Firstly, I’ve just opened up pre-orders for my latest book, Twenty Bits I Learned About Making Fonts. It’s my seventh book, and the second one I’m self-publishing. I spent a sizeable chunk of the Great Quarantine learning how to properly make a font—something I’ve long wanted to learn. It started with a decade-old goal of turning some letters on an old sign into a usable font.

Living here in New England, I’m surrounded by vintage signs. There is one particular sign I’d walk past every day for years on the way to my office in downtown Salem. It’s on the…

Dan Cederholm

SimpleBits — Supply + Design / Accidental-entrepreneur & font dabbler / Co-founder @dribbble / Author, speaker & music tinkerer / Dad in real life.

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