This is an introductory Journal to a series of Journals to come about the different type categories, the history and how to recognize these type classifications.
Choosing a typeface
At times it seems very hard to differentiate typefaces and recognize from which time, style and designer certain typefaces or elements from a typeface are reminiscent of. It seems an issue which should only regard type geeks, but that almost couldn't be further from the truth. Understanding type and its evolution is in my opinion important to the average Joe as well, but predominantly it's a must for every graphic designer or artist working with text.
Creating a New World
Please copy and paste this into a Word document or deviation. Then highlight the information after the colons and type over it.
Time/Era: Exact year or approximate time
Name of Country: For fun, you could alter the name of an old country to amuse more educated readers. For example, I altered the Assyrian Empire's name for a conquering people to evoke images of brutality and Mesopotamia.
Geography: Keep track of all the places you mention and their approximate locations. I find it handy to draw a rough map of the area.
Landscape: Trees, soil, water, buildings... Imagine you were flying over the place in an airplane. What would you
JAPAN- Reality VS Expectation
HIII! /////////// ~kissinguplz (https://www.deviantart.com/kissinguplz)
I´m finally(sadly) home from Japan!!
If you wanna see some pictures you can go and check out my Instagram--> https://instagram.com/yamiio/
It was such a fun trip! A great experience and I never wanted to leave! AHHH
I´ll tell you guys as briefly as I can but the journal will be pretty long so bare with me! ///3///
How the trip went itself will be in another journal!
Expectations meets reality (Yami POV)
Japan is Expensive???
NO!! Not at all. If you are like me and come from a Scandinavian country (North of Europe) Japan will be cheaper than what it is here! So for me it was a gold mine o