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

Skills

Kerning, Graphic Design, Visual & UX Design, Illustration, Lettering, Typeface Design, Friendship, Learning, Giving Advice, Sharing Ideas, Bowling Buddy, Movie Quoting, Note Taking, Improv, Hand Tool Woodworker

Contact

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

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Things I Know To Be True

  • Faith. Hope. Love.
  • Live with passion and quality.
  • Look out, beyond what you already know.
  • Design and build to be timeless.
  • Learn from your own chosen masters.
  • Our environment will always change.
  • Simplicity is difficult to achieve.
  • Anger lacks spirit. Passion is formidable.
  • Be open to new ideas.
  • The synopsis is usually better than the film.
  • It takes five minutes to steep black tea.
  • Pantone 2955C is the TARDIS blue.
  • Tina Fey is all kinds of hilarious.
  • “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

I can't show my client work from Mutual Mobile. So here you'll find a small collection of designs I've done in my free time. Animations were done in After Effects or Quartz Composer.
  • 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, HelloFont.

Mainsail CPC, Siren CPC, Scrimshaw CPC, Compass Rose CPC, Mutiny CPC, Batten CPC, Beach Ball CPC, Armada CPC

Artwork

You can purchase some of my printed artwork through Society6.

Art Prints, Stationary Cards, iPad Cases, Device Skins, Clothing, Throw Pillows, Tote Bags, Wall Clocks, Mugs, Shower Curtains, Rugs