Monthly archives of “October 2011

Kickstarter Grant

Kickstarter: The Here & Now Project 103 backers, $5,225 pledged of $5,000 goal

Citizen Designer

In 2010, I took Lara McCormick‘s Citizen Designer course at SVA. We pitched and won a Sappi grant for our work with BigNYC. This class was a huge impetus in my journey into teaching. At a time when I was struggling with my identity as a […]

Typography Research: Carving Lesson

I was teaching Type 1 a few years ago  and noticed that the students were really having a hard time with white space around their letter forms. After a few false starts, I went back to how I learned the concept: from printmaking, specifically letterpress. […]

Alison McQueen

Alison McQueen is an amazingly talented musician and instructor in Brooklyn. I tried to develop a lovely, welcoming, and hip site for her.