togethers, Type Thursday. It is a place where honest, critiques happen, …

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Type Ed // Type Lessons Make us Stronger

Aired November 30, 2016. Episode 194. [youtube id=”dFW-BAhsgKs”]   TypeEd began out of necessity. While running their design studio, teaching, and jurying design competitions both Rachel Elnar and Michael Stinson noticed a “lack of sensitivity” towards typography in design from designers in the industry. Typographic subtleties communicate magnitudes towards the overall interpretation of the piece …

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Punctuation formatting

A quick video about using and formatting punctuation correctly. Where do those silly commas, periods, and other punctuation go? [youtube id=”42P1g4zuBq8″]   And another one about hanging punctuation and ellipses in both Adobe InDesign CC and Adobe Illustrator CC. [youtube id=”ytKpGGUb99A”]