Romanian freelance illustrator and designer Paula Duță spent 2 years working on this awesome Insect Alphabet. Each beautifully detailed letter is made of a different insect or arachnid, carefully rendered on paper using colored pencils. Another great part of this set is those insects are often depicted on the sorts of plants where they’d be found in nature or exhibiting behaviors unique to their species, like Dung Beetle whose dung ball form the tittle on the letter i.Take a look and hope you finds this set informative and creative.
The talented graphic designer, Cyril Voilloz who splits his time between Berlin, Geneva, and Vancouver shows off his sketching skills with the most lively typography series we’ve ever seen – interactive 3D typography. On his Instagram account, he took a picture of how he plays with typography. In these amusing photos, the artist makes you think you could pull, bend, squeeze and otherwise interact with them in any way you wish. Check out more of his clever creations on his Instagram page.
This set of alphabet is probably the most creepy/disturbing alphabet typography art I have ever seen. Created by graphic designer Takayuki Ogawa, called “Oral:phabet,” a grotesque, three-dimensional typeface modeled after the mouth, frozen in time while enunciating each letter. When asked the inspiration of his project, Takayuki Ogawa said “The mouth alone is able to express many emotions. Just like we use letter D to create the smiling emoticon :D. But what if we gave similar attributes to letters like B or N which are never used as expression forms?” Driver by this idea, Ogawa created this hand-crafted series to display how the mouth, lips, teeth and tongues looks like when represent different alphabet.
Buried in the archives of the British Museum, this wonderful series of 26 landscape scenes, using the shapes of letters to form idyllic scenery, was designed by illustrator Charles Joseph Hullmandel who was one of the most important figures in the development of British lithography in the first half of the 19th century. These particular pieces were produced sometime between 1818 and 1860. It is hard to believe this glorious series was created in 19th century. Quite impressive, right?
Letter A: upper part composed of three figures around a fire at the edge of a slope to small pond, forming the lower part of the letter; outline by trees.