Inspiration: Typographers and their handwriting


From the Man in Blue, a comparison of typographer’s fonts and their original handwriting.

"Marian Bantjes has – for me – redefined what it means to be a typographer. She doesn’t produce typefaces, and her most famous work doesn’t involve typesetting paragraphs of text (although she certainly has that background). Instead, Marian illustrates type with a boundless freedom and intricacy that gives each of her pieces a unique, handmade appearance…"


[via Kottke]

[Thanks Chris!]