Typography Tuesday

…And here is the graphic design reason why the well-meaning neighborhood cleanup crew should consult with a professional designer prior to making design decisions:

counterbalance vernacular graphic design

counterbalance park vernacular graphic design

 

The proud owner of this new-found cat is more determined than the folks with the houseful of cheap plastic crap that they have shifted to their yard in hopes of pawning it off on other collectors:

yard sale vernacular graphic design

yard sale vernacular graphic design

(Thank you for forgiving my thumbshot composition in the process of adapting to new-to-me technology.)

Finally, I have no sign ideas for you. More folks need to learn when to ask for help, and when to listen to professional design advice, but you are doing a great job all on your own. Gregarious, courteous, a fine sense of humor, eye-catching alphanumeric mix, though I am a little curious about the choices between filled and outlined type?

This guy should be a creative director for one of the swanky downtown firms:

vernacular graphic design and effective persuasion

vernacular graphic design and effective persuasion

(With thanks to a friend for the fifty cents for this image. It has been a long time since I’ve had two laundry tokens to rub together.)

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