Welcome to INCH x INCH, where we believe small things can make a big difference. Our monthly one-inch button club benefits national and local educational youth art programs. Join us in our mission to inspire, nurture, and educate creative young minds. Because just one inch could take a child artist miles.
Ken Barber is a letterer, type designer and type director at design studio and font foundry House Industries. He is also a partner of Photo-Lettering, Inc., the online lettering-vending service nominated by the Design Museum London as a Design of the Year recipient. Ken’s work is in the permanent collections of the Smithsonian Institution’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum and the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation, and has been honored by the New York Type Directors Club as well as Association Typographique Internationale. In addition to teaching at The Cooper Union in New York City, Ken regularly conducts hand-lettering workshops. He recently co-authored House Industries: The Process is the Inspiration (Watson-Guptill, 2017) with Andy Cruz and Rich Roat.