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Type in Context

Type in Context

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Author: Maria Tucker
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In this lesson you will learn how different type styles, sizes and weights create good design.

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Citations

Image of Aesthetica Magazine, Public Domain


Image of Helvetica, Public Domain

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:HelveticaSpecime...

Image of Curlz, Public Domain

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:CurlzSpec.svg

Image of Baskerville sheet, Public Domain

http://printedmatterclass.wordpress.com/2012/11/10...

Image of Web Font Specimen, Public Domain

http://webfontspecimen.com/

Image of Paragraph Alignment by Maria Tucker

Image of Flush Left Poster, Public Domain

http://learningabouttype.com/alignment.html

Image of Propaganda Poster, Public Domain


Image of Texas Woman's University, Public Domain

https://www.twu.edu/

Image of Northern Pacific, Public Domain


TERMS TO KNOW
  • Type Specimen

    A sample page of a particular typeface shown in a variety of sizes and linespacing.