Figurative Initials Font – New Release

Figurative Initials Font – New Release

BUY NOW TRY DEMO Figurative Initials are letters which take the form of a person or thing which has meaning beyond just the letter. They have been very popular over the years for teaching the alphabet to children or as decorative initials. In the early 20th century British calligrapher Vere Foster designed a set of Figurative Initials for one of …


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Wildflower Initials: New Font

Wildflower Initials: New Font

BUY NOW TRY DEMO Wildflower Initials is based on a fully developed artist’s sample of decorative book initials from the late 19th century. Complete alphabets of decorative initials from any period are quite rare because certain letters are almost never actually used in published text. The initials consist of Art Nouveau style gothic letters superimposed on detailed sketches of different …


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Almanac – New Font from Eric Sloane

Almanac – New Font from Eric Sloane

BUY NOW TRY DEMO We seem to be having a week focused on Eric Sloane, so a featured font based on his characteristic lettering designs seems like a must, and conveniently we didn’t have a font yet based on his more formal italic script style, so we went to work and the result is the new Almanac font, based on …


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Two New Initials Fonts by Delamotte

Two New Initials Fonts by Delamotte

Freeman Delamotte (not to be confused with the late 19th century footballer of the same name) was a design historian of the mid-19th century who was second only to his contemporary Owen Jones in his ability to recreate historical lettering and to create new lettering in traditional historical styles. We recently acquired a significant library of Delamotte’s works, including bound …


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Happy Birthday to CFA Voysey

Last week was the 159th anniversary of Arts and Crafts pioneer CFA Voysey. Voysey was an architect who worked on the principle of form following function and the idea that designers should engage in the entire process of decorating and furnishing a home, popularized contemporaneously by designers like William Morris and later by Frank Lloyd Wright. Some time ago we …


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Elizabethan Script Font Set

Elizabethan Script Font Set

BUY NOW TRY DEMO A major design project has finally come to fruition, a special collection of compatible fonts which form a comprehensive survey of variants of Elizabethan era cursive script lettering. This set consists of four fonts which include at least four variant forms of every upper and lower case character, all stylistically compatible so you can mix and …


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Saxon Initials: New Font

Saxon Initials: New Font

BUY NOW TRY DEMO Well here’s a cool new font. But though the font is new it is based on something very old. Saxon Initials is based on early medieval manuscript lettering recreated by F. G. Delamotte in the mid-19th century. It’s just the basic character set, but it was very challenging to digitize because of the many fine lines …


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Zadkiel: Humanist Script Font

Zadkiel: Humanist Script Font

BUY NOW TRY DEMO Humanistic script fonts are always popular, especially for invitations, menus and addressing envelopes. We have several other examples in our collection, including Abdiel and Hanes Italic, both of which can also be found in our Script Fonts Package, but for a recent project a client wanted something similar but different, so we went to our resources …


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Wendingen: New Font

Wendingen: New Font

BUY NOW TRY DEMO Wendingen  was an architecture and design magazine published in Amsterdam from 1918 to 1932.  It was one of the leading influences in the Art Deco movement and the the related Amserdam School of Dutch Expressionism.  It featured issues which focused on the work of DeKlerk, Liszitsky, Frank Lloyd Wright and others. Although it was published for …


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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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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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Roy Lichtenstein Gothic – A Comic Caption Font

Roy Lichtenstein Gothic – A Comic Caption Font

BUY NOW TRY DEMO As you may have noticed we’ve been putting out new fonts at a furious pace to meet an end of the year deadline. So some excellent fonts are coming at you fast and furious and we’ve got one more to go after Christmas. The latest new font is our Lichteinstein Gothic font, based on the comic-book …


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