Parent Conversation Guides

Font Fight

Font Fight

One of the most ubiquitous of the visual arts? Fonts! The purpose of these discussion points is to heighten your child’s awareness of how much care goes into something so basic. Media and advertisers leverage every aspect of their visual messaging. And it opens up a tool box for your child to consider when they are crafting visual messages. Here’s a fun article about a font-obsessed person.

Notice the fonts you see in movie & product ads, graphic novels and musical groups. Get in a “font kudo” habit.  When you see a special font that really works – you both say “font kudo to (name of the company)!” Then a high-five?