Type specimen book – Carnival Faces

Carnival faces

bodoni

gotham

futura

univers

didot

Type specimen book

For this project, I made a type specimen book showcasing five typefaces that I love to use (Bodoni, Univers, Didot, Gotham and Futura) and wrapped it in the style of a carnival theme. The book is 15.625″ x 11.75″ and custom stitched by hand. There were several challenges with this project because of the many things that had to happen to make it come together. Huge thanks to my beautiful family and friends who gave their time and support to make this happen. I am so pleased with how this turned out.

Credits:
Photography: Jamie Petersen
Models: Brian Petersen (cover & Univers page), Lydia English (Bodini page), Greg Near (Gothom page), Lindsey Rogers (Futura page), Elizabeth Oates (Didot page). Other models not shown: Melissa Smith, Adelle Oates, Cedric Petersen
Type specimen collage

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