This Week in Fonts A monumental family from Hoefler & Co, a casual sans by Type Supply, a seaworthy display from Kyle Wayne Benson, a ferry inspired face by Letters from Sweden, an extensive script family from Martina Flor, a strong grotesk by The Northern Block, a functional slab from ReType, and a bright iconset by Symbolset. Continue reading this article The Sign Painter A short film on sign painter, Mike Langley: Continue reading this article
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Top 100 Best, Cool, Most Popular Professional Fonts (In English) - StumbleUpon Posted on 04'09 Mar Posted on March 4, 2009 along with 182 JUST™ Creative Comments Based on a variety of factors listed below, these are the top 100 best fonts of all time. To say the least, ranking fonts is an obviously hard task… how does one measure aesthetic quality, the benefit of an item, its value to humanity and so fourth? Well, in this particular German publication, the judges ranked the fonts by their objective and various other weighted measurements: