Type Supply has been in the business of developing typefaces and lettering for brands, publications, corporations and institutions. The company is helmed by Tal Leming.
Tal Leming is a type designer, lettering artist and type technology specialist living and working in Baltimore, Maryland. After graduating from Louisiana State University in 1997 he worked for DSI-LA where he specialized in corporate identity and communication design. After his tenure at DSI-LA, he handled brand and promotion design duties at Zoom Design (now Bochanis Rogan Zoom) for a wide array of national and international clients. In 2001 he joined the legendary type foundry House Industries as a resident jack of all trades. While at House, he designed and produced a staggering number of over-inked, hyper-detailed catalogs and advertisements in addition to developing new typefaces for the House library. In 2005 he set out on his own to found Type Supply where he focuses on developing original typefaces and lettering while pushing the boundaries of type technology.
Leming’s typefaces have been seen on screens large and small, in magazines and newspapers and on everything from packages to clothing. His work has won numerous awards, most notably his typeface United was included in the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum’s National Design Triennial in 2003.