the art of typography

my grandfather used to be a typographer in the local newspaper before he retired. before everything became digital, being a typographer was a specialized occupation. recently, the association of retired typographers opened up an exhibition at the local museum showing the art and technique of arranging letters in order to print a newspaper. it is pretty impressive!

ålesund: sister winter

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and my friends, i’ve
returned to wish you all the best
and my friends, i’ve
returned to wish you a happy christmas

– sufjan stevens – sister winter –