Latest Posts from Christian Dixon

Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day Hand Soap

If you didn’t already know about this hand soap– invest in bottle or two. You can thank me later. Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day is the epitome of great branding for hand soap. The label’s graphic design is crisp and distinguishable organized by colors that coordinate with the fragrance of the soap. The typography of the…

Jeffery Keedy and Postmodernism in Graphic Design

Jeffery Keedy aside from being a well known type designer and graphic designer is also an influential essayist for the Emigre Magazine. Keedy worked with Emigre magazine for quite a few years contributing essay ideas. Keedy wrote about all kinds of design related topics, but one in particular is his take on Postmodernism and how…

Jeffery Keedy’s Big Happy Typeface Family

Jeffery Keedy has several notable achievements throughout the duration of his career as an American graphic designer. The most notable achievement of Jeffery Keedy’s career was unarguably his creation of the typeface family, Keedy Sans. Keedy Sans is an Adobe font, and is frequently identified and used in the design world. This typeface was created…

Jeffery Keedy

The graphic designer that I chose for The Who’s Who in Graphic Design assignment is Jeffery Keedy: Jeffery Keedy was born in Battle Creek, which is a small town in Michigan. Jeffery Keedy is an American designer who currently resonates in Los Angles, California. Jeffery Keedy was born in 1957, and from there, he quickly…

Not Of This Earth (1957)

Watching the opening credits of Roger Corman’s 1957 film , Not Of This Earth, you are able to draw conclusions about what this film is about, and the title in itself helps support the mood of this film to something thrilling/horrifying. Because this film was made in the 1950’s, it is very interesting to compare the visual…

Chauncy Pro Regular

Designer Chank Diesel of Chank Co (1996), created this font along with several other typefaces. Diesel created these typefaces out of his home office in Minnesota. He strives to achieve characteristics such as “humor, strength, and personality” in his typeface family.  I chose this font to represent me simply because it challenges traditional fonts. This…