In this play of letters, I took everyday phrases and words and created typographic puzzles and interpretations. Each panel contains a cliche saying or a word delineated in a fun and interesting way. For this project I kept my graphics simple: using nothing but black and white colors and avoiding direct illustrations. Each solution is presented on a 5 by 5 inch card.
A slash in the word "ice" suggests the saying "breaking the ice". The word two "e"s in the word "sleep" are turned into close eyelids. The "f" and the "e" in the word "frame" are enlarged to enclose the letters in between...
In total, 15 cards were produced