Glossary of terms

The ultimate typographical cheat sheet - Source unknown.

This is good Design/Art in that knowledge part of designing. This knowledge makes you a better craftsman.

A quick introduction to letterform anatomy & typographic basics

Ascender - Any part of a lower case letter which rises above the main body of the letter such as in "d", "b" and "h". Typography: Anatomy of a Letterform - Designmodo

Typography: Anatomy of a Letterform

Anatomy for designers and type lovers.

Typography | Tipsographic | More typography tips at http://www.tipsographic.com/

Typography: A Brief Introduction

Typography Timeline by Elisa Chieruzzi

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Type Anatomy Research.

Typeface Anatomy Typeface anatomy describe most of the graphic elements that make up printing letters in typefaces, the strokes of letters make the anatomy of the typeface up, the image below is Ty…

Type Anatomy (Rockwell) by William Cundall, via Behance

Type Anatomy using the alphabet to show each individual piece.

A Little Typography Guide, infographic design by Tutorials Share. http://tutorials-share.com/graphics/a-little-typography-guide-typography-infographic/

A Little Typography Guide, infographic design by Tutorials Share…

Font Study: Gotham by Sally Carmichael, via Behance

The objective of this project was to become “masters” of a specific typeface. I was assigned to study Gotham, a san-serif typeface created in My outcome was to be two posters educating others on the anatomy and history of Gotham.

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Came across this quick reference guide of typographic terms and definitions today. I just love the page above explaining the anatomy and form of letters. What is it with type? The book is called The typographic Desk Reference.

How to design your own typeface | Typography | Creative Bloq

How to create your own font: 18 top tips

How to design your own typeface | Typography | Creative Bloq

No matter what your stage in the book development process, having a grip of solid typography principles can be a helpful asset in the pursuit of quality design and marketing. This the case, here’s a useful infographic that breaks down the basics::

No matter what your stage in the book development process, having a grip of solid typography principles can be a helpful asset in the pursuit of quality design and marketing. This the case, here’s a useful infographic that breaks down the basics:

TYPE Classification on Behance

TYPE Classification by Matthew Chan, via Behance This will definitely be helpful when it comes to identifying fonts!

Typeface Anatomy For Dummies

Typeface Anatomy For Dummies / Designers [Infographic]

A useful chart depicting 'The Anatomy of Type'. #inspiration

This chart is a helpful way to illustrate and highlight each of the type anatomy terms that will be useful in this class. They show different examples than what we have seen in our textbook and in lecture.

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“knowing the basics” - typography anatomy poster /rockhart

A Beautifully Illustrated Glossary Of Typographic Terms You Should Know – Design School

A Beautifully Illustrated Glossary Of Typographic Terms You Should Know

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