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Hold Up Your Hand if You Used Letraset.

OK, hold up your hand if you remember the days of graphic design before the computer was king. Hold up your hand if you used Letraset type, and Rapidograph pens, and Gouache, and rubber cement, and…

Over at Creative Pro they have a really great post about Letraset. It brought back so many memories, especially the shot of the flat file you used to store the sheets of type in. I think about when I made the move to 100% digital, how I held on to those stacks of type for years because they had cost so much. How things change, and for the better I might add. I might have a soft spot for the nostalgia, but I don’t miss the old days of building comps with Letraset type.