David Airey is an independent graphic designer working with companies of all sizes since 2005.

Typography resources

Avenir font

Here are a few typography resources, offering tips, tutorials and advice.

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Typography tips for graphic design students

Typography

A week or two ago, London-based graphic designer Ben Terrett, of Noisy Decent Graphics, asked his readers this question: What basic typographic advice would you give a third year graphic design student?

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Top 3 graphic design mistakes Americans make

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Poster design inspiration from Switzerland

Swiss poster 1

For the poster design lovers out there I recommend a tour of this Swiss poster collection. The one above was designed by Ralph Schraivogel, Zürich, in 1994.

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UrbanFonts.com website critique

Urban Fonts

There are so many font sites out there that for the first time searcher it’s kind of over-whelming. You need time on your side when choosing the right fit for your design work. I think UrbanFonts.com is the first font site that I’ve taken a decent look at through my blog posts, and I’m doing so after they paid ReviewMe for my time.

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