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Famous Last Words: Lou Costello

Famous Last Words: Lou Costello

Today’s entry into the “Famous Last Words” type project comes from Hollywood golden-age comic Lou Costello. “That was the best ice-cream soda I ever tasted.” I think this final utterance is as sweet as the last thing Lou ate or drank before shifting off his mortal coil… Just what do you do with an ice… Read More

Design Spring: The App For Creative Inspiration

Design Spring: The App For Creative Inspiration

If you’re an iPad owning creative prone to bouts of designer’s block, the free Design Spring app produced by the fine folks at CreativeBloq may be answer to your fist-clenched, frustrated prayers. Once downloaded you can treat your eyes to the tastiest of new graphic design, illustration, typography and photography morsels, all sortable by category and filterable by colour… Read More

Famous Last Words: John Sedgwick

Famous Last Words: John Sedgwick

Greet the latest addition to the “Famous Last Words” project with a wave. Just don’t make it too obvious because those Confederate snipers are lot more accurate than John Sedgwick thought! This quote is birthed from the ultimate in misplaced confidence: “They couldn’t hit an elephant from this distance…” Typefaces in use here are Brothers and Gelato Script:… Read More

Famous Last Words: Salvador Dali

Famous Last Words: Salvador Dali

The latest last lexemes to be added to my “Famous Last Words” project belong to Salvador Dali. “Where is my clock?” This is an entry to the project that practically designed itself. Colour palettes were taken directly from Dali works and the famous melting clock made a perfect replacement for the “o” character in the… Read More

Famous Last Words: Project Intro & FDR

Famous Last Words: Project Intro & FDR

As a creative copy maven, I’m obsessed with words and letterforms. As a maverick designer, I often run into situations where my stranger, wackier or more off the wall ideas can’t obviously be shoe-horned into a strict set of brand guidelines. Both of these ingredients were minced, mixed together and piped carefully into a sausage… Read More

New Website, New Look, New Identity

New Website, New Look, New Identity

Welcome to the new and improved Matthew Faulder Online Paraphernalium! Hopefully you’re all enjoying the new features on what is quite a drastic departure from the old website in terms of content, consistency and quality. As I’ve just moved into my brand new online homestead, what better time to refresh my own personal ID? Here is… Read More

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