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Royalty Free Pictures: Power Words in Wood Type

January 19, 2016 – 8:11 pm | Comments Off on Royalty Free Pictures: Power Words in Wood Type
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Power Words
I am working on a new series of letterpress typography images – words, web banners, inspirational and motivational phrases, philosophical questions and alphabet abstracts. Some words are isolated on white, but most are shot against grunge, blue painted wood background. I believe it contrasts …

Alphabet and Number Letterpress Printing Block Sets

December 12, 2015 – 5:12 pm | Comments Off on Alphabet and Number Letterpress Printing Block Sets
new year 2016 replacing the old year

I have started collecting and photographing vintage letterpress printing blocks 5 years ago. Since then I used them to create numerous images of single words, phrases, questions, word abstracts, web banners, icons, and greeting cards. Please check the typography and holiday greetings galleries in my …

Wood Type Alphabet – Two New Picture Sets

May 21, 2014 – 4:26 pm | Comments Off on Wood Type Alphabet – Two New Picture Sets
letterpress wood type alphabet

My collection of wood and metal letterpress type sets is growing. These printing blocks are featuring in numerous pictures in my stock portfolio: words, phrases, slogans, proverbs, questions, typography abstracts. They are also used in custom projects.
Some type sets are more than 100 years old …

3 Words Abstracts in Letterpress Wood Type Blocks

March 30, 2014 – 1:22 pm | Comments Off on 3 Words Abstracts in Letterpress Wood Type Blocks
3 word abstract typography

Here is another typography mini series using letterpress wood type blocks – 3 words composed into a rectangle. So far, I have the following word abstracts:

peace, love, joy
laugh, live, love
hold, buy, sell
swim, run, bike
paddle, run, bike
happy, birth/day
happy, new, year
happy, thanks/giving
improve your diet
reduce your debt

This setup …

Alphabet and Numbers – Isolated Sets of Vintage Letterpress Symbols

February 26, 2013 – 3:28 pm | One Comment
Alphabet and Numbers – Isolated Sets of Vintage Letterpress Symbols

During last 3 years I have added several wood and metal letterpress type sets to my collection. They are featuring in numerous pictures in my stock portfolio: words, phrases, slogans, proverbs, questions, typography abstracts. They are also used in custom projects.
Some type sets are more …

Happy New Year 2013 in Vintage Letterpress Typography

December 22, 2012 – 4:38 pm | Comments Off on Happy New Year 2013 in Vintage Letterpress Typography
Happy New Year 2013 in Vintage Letterpress Typography

Happy New Year 2013!
Here is a New Year theme in my vintage letterpress printing blocks. I also added some pictures with white chalk handwriting on retro slate blackboard.

These are royalty free pictures from my stock photography portfolio. I have more than 1000 images of words, …

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