How lettering is made for public display (sign-making). On Eye blog, via Khoi Vinh.
Top 15 Music Videos Of 2011, on ISO50.
The Icon Handbook is now available to buy, on The Hickensian. Andy Clarke shared his thoughts.
The Year in Volcanic Activity (broken link removed, 2014), on The Atlantic, via Kottke.
Get your own custom stamp from the Cranky Pressman, on Mikey Burton, via swissmiss.
Coverjunkie’s best magazine covers of 2011, on CR Blog.
What do you do with books that gather dust? Create book sculptures, via inspire me now.
Stephen Coles shared his favourite font sources.
ink&paper is a lovely short film about the last letterpress and paper shops in Los Angeles, via AisleOne.
Have a brilliant new year, everyone!
Previously: From the reader #5