2015 Sampler of Fonts and Art

2015 Sampler of Fonts and Art

At the start of every year we put out a special sampler package of the fonts and art which we released or revised in the previous year at a very low introductory price. It’s a great way to try out some of our products. Now it’s time to release the sampler for 2015, with a great selection of recent font …


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Text Fonts Collection

Text Fonts Collection

Text fonts are fundamental for virtually any project. For a lot of computer users and desktop publishers text fonts are all there is. They tend to use the same basic fonts for a wide variety of uses, and they are almost all text fonts. Times and Helvetica are fine fonts, but they do get a little boring after a while. …


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Rounders: New Font

Rounders: New Font

BUY NOW TRY DEMO The great new fonts continue with our new Rounders font. Rounders is an unusual Art Deco style font based on signmakers lettering from the early 1930s. Rounders has a full character set, punctuation and numbers. The uppercase characters feature unique outline features, the lowercase is unembellished. The overall look is very bold, stylized and striking. You …


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Baraquiel: Featured Font

Baraquiel: Featured Font

Baraquiel is based on an interesting style of calligraphic script we found in a turn-of-the-century magazine ad. It is much more acutely slanted than most scripts, and has pretty dramatic variations in weight. Nonetheless it has high readability and works well in combination with many of our text fonts, particularly Evadare and Albemarle. Baraquiel also makes an excellent chalk-board style …


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Gothic Fonts Collection

Gothic Fonts Collection

Our gothic font collection is a compilation of our most interesting fonts based on gothic type and late medieval calligraphy. It covers the range from the historical styles in which gothic printing had its inspiration to the ornate heights of complex gothic fonts from 19th century Germany. This includes fonts in the style sometimes called ‘Old English’, as well as …


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Ring of the Nibelungs – Folkard Illustrations

Ring of the Nibelungs – Folkard Illustrations

We’ve recently added some really great illustrated books to our collection with illustrations by Charles Folkard. These are all from the 1910s and 1920s and address fairy tale and mythological themes with some of Folkard’s best illustrations. You may have seen some of Folkard’s other work on this site, such as our Folkard font, the Folkard Caption font and illustrations …


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Cosmopolis – First New Font of 2016

Cosmopolis – First New Font of 2016

Our first font for 2016 is a stylist super-bold display and title font called Cosmopolis. It has an attractive element of perspective to the characters and a look which would be excellent for advertising posters in an urban environment, hence the name.


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Nosegrind Font in <b>Street Art</b>

Nosegrind Font in Street Art

I found a book in a recent visit to the used book store called Street Art, published about a year ago in England. It’s a compendium of photographs of graffiti and street art from all over the world and it’s even spawned a couple of calendars for 2015 and 2016. To me the most interesting part about the book is …


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Abelarde: Featured Font

Abelarde: Featured Font

Abelarde is a classic medieval gothic style font which combines traditional blackletter style lower case characters with more ornate and decorative capital letters with some nice swash features.


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New Fonts of 2015

New Fonts of 2015

Every year we release a number of new fonts, and at the end of the year we collect them all together and release them as a collection at a great discount price. 2015 was a pretty productive year, with a total of 19 new fonts released, including some really memorable original designs and unique revivals.  These 20 fonts were also …


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Gods of Mars – Last Font of 2015

Gods of Mars – Last Font of 2015

BUY NOW TRY DEMO Our last font of 2015 is a special pulp Science Fiction font based on the lettering from the cover of the 1918 edition of the Edgar Rice Burroughs classic The Gods of Mars. The novel is basically swords and sorcery in space, but it is part of the foundational legacy of Science Fiction. It has a …


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The Art of William Russell Flint

The Art of William Russell Flint

Sir William Russell Flint was the Artist Laureate to Queen Victoria at the end of her reign, and while he was highly regarded in his own era as one of the great artists of the time, his work has largely been forgotten today. However, he left behind a legacy of extraordinary illustrations on classical themes and we’ve preserved some of …


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