YouWorkForThem The Original Creative Marketplace 2017-02-24T13:00:39Z http://blog.youworkforthem.com/feed/atom/ WordPress YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[A Playfully Passionate Cursive Script From BLKBK: Chrome Syrup]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13398 2017-02-14T05:31:10Z 2017-02-24T13:00:39Z BLKBK Type is a graphic design studio dedicated to the expression of the written word through artistry and identity. Established by Justin Graefer and Derek Campbell in 2013, the Winnipeg studio presents an eclectic and intense body of work that embraces human emotion and sentiment, putting it on display for the world to see. “My...]]> YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[A Slab Serif With Enticing Curves: Muriza]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13366 2017-02-24T02:32:28Z 2017-02-22T13:00:11Z Run by Nils Thomsen in Hamburg, and Jakob Runge in Munich, TypeMates is a no-nonsense type foundry that offers a collection of multifarious typefaces and also works directly with clientele to tailor custom type designs. “We don’t believe that typefaces are neutral or purely functional systems for reading, rather that they are a visual language...]]> YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[Pensum Pro Pairs Calligraphic Notes In A Contemporary Serif]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13356 2017-02-14T05:12:29Z 2017-02-21T16:00:52Z TypeMates is a straightforward type foundry that circulates a diverse range of typefaces and also tailors exclusive type designs for small and large clientele. Operated by Nils Thomsen in Hamburg, and Jakob Runge in Munich, TypeMates attends to everything from the tiniest nuance in a logo or piece of lettering, to the design of extensive...]]> YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[BIG Stencil Draws A Vintage Industrial Style]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13251 2017-02-14T05:12:03Z 2017-02-20T15:00:14Z João Miranda describes himself as a “Jack of all trades, master of some,” although judging by his work, he’s actually a master of many. Having worked in art direction, graphic design, illustration, and lettering, it’s little wonder why he is exceptionally skilled in branding. His multidisciplinary career has enjoyed a great deal of success and...]]> YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[Barack Pro Celebrates Stars And Stripes]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13259 2017-02-07T08:47:25Z 2017-02-17T13:00:17Z Based in Vienna, Austria, Ekke Wolf found his way into typography in the early 90s when he sought to create fonts that didn’t yet exist for the purposes of editorial design. The actual process of working on letters amazed him because of the sheer pleasure he experienced through his focus, the tranquil silence of his...]]> YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[Rival: A Slab Serif With Calligraphic Rhythm]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13220 2017-02-07T08:39:00Z 2017-02-16T13:00:17Z While Olivier Gourvat has been working with type design since 2004, the influence of typography began much earlier in his life. “My father was a literary artist and I grew up surrounded with hand-painted panels and letters,” he explained. Indeed, his father’s workshop was full of them, and Olivier had access to a treasure-trove of...]]> YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[Betm Rounded: The Softer Side Of Betm]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13208 2017-02-06T09:40:08Z 2017-02-15T09:36:03Z Chatnarong Jingsuphatada is a Bangkok-based graphic designer with a passion for typography. As most graphic designers will attest, it’s often difficult (if not at times, impossible) to find the right font for a project, so Chatnarong took it upon himself to start designing his own. “Dealing with different kinds of work,” he told us, “I...]]> YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[Find A Little Happiness In A Joyful, Casual Script: Boutiera]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13076 2017-02-06T08:15:02Z 2017-02-14T08:14:16Z Mika Melvas became a full-time typographer in 2014, after having spent more than ten years working as a graphic designer and art director at an advertising agency. He took a short-lived class on type design in college and while he loved the course and the subject, typography remained little more than a hobby for nearly...]]> YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[Town Blends 1920s Charm With Contemporary Aesthetics]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13167 2017-02-06T08:08:50Z 2017-02-13T08:05:22Z Jason Vandenberg is a graphic designer who specializes in branding and package design. “I believe typography is integral to the success of a project,” the Toronto, Ontario native told us. “I began developing type with my design work in mind, and thinking other designers may find them useful.” As a type designer, Jason publishes fonts...]]> YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[Addington CF Offers Sophistication And Incredible Versatility]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13158 2017-02-06T07:52:05Z 2017-02-10T16:00:10Z Connary Fagen is a graphic designer and typographer with a substantial background in art direction, identity, illustration, web and UI design, motion graphics, and of course, type design. “As a designer, I noticed early on how much typography affected the quality of my work,” Connary told us. “I wanted to better understand the mechanics behind...]]> YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[A Sporty Slab Serif With A Softer Side: Triunfo]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13066 2017-02-06T07:29:38Z 2017-02-09T16:00:44Z After graduating from Universidad Nacional de Colombia in 1996, Manuel Corradine began working with his brother, creating elegant wedding invitations on handmade paper. The process of labeling the envelopes required Manuel to try his hand at calligraphy, an artistic touch that his clients absolutely loved. Over the course of twelve years, he developed a strong...]]> YouWorkForThem http://youworkforthem.com <![CDATA[Sibling Harmony From Branding With Type: Bw Glenn Sans & Bw Glenn Slab]]> http://blog.youworkforthem.com/?p=13045 2017-02-01T15:40:30Z 2017-02-08T18:00:26Z Alberto Romanos founded Branding With Type in 2014 after having spent many years focused on branding and identity. He has an uncanny ability to express the voice and personality of a brand, conveying its message and mission in a way that demands and captures immediate attention. His client list is impressive, an index that includes...]]>