Megan Taylor

front-end dev, volunteacher, news & data junkie, bibliophile, Flyers fan, sci-fi geek and kitteh servant

SNDBoston: Chip Kidd

Clue: a number of people, 19 across, eleven letters

advice: teach yourself how to write, learn how to do crossword puzzles

design of comic book covers: BOUNDARIES! gay superman, robin kicking batman in the crotch

Forget the preconception of what a best-selling book might look like.

Typography 101: Make the word look like what it says. What happens when you turn this the other way around? Avoid literal representations. Try to work elements from life into your work.

Sometimes the light just goes off, even if its a stupid book. Book jackets can only do so much.

Kidd is freaking hilarious.

Answer: Anaesthesia.

  • This is in reference to your chat with Chip Kidd. I believe he is a relative of mine. Not only in name but he is also the spitting image of my father, Melvin Kidd, who was raised in Oklahoma and had a brother named Vern. Can you help me?

  • Melicia Dawn Kidd

    This is in reference to your chat with Chip Kidd. I believe he is a relative of mine. Not only in name but he is also the spitting image of my father, Melvin Kidd, who was raised in Oklahoma and had a brother named Vern. Can you help me?

  • Sorry, I didn’t actually talk to Chip Kidd, he gave a presentation to a large audience. I believe if you Google him you might find something.

  • Sorry, I didn’t actually talk to Chip Kidd, he gave a presentation to a large audience. I believe if you Google him you might find something.

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