Thursday, 28 January 2010

Typographic Spine

I made a set of letterpresses in the shape of vertebrae, with the letters increasing in size as you ascend the alphabet. These can stack on top of each other to form the structure of a human spine.

Below is an example of work printed using my typographic spine letters. White ink on black paper...


  1. this is such a fantastic idea.
    maybe you could try something else with bone like teeth as well and do some incredible bone type foundry?

  2. Thanks! Ye thats an idea, its definately something that could be developed further in the future