The Projector

Amusements & Useful Devices from K. A. Wisniewski

Goody Goudy!

If there were an individual, readily recognized quality, or characteristic which the type designer could incorporate in drawings that would make any one type more beautiful, legible, or distinguished than … Continue reading

August 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Type: Zapf!

Noted type designer, typographer, and calligrapher Hermann Zapf died last week, on June 4, at his home in Darmstadt, Germany at the age of 96.  The creator of approximately 200 … Continue reading

June 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

UK Research

For most of March, I’ve honed in on my dissertation–finishing up research on two chapters and writing.  I spent nearly two weeks in England attending a conference on eighteenth-century print … Continue reading

April 10, 2015 · Leave a comment