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NEST: Type for the Birds

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A book and accompanying handmade miniature wunderkammer containing samples of the handmade type. Book is digitally printed and hand-bound with some sewn-in foldouts. Created by Jessica for Experimental Typography, taught by Paul Hodgson at OCAD.

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Details of the handmade letters, which are made from assorted natural materials (including lichen, bark, dried grass, cedar sprigs, and embroidery thread scraps):

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