Month: November 2012

Movember special: Mousta typeface by Silvia Virgillo


In the spirit of Movember, I thought I had to share this brilliant typeface by Silvia Virgillo.


App of the week: Adobe Ideas

Adobe® Ideas is your digital sketchbook, letting you capture and explore ideas anywhere you go. An ideal companion for the Adobe design applications that you love, including Adobe Illustrator® and Adobe Photoshop®, Adobe Ideas lets you easily sketch using vectors, re-use specific colors using the Eyedropper tool, and save and use multiple color themes. Enjoy 10 drawing layers plus a photo layer for each sketch at no extra charge. Adjust layer opacity and move, rotate and scale each layer independently.

Inspiration: Refugees and Immigrants by Peter Ørntoft


“The focus of the interest deals with whether or not the Danes think it’s ethical to wear religious symbols in public professions,” writes Ørntoft on his website (where another six examples are shown). “I have used the looks and appearances of traditional religious symbols to design the diagrams explaining the data.”