Lucien Liz-Lepiorz

design & develop

Fuzzy Knuckles

Envisioned as an homage to the designer, Fuzzy Knuckles takes Erik Spiekermann’s Fira Sans as a base upon which thousands of hairs generate and grow. Utilizing Processing, a field of vector origin points allows each strand to mutuate in direction, length, and opacity.

developing with Processing

developing with Processing

initial experimentation: molecular

initial experimentation: molecular

As much as any other artistic field, typographic form expresses personality: Fuzzy Knuckles arose from the desire to integrate corporeal elements with the technical arena of strokes and polygons.

a wet and wispy w

a wet and wispy w

b: the fuzz chub

b: the fuzz chub

cowlick k

cowlick k

Careful tweaking of the generated hair’s density and length resulted in code that could consistently produce the perfect amount of playful tufts.

two-story grizzly

two-story grizzly

an untamable tangle

an untamable tangle

ampersand detail

ampersand detail

Automatically exported as a PDF, each letterform emerges from Processing with pure geometry, free of rasterization and ready for usage at any scale.

alphabet with punctuation

alphabet with punctuation

merchandise application

merchandise application

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