type and pretty things // tina smith

type and pretty things // tina smith

Remembering the life of author Gabriel Garcia Marquez today. His work is written so beautifully. Here’s a quote that struck me from One Hundred Years of Solitude that I lettered last year.

Remembering the life of author Gabriel Garcia Marquez today. His work is written so beautifully. Here’s a quote that struck me from One Hundred Years of Solitude that I lettered last year.

I’m working on something I’m ridiculously excited about—an opportunity to experiment with type. Work in progress.

Keep throwing rocks until you hit the right window.
This pencil was new yesterday. #lettering #sketch #sketchbook #typography #vscocam

This pencil was new yesterday. #lettering #sketch #sketchbook #typography #vscocam

Favorite building yet. #seattle #seattlepubliclibrary (at Seattle Public Library)

Favorite building yet. #seattle #seattlepubliclibrary (at Seattle Public Library)

Working with abstract watercolors for a client project. 

Working with abstract watercolors for a client project. 

And ligature—because, you know, an ampersand would be too easy.

And ligature—because, you know, an ampersand would be too easy.

True story. #handlettering #typography #mywork #sketchbook

True story. #handlettering #typography #mywork #sketchbook

Today’s hand lettered thought.

Today’s hand lettered thought.

These adorable pets are here to wish you a happy birthday. (illustration by me)

These adorable pets are here to wish you a happy birthday. (illustration by me)