One of the fastest, easiest ways to create a unique graphic design is with fonts, by using typographic and layout tools such as the highly recommended SimplyMpress for the Mac. This is the app that comes with dozens of fonts, paper patterns, and unique images which let you stylize text and images for logos, posters, cards, flyers, scrapbooks and any graphic design which needs a vintage typographic element.
Take a look at these great examples of vintage typographic work.
Those designs are all well and good but how do you get there? SimplyMpress is straightforward with an uncluttered toolbar. Drag and drop your own photos or images. Click to apply textures to type or images.
Text can easily be manipulated with basic Mac tools for leading, cropping, padding, inverting, mirroring, and much more. SimplyMpress comes with over two dozen new fonts from the wood type collection in the companion product LetterMpress, but there’s also dozens of unique paper patterns, and backgrounds.
The whole packages smacks of vintage typographic designs from yesteryear, but the variety of the tools gives you nearly unlimited options. For example, textures can be applied to type and images. With SimplyMpress trial and error will be your friend.