2018 Nebraska Type Challenge

Type Week 1: Ampersand

This week officially kicks off the Nebraska Type Challenge, a 30 week typography experiment that Pixel Bakery is helping put on. Over the course of the next 30 weeks several talented designers in the Lincoln and Omaha area will be tackling one character a week. The first week’s challenge character was an ampersand and provided some stunning results:

Amanda Walla

Ervin & Smith

Kate Fiedler

Nebraska Press

Michael Nielsen


Samee Callahan

PLAY Creative

Josh Hoepner

Pixel Bakery

Mike Rudolf

Swanson Russell

Jordan Lambrecht

Pixel Bakery

Quenton Orr

Swanson Russell

Allie Laing


Daniel Neuman

Agency 877

Hannah Klemme

Pixel Bakery

Be sure to check out the rest of the series:

Week 01: Ampersand
Week 02: Question Mark
Week 03: Semicolon
Week 04: Exclamation Mark