Ok, then try ’em out!

Method of Action

Method of Action is a collection of tools, games and articles to help you learn design.


What would a video game be like if created in 1923 by a bunch of angry modern artists?

Shape Type

Practice your vector tool control shaping letters and comparing to real typefaces.

The Beziér Game

Lets try that again

The Name Game I

Name that font

The Name Game II

Name that font, part 2

The Rather Difficult Font Game

Now you are ready to Identify these fonts, right?

What Font RU?

More Font ID skills

Cheese or Font

Like Cheese? Like Type? Sure you know the difference?


How to ID the differences between these two

OK, Really Helvetica/Arial?

OK, Really!

Arial vs. Helvetica

Why you should care about this.

Deep Font Challenge

This is the tough one!


Battling for the crown of Type Supremacy. Who are you rooting for?


FB and Type stuff, what’s not to like?


99.9% of all designers are afflicted, are you?

May the force be with you young Skywalker!
(and, if you happen to be on this page
during the early part of the month of May…
May the 4th be with you as well)


On the Lighter Side:

A sans serif face walks into the street and is hit by a Swiss Modernist truck.
The carnage is grotesk… but you know, akzidenz happen!


What did the zero say to the eight?
‘Nice belt’


Why did 6 hate 7?
Because 7, 8, 9.


“Some letters are so afraid of Chuck Norris that they form ligatures.”


Comic Sans walks into a bar.
The bartender immediately shouts at him: “We don’t serve your type here”
Then he immediately called the serif.


Graphic designer ordering lunch: “I’ll have a Bodoni and cheese sandwich.”
The waitress  asks, “what can I get you to drink?”
The designer says “I’ll have a Helvetica Light”.


What’s so great about Switzerland?
The flag is a big plus.



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Then there was the store that used to be open…

misspelling were

Pick your camp site carefully



Mac & Cheese again tonight



FOR REFERENCEart-history-explained



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