I am very pleased to announce that Design Facts has been selected to appear in Typography Annual 7, the January/February 2017 issue of Communication Arts. The judges evaluated a total of 1,839 entries that were narrowed down to 143 finalists based on, "creative excellence and quality of execution." The 2017 jury included:
Lara McCormick – head of design education, CreativeLive, San Francisco, CA
Neil Summerour – type designer/lettering artist, Positype, Jefferson, GA
Craig Ward – senior vice president, head of design, Deutsch, New York, NY
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