‘au(x) pied(s) de la lettre’

belgian graphic designer, maxime delporte seems to really enjoy playing with type. his study ‘au(x) pied(s) de la lettre’ investigates the similarities between serifs and the human foot. the book even shows the pair of shoes he crafted to looks like the serif from the letter ‘a’. in his project ‘typo training’ he sets out to create a new type face as fast as possible by hand drawing the letters with a mouse, one after the other. in another font exploration he creates letters based on the form of the ‘bolt’

'font exploration' by maxime delporte ‘au(x) pied(s) de la lettre’

'font exploration' by maxime delporte ‘typo training’

'font exploration' by maxime delporte ‘bolt’