“If we strip away the monitors, and the printing presses, and the typefaces … how would William Caslon have written on a post-it note?” asks Cameron Adams, the Man in Blue. I came across his inspiring article written a few years back where he collected the handwriting of some prominent type designers. Here’s one of them, by no less than Erik Spiekermann:


Read the entire post here. It’s always refreshing to have a glimpse of the person behind a design.

On a side note, when was the last time you wrote a paragraph by hand?


  • February 4th, 2013 /