Closed from December 18, 2017 to January 5, 2018

Wordshape will be closed from December 18, 2017 to January 5, 2018 as we are going on a “vacation”. Fonts are still available for instant download, but all publication orders will ship on January 6. Thank you for your patience and understanding. You are awesome.


Kimbo plug-in for Illustrator
We just released an updated version of the Kimbo plug-in for Adobe Illustrator CC2018. Check out the Kimbo microsite here!


Writing on design

On occasion I get all fired up and write stuff for assorted design media. You can catch some of it regularly here and here.

A Note on Pricing

Due to the continued devaluation of global currencies, in particular the good ol’ American dollar, all copies of Idea Magazine have been raised slightly from $47 postpaid to $50 postpaid. Sheer economics necessitated the price change site-wide.

Wordshape X Onitsuka Tiger

The past few months I’ve been working on a new type design project with the Japanese sports fashion brand Onitsuka Tiger in conjunction with Néojaponisme. You can read the first installment about the project here.

Japan Relief

For the months of March and now April, ALL proceeds from Wordshape sales are going to benefit Japan relief efforts.

I would like to personally thank all of the individuals who have purchased copies of Idea Magazine, assorted publications and licensed typefaces to help pitch in over the past month.

Paula Dias, Carol Paraskevas, Martin Bruneau, Max Erdenberger, Lorraine Wild, Scott Massey, Bria Covalt, Vincent Malonzo, Paula Fonseca, Martin Allais, Kristen Coogan, Pouya Jahanshahi, Michelle Daliey, Kaoru Matsushita, Tim Belonax, Joe Keenan, Tina Wiltsie, and all of the folks who have licensed fonts through MyFonts, I salute you!