Category Archives: design

merceria*…

*merceria = haberdashery

Beautiful old school neon haberdashery sign in Arzua, Galicia:

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More lovely graphics in the form of the sign for Trigas Ferretería (Ironmongers) that also doubles as a tourist shop as Arzua is for many pilgrims the last stopping point before the day long trek and culmination of the Camino de Santiago (into Santiago de Compostela)

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the joy of good graphics…

Love this bar sign for Bar Luis in the small Galician town of Arzua, beautiful economy of graphic design, been the same for a good 40 years or more.

IMG_20171227_115351IMG_20171227_115334IMG_20171227_115229…fabulous wallpaper from interior…

indian graphics…

A quick post on the merits of Indian graphic design, picked up off the road to Ajjampudi; the face of Ulta Palta salty snacks, woman one way up, man the other…but which way is the right way up????

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in praise of indian school posters…

A post dedicated to the marvellous and informative art of Indian scholastic posters photographed at a high school in Vijayawada:

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P1250788love Q for Queen!

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indian fashion…it’s all in the details…

Spectacular outfit worn by village girl at school…like i said, it’s all in the details, love the almost symmetry of the clothes, her pose and herself!:

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