Neil Summerour

DIY: No-carve typography pumpkins

DIY: No-carve typography pumpkins

What you’ll need:  Chalkboard and gold spray paint Painter’s masking tape Newspaper or cardboard Pumpkins Chalk Pencil Black Sharpie Typefaces! We used Lust Script by Neil Summerour &  ...Read more

What’s new: Lukewarm Balloons

What’s new: Lukewarm Balloons

  Our new Lukewarm Balloons are for people who have more realistic — and significantly less passionate — views about love. Call us hopeless romantics, but we think the best part of a relationship ...Read more

Wedding DIY:  Table numbers

Wedding DIY: Table numbers

What you’ll need: Latch-top water bottle (We used ones designed by Oh Joy! for Target) Mod Podge Gold glitter Paintbrush Stick or toothpick Gold vinyl Silhouette Cameo vinyl cutter Your favorite typef ...Read more

DIY Kit: Numbered ombre napkins

DIY Kit: Numbered ombre napkins

  This tutorial uses our By the Numbers Napkin Kit and features Neil Summerour’s Lust. What you’ll need: By the Numbers Napkin Kit, which includes four cotton napkins, vinyl numbers, and fabric d ...Read more

DIY: Hand-painted signs

We asked our friend and sign painter Cody Swinkels to show us how to build and hand-paint a wooden sign. And thanks to James Barry from Ramble, we have a beautiful video tutorial to help explain Cody’ ...Read more

DIY typography pendants

DIY typography pendants

Calgary-based jewelry designer Lindsay Saunders started Cinder & Sage Designs in 2009. Making jewelry for herself and friends started as a hobby, but soon developed into a successful business. A l ...Read more

We love type things

We love type things

1  Hand Swashed T-shirt  2  DIY Suede Plant Hanger  3  Brownstone Sans  4  Calligraphy Necklace

Save 40% on hand-lettered tees

Save 40% on hand-lettered tees

We asked four of our favorite type guys — Ale Paul, Neil Summerour, Corey Holms, and Grant Hutchinson — to create a hand-lettered T-shirt for TypeCon 2013. We love that each shirt reflects their indiv ...Read more

Making the Strokes of Genius Notebook

A lot of great people helped make our Strokes of Genius Notebooks. Neil Summerour hand-lettered the words.Blanchette Press provided paper and printed the books, and a whole bunch of friends and fellow ...Read more

Typography

Stuff we love: type

It’s true. We’ve always been smitten with typography, type designers, and products that use type in both subtle and overt ways. Type is a handmade good in its own right. It‘s an art form —  one we hav ...Read more