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The Explosive Hand Lettering Rebellion

Tanamachi artPRINT MAGAZINE
By: Denise Bosler | February 21, 2015

”A stealthy resurgence happening in the design world—a rebellion against the cold, sleek, digital environment in which we designers spend most of our time. Hand lettering is not-so-quietly making a colossal comeback, exploding into the forefront of design. It no longer has to hide on the B-side or apologize for looking hand lettered. Categories that used to be forbidden, such as logos and packaging, now embrace this historic form of typographic expression. It’s appearing everywhere—even on A-list products such as movie titles, magazines, book covers and advertisements. Hand lettering is out, proud and absolutely amazing.”
To read entire article:
http://www.printmag.com/featured/hand-lettering-flexible-adaptable-typographic-art/

Photo: Dana Tanamachi / tanamachistudio.com

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15 ARTISTS IN WONDERLAND

Alice ArtFROM PRINT MAGAZINE
Curious Pictures & Curiouser Conversations:
15 Artists In Wonderland
By Michael Dooley

Center Stage Gallery is now featuring more than 100 works by around three dozen of the field’s most creative pros: animation concept and character designers, visual developers, illustrators, and comics artists for movies, television, toys, and video games. Naturally, most are local, but the talent is as far-flung as Paris and Taiwan. And their work ranges from paintings and prints to handmade story-themed jewelry and micro-sculptures housed in tiny bottles.

To read the complete story:
http://www.printmag.com/illustration/artists-alice-in-wonderland/

Illustration by Lorelay Bové “Kiss on the Nose”