Posts tagged calligraphy

7 Talented Calligraphers to Follow on Instagram

Calligraphy is a visual art related to writing, Claude Mediaville described it as “ the art of giving form to signs in an expressive, harmonious, and skillful manner” and we couldn’t agree more. You see it everywhere, you see it on that wedding invitation your friend sent you, or that logo design, that you saw while going to work this morning, and it really got stuck into your head. Aren’t you curious what talented calligraphers there are?

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Design Evolution of Official Wimbledon Programmes

The Wimbledon Championship was founded by the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, who was a private club, back in 1877. It was originally called Sphairistike. And design has been a part of this superb sport since its founding. Its programme has changed significantly since its beginning, and we are here to show you how much design has changed over the past 126 years.

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Typography Trend: The Art of Calligraffiti

Calligraphy is just as much a part of human evolution as the development of language. The two are virtually inseparable, as the earliest surviving written texts are all done in calligraphy. The word calligraphy comes from the Ancient Greek words kallos and graphẽ, the two meaning beauty and writing, respectively. That does not, however, mean that calligraphy is strictly a Western tradition.

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