Resources

In the latest from our series focused on creators from Women Who Draw, we catch up with illustrator @Janna_Morton: https://buff.ly/2JTUPiG  pic.twitter.com/WY9nu6kxNa

At a distance, you'd be forgiven for thinking that the text of this sixteenth-century prayer book is printed.

Closer inspection reveals that the text is written in a very precise hand, in imitation of typographic letters (a roman font). pic.twitter.com/uVT9g14qnq

The History of Plastic: Is McDonalds to Blame for The Single-Use Plastic Mess We’re In? https://buff.ly/2yNuccR  pic.twitter.com/Oc3F5waVHv

One of the legacies of this awful crisis is going to be the creativity of news designers in their search for arresting ways to visualize it pic.twitter.com/2IUxSiwxGr

Steven Heller takes a look back at the branding and packaging of yesteryear's "miracle cures": https://buff.ly/2JLz9VQ  pic.twitter.com/vSXzXecbVp

Polaroid is Back With a Fresh New Look Based on a Classic One: https://buff.ly/39O4kdC  pic.twitter.com/XJvS2E0d84

Design Matters 

In an unprecedented $10 million initiative, a collective has banded together to offer rapid $5,000 grants to artists facing dire financial situations because of COVID-19: https://buff.ly/2xgByoC  pic.twitter.com/BW688Dgu1b

When the team at Zetafonts found themselves isolated at home, they channeled their anxiety into designing type—and they're now releasing 10 faces for free. https://buff.ly/3aSCEpb  pic.twitter.com/nahHXuwzqW

For designers working from home. https://hypebeast.com/2020/4/pantone-connect-extension-adobe-creative-cloud-covid-19-free-acccess?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_campaign=twitter_post&utm_medium=social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1586320922 …

In an effort to blend political messaging, history and performance art in the time of COVID, Lincoln Cushing has begun to staple flyers on telephone poles in Berkeley: https://buff.ly/2XgI3T7  pic.twitter.com/uN9XF9L1cU

On this #NationalBeerDay, might we suggest some Pabst Extract—“the best tonic”—from 1887, which can “turn depressing nerve exhaustion into active, healthy vim.” https://buff.ly/2V4F0e4  pic.twitter.com/FAL1kpcemQ

On this #TypeTuesday, check out Degular by @OHnoTypeCo: https://buff.ly/2V8q9PP  pic.twitter.com/MKpSmQRnZs

Free Adobe Talent/Portfolio. Free access to Adobe CC for teachers and students. Free MailChimp for small businesses. Free stress management and mindfulness classes. 11 ways companies are stepping up to help designers during the pandemic: https://buff.ly/39HW92l 

Swiss Style: The Principles, Typefaces & Designers: https://buff.ly/2JmFXsm  pic.twitter.com/iIp0b9PCNy

NASA’s Worm Has Returned! https://buff.ly/3bWLsKV  pic.twitter.com/S6abbCXuvJ

On the latest episode of Design Matters, @DebbieMillman interviews photographer and painter Marilyn Minter: https://buff.ly/2wiJt4p  pic.twitter.com/qoEA0bFxiS

PRINT Weekly ✨ CoviDiaries, Design Inspiration, & Resources - https://mailchi.mp/7bbd3b14ed3c/test-5719793 … pic.twitter.com/Zw7uR3RDqi

From Adobe to MoMA: 11 COVID-19 Resources to Support Designers: https://buff.ly/39HW92l  pic.twitter.com/1L188PgAEq

PRINT Weekly ✨ CoviDiaries, Design Tips, & Resources - What have you been missing on http://PrintMag.com  Check out the latest https://mailchi.mp/b369b7a42e3b/test-5719789 … pic.twitter.com/gZmQSeW1J0

"Let whatever is inside you out." Steven Heller offers a micro-commencement speech to graduating design students in the time of COVID: https://buff.ly/39F1veL  pic.twitter.com/NPrCy0qvtC

THE DAILY HELLER 

When—and why—did people start naming typefaces after themselves? PRINT explores: https://buff.ly/349DHyp  pic.twitter.com/pnraHFKoBP

Ken Carbone was in Rome when COVID-19 broke out, landing him in quarantine back home in New York. See the distinct "BC" and "AC" sides of his life in the latest CoviDiaries: https://buff.ly/2JyJN1R  pic.twitter.com/OjOIGtXOBm

What do pilgrims, holy vulvae & pious phalluses have to do with the European invention of printing?

https://ilovetypography.com/2020/04/02/medieval-road-trips-the-invention-of-print/ … pic.twitter.com/WODMT9hzhB