If you are interested in type design or are curious about how women got into the type field chck out this book about Carol Twombly and her career.
Added by Nancy Stock-Allen on December 11, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments
For two intense but pleasantly engaging weeks I studied techniques for "Drawing at the Vandercook" under the expert tutelage of Sarah Langworthy (Professor at The University of Iowa Center for the Book) and her teaching assistant, Kim Maher (recent UICB graduate). My purpose for taking this particular session was a desire to get beyond my habitual use of type and photo generated line art and expand into more colorful and nuanced image making to use in book…Continue
Added by Nancy Stock-Allen on June 26, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments
An interview with Julia Ferrari plus historical background on women in printing and type founding:
Added by Nancy Stock-Allen on March 17, 2014 at 10:48am — No Comments