Final Typefaces from the 2011–2012 Type@Cooper Extended Program


A quirky, humanist sans.

In my lettering work, I often take elements from traditional calligraphy to make new letters. Daryl is my interpretation of a genre of typefaces that has always captured my attention: the humanist sans.

Lila Symons

Lila is a typeface designer and freelance lettering artist. Though she always had a passion for typography, Lila didn't discover the joy of drawing and writing letters until she took her first calligraphy class in 2009. Since then, her work has graced the pages of a few books and magazines, as well as many awesome blogs and websites.

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