I turned my focus within graphic design to typography with I fell in love with the intricate construction of letters and characters. The process of seamlessly fusing typography and illustration is a skilled trade acquired through strategy and experience. Hand lettering and calligraphy were my first sources of exploration. It was within those crafts that I began to discover my voice as a designer. Thinking with Type transitioned my interest from handcrafted letters to detail and ideology oriented, pixel-perfect fonts. I am in the process of designing the font family Vandenberg, a font that combines some of my favourite typographic elements – elegant serifs, with contrasting bold and thin strokes. Refer to my blog on Instagram @bonafidecraft for updates.
GOALS: My current typographic goals lay within publishing my first font family, composed through research and iteration, as well as developing my calligraphy skills in order to increase my wedding and creative clientele base.
Typography is the craft of endowing
human language with a durable