AFROBEAT LIGHT – EXCLUSIVE OFFER

Round out your year with this exclusive offer. District member, and avid typographer Giuseppe Salerno is offering a discount on his brand new font Afrobeat Light for all new district members. All you need to do is Join The District, Africa's online community for creatives and you get a special discount…
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Spectacular Typography

Here is a slice of some spectacular typography projects done by African digital artists. We recommend that you also join our typography lovers group on our online community for more inspiration, tutorials and resources. Enjoy. Africa Type Experiment David Maclennan Jordan Metcalf Marli Heunis Afrobeat Font Big Idea Jagabomb Newblack…
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Afrobeat font

Typography is the delicate balance between type, space, contrast and color. Designers must take up the task of perfecting this unique science. Purely for your inspiration we present to you Afrobeatfont, an experimentation in modern african typeface. Enjoy and join our Typography Lovers group on The Community. Inspiration The pounding…
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Create an Easy Neon Style in Photoshop

Source: Abduzeedo In this tutorial you will learn how to create this really cool neon text design. The tutorial will teach you how to use Layer Styles and Blend Modes to get that cool neon text effect.  This tutorial comes with a great screencast you can find below. Enjoy!
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Create Your Own Jungle Text

This simple tutorial will teach you how to create this 3D jungle text effect using Photoshop and a little Illustrator.  You can create the 3d effect through illustrator and use different textures for the animal skins. Enjoy and don't forget to share the results.
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Igbo Typography

We are pleased to feature the work of one of our community members, sugarbelly.. The Ndebe Project is an attempt to construct a writing scrip for an almost extinct Nigerian spoken language, Igbo. Be sure to visit the Ndebe Project Facebook page and blog for more information and for an…
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Islam Zayed

Islam Zayed is a designer from Cairo, Egypt. Zayed's experimental use of type is truly inspirational. He is able to combine traditional scripts with modern designs that make his work original and refreshing.  Zayed's portfolio also includes other digital artwork that fuse various graphic elements. Like always we love letting…
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Saki Mafundikwa

If you are discussing typography in Africa then you will come across Saki Mafundikwa. Saki Mafundikwa is a Zimbabwean graphic artist that has influenced typography and graphic design all around the world. Educated with a Masters of Fine Art at Yale and a BA in Telecommunications and Fine Arts at…
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