LINKS + RESOURCES

THINKINGWITHTYPE.COM

An amazing and easy-to-navigate resource for everything typography related.

LETTER, WORD, TEXT, IMAGE

If you need some inspiration, click through this site created for a past quarter of word+image, it has examples of works that engage with words+images.

PHOTOSHOP TUTORIALS

You can find some of the best photoshop tutorials on the Adobe help site. They are concise, helpful, and easy to follow. It’s easy to waste time trying to find a decent tutorial on youtube and Lynda.com tutorials are often extremely long, so I recommend starting here.

INDESIGN TUTORIALS

Same goes for InDesign!

DAVE THE DESIGNER BOOK TUTORIAL

This website may look like it hasn’t been updated since 1999, but it’s full of helpful info on creating a book from start to finish. This is a good option if you prefer non-video tutorials.

COPTIC STITCHING VIDEO TUTORIAL

This youtube channel, sea lemon, is full of great bookbinding tutorials in addition to this coptic stitching one. She has a whole playlist of bookmaking videos.

HIROMI PAPER

Japanese paper store in Culver City.

KELLY PAPER

Online paper store with locations in Hollywood and Downtown LA.

GOLDSTAR CUTTING AND SEWING

Sewing supply store in the Fashion District.

MCMANUS AND MORGAN

Paper store (started by two UCLA alums) near Downtown LA with unusual and unique paper.

TALAS

Online book supply store, including tools and paper.