Design 3

Visual Organization + Communication Design

Tiny Type Carved on a Pencil Point

‘Alphabet’, pencil-tip structures, Dalton Ghetti, USA. Photo by Sloan T. Howard Photography.

I saw this really cool example of hand carved type and thought it was worth sharing.  It is from the Power of Making, the Crafts Council exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum.

What typeface do you think this artist / maker was thinking about when they made this? So sanserif:) You can see more of Dalton’s work online at

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This entry was posted on September 17, 2011 by in Photo, Typography.

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