October 8, 2019
by Christopher Haanes

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October 8, 2019
by Christopher Haanes

October 8, 2019
by Christopher Haanes

September 29, 2012
by Christopher Haanes

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March 9, 2012
by Christopher Haanes

RUDO SPEMANN – Visual asceticism

The British lettering-tradition, in which I have been trained under Ann Camp (one of the most influential teachers of the last fifty years) has, for lack of a better term been called ‘The Johnstonian Tradition’, named after the great pioneer Edward Johnston. It is characterised by its formal aspects; the making of legible letters within a formal context. In Johnston’s words: The making of beautiful letters and arranging them well. The making of commemorative pieces … Continue reading