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Incredible India 2014

I’ve just returned home from my time in India and I can honestly say that I wish I were back there! It’s not just because of the palm trees or the warm sun, but rather the fantastic Indian folks that … continue reading

A Very Fabulous Web Type West

Not only did Type Camp’s first ever conference sell out, but it was a day that was far more successful and fun than I had even hoped. The space was great, the speakers were energetic (& hilarious, I’m talking to … continue reading

Bickham Script

I’ve recently partnered with Adobe Type on a few things, mainly the upcoming scholarship to Type Camp India. I’ve been looking for a place to write about typography, but more little tidbits of history along with practical use tips, and … continue reading

25 years ago? oh my!

This autumn, I was interviewed (here at my home – look at that view!) by the North Carolina State University College of Design, where I received my Bachelors degree in Environmental Design in Graphic Design 25 years ago (eek!). They … continue reading

Web Type West, finally!

It is with great pride (and slightly bleary eyes) that I can announce Web Type West, Type Camp’s first ever conference! For those of you that have known me for a while, you know that I’ve been creating conferences for … continue reading

Thank You to the thankers

I’m a sucker for thank you cards. Well, not really official thank you cards, but little notes or messages that former campers send my way regarding their time at a Type Camp.¬†Recently, Natalie Tan, wrote about her experience on her … continue reading

Calligraphic Vancouver, redux

We tried something new with this calligraphy day camp in Vancouver – we met on 2 Saturdays, 2 weeks apart so that everyone could have time to let all the forms percolate and settle a bit. Turns out, it was … continue reading

Awesome Asheville in the Autumn

For our first ever down south (and out east) camp, we were in a lovely B&B in the heart of Asheville, North Carolina right at peak leaf time. It was cozy and comforting and that’s not even when the the … continue reading

I’ve become now what I didn’t even know then

Today I was interviewed for an upcoming NCSU School of Design alumni magazine article and for the first time in an interview, I was stumped by a question. She didn’t ask me what my ‘favourite font’ was (thank goodness!), nor … continue reading

Curves in Cowboy Country

We had a wonderful weekend in Calgary with two sold-out 1-day script lettering workshops!¬†They were held at the ever-so-funky Fluevog store on 8th Avenue in the downtown core; we were upstairs in the ‘Flueseum’ – a combo exhibition space of … continue reading