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  • NT Yaki
    Yaki is a set of three fonts. Yaki One is the plain version. Yaki Two and Yaki Three are separate fonts combining two layers with different colors. Yaki is perfect for designing sophisticated multi-co […]

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April 21, 2009

Monsieur L’Agent

Monsieur L'Agent

Lee Douglas Self Portrait Monsieur L’Agent is a creative agency, which brings together some of the most talented art directors, illustrators and graphic designers out there. Started by Alexis Le-Tan and Romauld Stivine.

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April 21, 2009

PB&J Poster

PB&J Poster

If you’re in Minneapolis tonight, PB&J (Peter, Bjorn, and John) are playing a show with Chairlift at the Fine Line Music Cafe. This beautiful poster was screen printed by Mr. EMQUINN and features a YouWorkForThem typeface Augustus designed by Karl Frankowski. Buy a print at the show this evening.

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April 20, 2009

Profile: Laurent Fétis

Profile: Laurent Fétis

Laurent Fétis is a busy guy. Fortunately, he had a few moments to answer some simple questions. We will be posting more exclusive, short interviews in this format soon , so please keep following.

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April 18, 2009

Buamai on iPhone

Buamai on iPhone

My latest side project for Graphic Designers and creatives is called Buamai. The project is only few months old but we already have 3000 images blogged. As of today, we now gave a great new iPhone application to bring this content to you while you are mobile. The application was created to grab random images from our server to cure your boredom as well as inspire. Images found on our site are mainly of Graphic Design, Art and Architecture interest but with some random, strange images thrown in for variety. Use our website to cure boredom, find talented artists or for gathering inspiration.

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April 17, 2009

Books on Sale!

Books on Sale!

Check out some great titles just marked down in price. Deals & Steals. And look out for this new font, Memoriam, from Canada Type.

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April 15, 2009

Happy Songkran Freebie!

Happy Songkran Freebie!

As mentioned in our last post, it is the Thai new year here in Bangkok, known here as Songkran. We had a rough new year this time around, but the chaos has moved along and peace is with us now. In honor of the new year and an end to the chaos, we are happy to present […]

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April 15, 2009

New Vectors…Bangkok studio is OK!

New Vectors...Bangkok studio is OK!

We are coming back early from the Thai new year here at the Bangkok studio. Last week and today we posted a handful of new stock vector collections. A few classic themes like flourishes and frames in there, along with new topics and elements many of you might find useful.

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April 13, 2009

Michel: Process

Michel: Process

A behind the scenes look at our new handset font, Michel. The letters were created by a wild, untamed river of ink carried by water’s movement across the page.

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April 11, 2009

IDEA Magazine: New Releases & Sale!

IDEA Magazine: New Releases & Sale!

Four brand new IDEA Magazines just arrived in stock with some of the best content we’ve seen. For sure one of the greatest graphic design magazines around, grab the newest issues 329, 330, 332 and 333 today!

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April 10, 2009

Ahmed Alsoudani

Ahmed Alsoudani

“Seeking political asylum, Ahmed Alsoudani left Iraq for the United States in 1999. His paintings and drawings reflect the troubled contemporary history of his home country, yet they belong to a tradition of painting depicting war and atrocity.”

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April 10, 2009

Louis Kahn

Nice blog post on Louis Kahn and design by committee. “If you get direction from a committee”, Kahn once advised corporate leaders about design, “I am positive the product will be less, the expression will be less. If it can be in an individual, it will have such resources that a committee meeting many, many […]

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April 10, 2009

Gunta Stolzl

Gunta Stolzl

I have always enjoyed seeing Gunta Stolzl’s work, but never have seen more than ten or so of her works. Gunta’s work often seems to be overshadowed by the male Bauhaus team of geniuses. It is hard to see why her work was not represented better after looking at this site. Amazing stuff.

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