Doyald was a graphic designer, typographer, teacher, lecturer and self-published author of Logotypes & Letterforms, Fonts & Logos (a Western Art Directors. Fonts & Logos: Font Analysis, Logotype Design, Typography, Type Comparison Sep 01, by Doyald Young · Hardcover. $$ More Buying. Typographer, logotype designer, and educator, Doyald Young was truly a master of his craft. Born in Holliday, Texas in , Doyald sprung from humble.

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Remembering Doyald Young: idsgn (a design blog)

Which individual letters do you look forward to drawing? I no longer require a student to draw and ink a logo by hand. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Most clients do not have a typographic vocabulary, though now many non-artists are intrigued with fonts, because they use them everyday.

His modesty is memorable. From there he worked a slew of odd jobs ranging from doyad usher at Radio City Music Hall to a golf club factory worker. As a consequence, I had total control; every design decision was mine.

Eventually, we do discuss his new book, Dangerous Curvesa self-published retrospective featuring hundreds of his sketches—logotypes, monograms, titles, and typefaces. Myriad Monthly review, Vol. How did that lead to lettering?


A section of Typographic Suggestions by itself constitutes a full-fledged course on the use of type. I found it both entertaining and inspiring.

At an ITC Manhattan exhibition of his work. As he is not very well known in France, we decided to interview him…. I admire Hermann Zapf, first and foremost. As elegant as his script fonts and as wise as his set of Oxford English dictionaries, Young sets the standard for his craft.

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Interview by Alexis Zephir. Curves are drawn freehand on tracing paper with a sharp felt pen.

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. We will miss you, Mr. Recent Posts Monthly review, Vol. Sign in with Facebook Other Sign in options.

Edit Cast Credited cast: Zapf is the premiere designer of our time, and in my opinion, the greatest calligrapher who has ever lived. Whether deliberately or unknowingly, you have certainly had the privilege of viewing his work. Learn more at Author Central. Typical lettering design by Doyald Young. Although this extremely talented and passionate designer is no longer with us, his lifetime of yount will carry on and be celebrated by all who encounter it.



Doyald Young

Inscribed in Young Baroque his name is written in the deepest spaces of our hearts. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. When did you first meet him?

And the work that I do for my clients is essentially traditional. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Young is exceedingly gracious.

I spoke at the Royal Academy at the Hague in BucherDoyald Young. And I am a typophile, one who loves type. Add the first question. Eventually he landed in Los Angeles and enrolled at Art Center. And I had a wonderful editor who greatly enhanced my efforts. Digital drawing pads will eventually advance to make this possible.