32m 30s | Intermediate| Apr 08 2014 | Exercise Files |183 MB
Constructivists believed art should play a role in a better future for us all?that even typography could inspire action reactionreaction and social progress. The Constructivist style was resurrected in the 1980s and is still popular striking and fairly easy to imitate today. In this Type Project Nigel invokes the style and the spirit of the Constructivist movement in an evocative poster design. He shows how to choose historically appropriate typefaces (square solid and sans serif) and use Illustrators tools to align space and rotate your type. Plus learn how to use a simple illustration to enhance the underlying message and add texture to your design.
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