Fine Art student vs. Graphic Design student
In my second year of uni I had a graphic designer boyfriend, and I can still remember the scowls and withering looks of my Fine Art peers, fully loaded with contempt and derision at being associated with 'one of them'.
I graduated a while ago now, and I've grown up a lot since then, but still the fact of my being a Fine Art graduate means this is not an easy thing to admit to.
I love typography.
I love fonts.
I love punctuation marks.
There, I said it. I'm a Fine Artist who also loves lettering - and I'm not ashamed!
Furthermore, I am in love with ampersands.
Just look how deliciously perfect they are, in all sorts of situations and media: