Response: Thinking with Type, Grids
Ah, grids. I originally started writing a really long description of a job I had at the Oregon Department of Revenue in 2000 typesetting the all the tax instruction books that year, but it quickly got really boring—both the job and my description of it. To summarize my original entry: Grids should not be prisons that content must be wrestled into. Text set according to strict and arbitrary...
Random thoughts on design education
As I continue to read “The Education of A Graphic Designer,” the complexity of devising a comprehensive design curricula becomes more apparent. My appreciation for the curricula at PSU is also increased.