D ESIGNER / rob e r t s l i mb a c h & C a rol T wombly Robert Slimbach is an American type designer, on staff with Adobe since 1987. He received the Charles Peignot Award from ATypI for excellence in type design in 1991. He has also designed typefaces for ITC.
Carol Twombly, born in America 1959, is a calligrapher and typeface designer. As a child, Twombly was always interested in artistics forms, and explored many different artistic disciplines. It was through this that Twombly discovered her love for sculpture
which she then went on to study and the Rhode Island School of Design. After arriving at the school, Twombly then changed her focus from sculpting to design.