Designer Resource: FontShop’s Using Type

FontShop’s Using Type series is a great resource for beginners and seasoned designers alike. In case you’re not familiar, Using Type is an ongoing series on their blog where they cover the basics of typography in design. Topics such as understanding grids to using styles properly have already been explored, and they continue to add new articles each week. You can follow along (or catch up) with the entire series right here.




Images from their Using Figures article.


Courtney is the founder of Design Work Life and Seamless Creative, a small design studio she runs with her husband Brian. She now splits her time between developing brand identities for small businesses and soaking up (and passing along) as much inspiration as she possibly can.

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