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Computer Arts Collection Vol 1 Part 2: Typography

Computer Arts Collection is a new annual series of six in-depth guides, packed with insight and inspiration from the global design industry. With 224 stunning pages, it's the definitive guide to the core creative fields of: graphic design, typography, illustration, branding, photography and advertising.

Vol 1 Part 2 (Typography) includes a 48-page special project, guest-edited by Shoreditch-based studio Sawdust. Co-founders Rob Gonzalez and Jonathan Quainton walk through the entire creation process behind a striking display font, produced exclusively for Computer Arts Collection, including video diaries and behind-the-scenes footage of the studio at work (available for secure download).

It also features an unmissable 20-page report on the latest trends and movements in the design industry, produced exclusively for Computer Arts Collection by leading trend forecasting agency FranklinTill.

Other features include:

  • Deep behind the scenes of leading type-focussed projects, including Fontsmith for San Miguel, Dalton Maag for Nokia and Frost* for Typographic magazine
  • Extended interview with Jonathan Barnbrook, creator of the fonts Bastard, Sarcastic and Exocet
  • The enduring influence of Germany, Switzerland and The Netherlands on global typography
  • Keep your digital skills sharp: best-practice use of type in web and app design

For more info on type terms, check out the What is Typography post on our sister site Creative Bloq.

The Creative Bloq team is made up of a group of design fans, and has changed and evolved since Creative Bloq began over a decade ago. The current website team consists of five people: Editor Kerrie Hughes (currently on maternity leave), Acting Editor Rosie Hilder, Deals Editor Beren Neale, Senior News Editor Daniel Piper, and Staff Writer Amelia Bamsey. The 3D World and ImagineFX magazine teams also pitch in, ensuring that content from 3D World and ImagineFX is represented on Creative Bloq.