Classification

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Context , construct and classifications. We applied this when searching for types of Vernacular typography.

Construct is how the text is formed such as:

  • Stencil
  • Hand Rendered
  • Engraved
  • Embossed
  • Painted
  • Printed

 

Context, why is is there what is its purpose.

  • Directional
  • Informative
  • Memorial
  • Warnings
  • Advertising
  • Anti-establishment

 

Classifications , the style of type.

  • Capital
  • Serif
  • Sans-Serif
  • Condensed
  • Bold
  • Italic

 

Breaks down a typeface into three manageable categories allowing you to explore that type with a greater understanding.

Easier to then identify each typeface into a separate category.

 

 

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