gawck's funny sign friday™: Good luck with that. (image from: http://themetapicture.com/oh-just-let-it-go/)
Singapore creative director Thomas Yang combined his love of cycling and art in a unique way. Using a variety of bike tires painted with ink, Yang creates incredible posters featuring landmarks from around the world. He 'prints' only 100 copies of each poster which are watermarked and numbered and are snapped up by purchasers almost immediately. http://www.100copies.net/about-100copies
gawck's funny sign friday™: Awww, what a cute...oh, wait...
(image from: http://www.redrif.com/2009/12/07/comic-traffic-signs-popping-up-all-over-the-city/)
Artist Pawel Nolbert extends and explores the aesthetic of typographic form in these beautiful pieces. http://www.nolbert.com/work/atypical/
gawck's funny sign friday™: Weaklings need not apply. (image from: http://www.themost10.com/creative-tear-off-ads/)
Almost as if to buck the trend, ease and structure of computer generated type, the whimsical art of drawing letters by hand has been seeing an enormous comeback. While typography is the art of arranging letters, hand-lettering is the art of actually drawing the letters. This trend has made it's way to ads, magazine covers, product packaging and movie titles. http://www.printmag.com/featured/hand-lettering-flexible-adaptable-typographic-art/
gawck's funny sign friday™: You can't trust anyone these days. (image from: www.boredpanda.com)
They say certain colours increase your appetite...how about these fun food-pairing Pantone colour samples by designer David Schwen? http://designtaxi.com/news/356094/PANTONE-Inspired-Food-Pairings/?interstital_shown=1
gawck's funny sign friday™: Funny on purpose. These signs are part of The Recursive Project by TIMEANDDESIRE and popping up along Queen West and in Grange Park in Toronto.
(photo from: http://www.blogto.com/arts/2014/07/new_toronto_street_signs_state_the_obvious/#)
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We post informative, inspiring and fun bits of information on large format products, marketing and design a couple times a week. This includes our very popular Funny Sign Friday™.