5 gems of type wisdom from Erik Spiekermann

Recently, type legend Erik Spiekermann – co-founder of Fontshop, founder of Edenspiekermann, and creator of commercial typefaces including Berliner Grotesk and Fira Sans – presented a talk in collaboration with Creative Bath. Here are some gems of type design wisdom he shared. 

 01. There is no such thing as bad type

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Ruth Hamilton

Ruth spent a couple of years as Deputy Editor of Creative Bloq, and has also either worked on or written for almost all of the site's former and current print titles, from Computer Arts to ImagineFX. She now spends her days reviewing mattresses and hiking boots as the Outdoors and Wellness editor at T3.com, but continues to write about design on a freelance basis in her spare time.