This is often expressed through lettering and typeface design. Currently, they operate a small studio practice in Greenpoint, Brooklyn with their partner Kelly Thorn as Charles&Thorn. From 2011–2014 they were Senior Designer at Louise Fili Ltd. Previously, they have taught Typography at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, is a graduate of the Type@Cooper Extended Program at the Cooper Union, and served as Communication Judge for the Type Director's Club 2017 Annual.
Spencer has released typefaces through Lost Type, Future Fonts, and written about left-handed calligraphy. This page is set in the typeface family Fraunces, an Open Source font family they are currently designing with support from Google Fonts. ¶