Index of typography & design articles

design

  • Designing a logo for Bitter Grounds

    After over a decade of blogging, I've decided to start designing a logo for the magazine. Better late ...

  • TPL’s new logo: is it really controversial?

    The Toronto Public Library (TPL) has a new logo and some folks are a bit peeved. Let’s start with ...

  • Design issues – looks like nipple to me

    I sat for at least 5 min, chin on hand, pondering an ad that popped up on my Facebook page. I cocked ...

  • This year’s Pantone colour is …

    This year's Pantone colour has been announced. Oh lordy! It's pink on steroids.  Living Coral, or as ...

  • Blog title generator test – um no, just no

    I was poking a big stack of articles I've been meaning to read and something interesting fell out.  ...

  • Delivers us from idlers – more signage errors

    Remember the last article about the sign in need of proofing? This sign stirs up a few questions as ...

  • Ok TTC we need to talk – this is not a shelter

    TTC, we need to chat. A long serious one about your complete lack of common sense. I’m not sure if ...

  • A little crap design – a 16 hr watch

    I spend far too much of my time cruising the internet looking for crap design & silly things. And ...

  • Chipmunk Lear – the unutterable cuteness of it all

    Toronto based theatre company, Canadian Stage is in the middle of their summer season. I stopped so ...

  • Are you kidding? 303 slides on one webpage?

    I've complained about the absolute insanity behind the proliferation of slide shows - why use a couple ...

  • Filters on Flatiron building – Classic Toronto architecture

    I was back downtown, around the St. Lawrence Centre and the Flatiron building last week. I have dozens ...

  • My giggles are now your giggles – the Rio Olympic logo

    I’m not sure if there’s something wrong with me. The first time I looked at the Rio Olympics logo ...