We were tasked with two type design assignments. The creation of a pixel typeface, and a revival typeface of one of the first ever printed typefaces of our choosing (mine was Baskerville).
My Baskerville Revival, entitled
, an homage to John Baskerville’s herestic past in his printing of the Bible, took a much longer stretch of time in the adaptation and personalization of what would be our own spin on the current font.
Below is a typeface specimen poster, my final proof, and process.
Typeface Specimen Poster:
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Preliminary Iterations/ Proportions and Patterning: