Musings Of A Stationery Designer

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Wedding | Elements

Wedding | Elements

I love the typographical and design elements of the Paso Robles Wedding showcased on Style Me Pretty. The photographer of all of this beautiful work is Jen Rodriguez. The colors are beautiful.. I love summer weddings!

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Goofus | Gallant

Goofus | Gallant

As I was burning the midnight oil in the studio this evening {morning}, I was thinking about how I enjoyed reading Goofus and Gallant in Highlights magazine as a child.. . illustrated by Anni Matsick’s and created by Garry Cleveland Myers. Images courtesy of dialbforblog.. Enjoy! XOXO, Jenn

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Vibrant | Print

Vibrant | Print

Inspiration tonight from Sharon Laurilla …. love the contrast of the black and white patterns with the vibrant color…. check out her portfolio … I love the russian red prints too…. interesting!

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Italic | Poster

Italic | Poster

I really love this poster designed by Dockery Design, found on my favorite new inspiration source, Pinterest! Brilliant, simple design..

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Music | Philosophy

Music | Philosophy

love, love, love these typography illustrations from music philosophy… now i have the rolling stones song stuck in my head!

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Fail | Better

Fail | Better

Love this posters I saw on Sfgirlbybay and Keep Calm Gallery…  great typography!

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Sliced | Bread

Sliced | Bread

Burak Kaynak from Istanbul, Turkey has some of the neatest portfolio pieces – the sliced bread notebooks are one of my favorites!

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hyperactivity | typography

hyperactivity | typography

Fun, brilliant and super cool are four words I would use to describe this book…. huge thumbs up to Studio3! Hyperactivetypography is a typography book packed with fun activities to test your typography skills… love their blog too!

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Vintage | Character

Vintage | Character

In tribute to the new Ironman movie and great illustrators, here are some of Vintage-Style DC Character Posters by Michael Myers,

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Typography | Inspiration

Typography | Inspiration

I am still working-between-work to complete my studio move …. its going to be a typographical inspired room. I wanted to share a bunch of great letterpress and screen printed posters I am considering. How could you not be motivated in a room surrounded with this posters? I love it! Have Your Cake Poster By [...]

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Wall | Art

Wall | Art

Smitten with these fabulous vinyl wall graphics…. I am going to put the Paris windows in my studio.  Art Conductor has so many exciting designs… as a stationery designer that is fond of motifs.. this is right up my alley! What a great alternative to a wallpaper – or an ordinary paint job….

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Kentucky | Derby

Kentucky | Derby

The official poster for the 136th running of the Kentucky Derby was designed by French artist Linda Le Kinff. I love her use of vibrant color and strong line.

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Lovely | Wine

Lovely | Wine

Mash designed these fabulous wine labels and branding for Linnaea Vineyard. Linnaea is a new boutique winery in Napa Valley.  I think they are beautiful and can’t wait to see the whole collection..

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Fabulous | Invitation

Fabulous | Invitation

Designers Gauius Benbow and Nadia Payan created this fabulous invitation for their own wedding. Fantastic!

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Incomplete | Manifesto

Incomplete | Manifesto

This evening, I am really enjoying the illustration of artist, Hanna Viktorsson. I love her series entitled “An Incomplete Manifesto of Growth” …a few of the pieces follow below… enjoy!

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Yissus Gallana | Illustration

Yissus Gallana | Illustration

I love Yissus Gallana, an illustrator and artist out of Madrid. His hands on type is fantastic!

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Tipos | Latinos

Tipos | Latinos

These are 3 of the posters designed for the international exhibit “Tipos Latinos 2010″. 70 typefaces and 8 “fonts in use” works were selected to be part of the show. See more at tiposlatinos.com.

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Moleskin | Inspiration

Moleskin | Inspiration

I am inspired by Anna Rusakova’s portfolio.. love the grouping called “My Moleskin”… fantastic!

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Brooklyn | Fare

Brooklyn | Fare

Steven Jockisch created this clever identity/branding for Brooklyn Fare.

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Identity | Inspire

Identity | Inspire

Really inspired today by Denis Olenik Design Studio and the identity package of Bella Sicilia.

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Type | Print

Type | Print

I love these prints from House Industries… via house inudstries

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Next | Week

Next | Week

Next week is letterpress week.. check out all the fantastic things going on at oh,hello,friend!

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House | Industries

House | Industries

I can’t wait to get the new catalog for Eames by House Industries…. fabulous! EYE CANDY! via designworklife

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Love | Cities

Love | Cities

I am smitten with a series of screen prints by artsharksdesign of couples in love in different cities.. always featuring red umbrellas. Love these!

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