Archive for June 2011

Initial Thoughts on Google+

So I managed to get myself a Google+ invite earlier, and spend a bit of time over my lunch break playing around with it and getting familiarised. First impressions are that it’s a prettier version of Facebook. It’s got most of the same functionality (except for Events, which are a key reason in why I’ve […]

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Metal Beer Font — Lower Case Characters

I’ve finally just finished the lower-case characters for my Metal Beer font. Next step, numbers and special characters, so there’s a working alphabet, and then, eventually, I’ll take a look at the upper-case characters. If anyone knows of any free/cheap software to convert these into a real font, I’d love to hear about it, please. […]

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Teddy Bundy

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Metal Beer Font — WIP

Last year, I created a limited-character font for a beer label illustration – I’ve finally revisited it and started creating the rest of the alphabet. If I can get it completed soon, then I’ll likely look into converting it into a real, usable font which I may sell, so keep an eye out!

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Studio Move

With a few changeovers in tenants in the studio I work from, the opportunity came to relocate my desk (again) to a cooler position, ready for the summer. I’ve almost got everything back in order after moving yesterday, and it’s feeling like a good spot!

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