Ken will tell me that it’s lettering and not type, but I couldn’t resist the alliteration. Besides, I didn’t want to put our readers off with “Self Licking Lettering” right off the bat so here it is in the body copy. Back to the post: Our friend Mark Borden at FastCompany magazine somehow convinced his senior editors that the House Industries typographic, lettering and cultural business empire warranted a fair amount of ink in their Masters of Design issue. As we blogged before, FastCompany commissioned us to create tasteful and professional lettering treatment for the opening spread of the article. Using the business acumen we absorbed by reading about FastCompany’s design masters, we decided that it would be a great idea to create a line of T-shirts just in time for the next issue to hit the newsstand. So, for any of you FastCompany readers out there who just came across this blistering rapture of luscious lettering and you have a few extra Alex Hamiltons floating around in your pocket, here are the shirts.
Posted by Rich Roat on October 27, 2008