How did you get started in design?
As a kid I was obsessed with comic books, X-Men in particular. I would spend hours learning to draw by studying Jim Lee’s work and trying to replicate it. I couldn’t have known then how valuable that ability to replicate and interpret would become. Later, when a friend who was studying graphic design showed me what he was working on, it was a moment of rapture. I knew that design was the path for me.
How did you develop an interest in lettering and typography? Seven years ago, I interned for a boutique studio in New York where I first discovered the Victorian, or “gaslight,” style in a promo piece by ... more