Emily Blandford’s Typographic Walk

Emily is the latest person to supply a blog. Her recent post includes images from a typographic walk. Her critical observations on the Turner & George sign pick up on the use of ‘fake’ small caps which look thinner than the initial caps. Fake small caps are something to avoid. One of the reasons for choosing a… Continue reading Emily Blandford’s Typographic Walk

Ian McLaren and the Munich Olympics

Ian McLaren worked with Otl Aicher on the designs for the Munich Olympics. Ian is a friend of the course and visits our shows. Ian studied at the LCC (formerly P) in 1957 before going onto ULM and studying with Froshaug. Josef Albers taught at Ulm and he influenced the colour scheme. here is a… Continue reading Ian McLaren and the Munich Olympics