Design #braille #fonts #letters April 6, 2018 Laura Staugaitis Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi has created an ingenious font that merges different typefaces to allow both sighted and blind readers to use the same text. Thinking ahead to Tokyo’s hosting of the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, Takahashi shares on his website that
“When the Velvetyne crew and I published the typeface, I called it ‘a smooth blend of Merovingian writing, blackletter influences and contemporary shapes,’” designer Jean Baptiste Morizot says of his typeface, Trickster. “It’s a smart way to say I don’t know how to label it properly.” Released via playful French
Altero is a free font with a bold look designed and released by Stefano Giliberti. It comes in two styles (Regular and Outlined), contains 505 glyphs, including app caps letter, numerals and symbols and supports 91 languages. Altero is a great choice for designing typefaces, headlines, banners, ads, posters and
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Type foundry Fontsmith has launched FS Industrie, a new adaptive type system designed around five different widths and seven different weights, creating a total of 70 different variants (including italics). Fontsmith’s type design director Phil Garnham provides some context behind the new release: “We are on the cusp of a
Photoshop may have “photo” in its name, but it is designed for all manner creative possibilities, including working with text. It’s also expandable, not limited to the fonts that come pre-installed or are already on your computer. This is good news, because those stock fonts aren’t good enough for you,
Smarter Font Identification Identifying a font just got a little easier today. The WhatTheFont mobile app has been redesigned and relaunched with several great new features. In the past, I’ve had to play tricks to identify script fonts by manually spacing out individual glyphs for identifiers to recognise letters, but
Creative fresh free script fonts , brush fonts , handwritten fonts and sans serif fonts with stylish extras for professional graphic designers. These fonts will perfect for many different project like photography, watermark, quotes, blog header, poster, wedding, branding, logo , fashion, apparel, letter, invitation, stationery, Web UI and legible
COMMUNICATION ARTS | Read the article on communicationarts.com > Future Fonts | Communication Arts Background: With Lizy Gershenzon and Travis Kochel from Scribble Tone, we were trying to make something interesting for graphic designers who are especially passionate about typography and typeface selection. By offering in-progress versions of really beautiful typefaces,
German-born, Tschichold is one of the most outstanding and influential typographers of the 20th century, He cleared away the old typography of pre-1925 and made room for a modern, structured and regulated new typography. His work is characterised by rigorous structure, asymmetrical placement of contrasting elements, and layouts based on horizontal and vertical underlying grids.
Recently designed and published by Sinikka Li, a German hand-lettering artist and typographer, La Parisienne is a handwritten signature typeface that comes with over 128 stylistic ligatures to let you create typographic work with a natural handwriting style. The font works on both systems Mac and PC.