Digital text art is one of the branches of graphic design that is also related to calligraphy as the first text art. It stands out from other genres with its unique subject and approach to creating a piece. Mastering it is no easy task. Some would say that it's all about font and maybe to a certain extent colour. But there is a sort of magic in the perfect composition of the text, the harmony between colour schemes, textures and different characters, that needs years practice to be perfected. There is also something charming in the direct, bold and straight-forward way in which the message is delivered through text art. So is this what attracted typographers to that genre? In order to find out what it is in text art that spurs people on to dedicate their work and inspiration to it and what place it takes in their artistic life, I conducted a survey among devoted text artists in dA and this is a compilation of their responses.
Due to the overwhelming response I received, it became oblig