Agraphic design craftsman with a stubborn curiosity and minimalist point of view.
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Christopher P. Cacho
Austin, Texas

About

I was born in Cleveland, Ohio to a wholehearted, bold, and creative family. Most of my life has been spent practicing within the graphic design trade. I now live in Austin, Texas with my lovely wife Stacey and our cat, Rori. I'm currently designing interfaces during the day and designing typefaces at night.

Skills

Kerning, Type Direction, Graphic Design, Software Interface Design, Illustration, Lettering, Typeface Design, Friendship, Learning, Giving Advice, Sharing Ideas, Bowling, Movie Quoting, Note Taking, Improv, Woodworking

Contact

If you want to say "ahoy!", grab a drink together, or you want to ask me to design something, please send messages to ahoy@christophercacho.com

Meanwhile...

Things I Know To Be True

  • Faith. Hope. Love.
  • Live with passion and quality.
  • Look out, beyond what you already know.
  • Be timeless.
  • Learn from your own chosen masters.
  • Our environment will always change.
  • There are no shortcuts.
  • Be open to new ideas.
  • Pantone 2955C is the TARDIS blue.
  • Tina Fey is all kinds of hilarious.

Colophon

This site uses the typeface family Compass Rose CPC. It was designed specificly for my website.

  • “Iron rusts from disuse; stagnant water loses its purity and in cold weather becomes frozen; even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.”
    Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci
  • “We shape our tools and thereafter our tools shape us.”
    Herbert Marshall McLuhan
  • “Don’t make something unless it is both made necessary and useful; but if it is both necessary and useful, don’t hesitate to make it beautiful.”
    Shaker Dictum
  • “Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.”
    Abraham Lincoln
  • “Love is the difficult realization that something other than oneself is real.”
    Dame Iris Murdoch
  • “I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
    Maya Angelou
  • “Simple things should be simple, complex things should be possible.”
    Alan Curtis Kay
  • “Do everything by hand even when using the computer.”
    Hayao Miyazaki

Visual Design

This small collection of software design work I've done for clients. I'm not able to display client details in my public portfolio, but let's talk. Animations were done in After Effects or Quartz Composer.
  • Data Feedback
  • Login to Black
  • Clock Icons
  • Weather Screensaver
  • Weather Screensaver
  • Calendar
  • Menu Activity
  • Color Load
  • Save
  • Capture
  • On Tap
  • Mr. White
  • Mr. White - Warning

Type & Lettering

Personal Projects

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Fonts

If you'd like to purchase a license for one of my fonts you can find them on
Gumroad, Creative Market, Envato Market, Sellfy.

Artwork

You can purchase some of my printed artwork through Society6.