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BluHead Studio LLC [Steve Zafarana]

Type design studio located in Norwood, MA, est. 2005. Fonts can be bought at MyFonts.

BluHead Studio LLC was founded in 2005 by a group of type designers, including Steve Zafarana, who founded Tail Spin Studio in 1999, also in Norwood, MA.

Steve Zafarana was senior type designer at Bitstream from 2006-2012 and at Monotype from 2012 onwards.

BluHead Studio was filling out the character sets and digitizing the font designs of New Zealand designer Joseph Churchward. These include the psychedelic Ta Tiki CW (2006), Conserif CW, Design CW (2006, geometric). Creations by Tallulah Bluhead include Soylent Blu BH (2006) and Conference Call BH (2006).

Roy Preston published the Prenton RP humanist sans family in 2006 and the comic book style families Comixed RP and Roy Hand RP in 2007.

Between 2006 and 2008, several hand-printed typefaces were published. These include Barbara Script BH (2007, after the hand of Barbara Bemiss), Ciof Script BH (2008, a felt tip pen font after Susan Ciofolo Antico), Sally Script BH (2006, after Sally Muspratt), and Joanne Script BH (2007, by Joanne Paul). Sparkle Bluff BH (2007) is a ball and stick font for children. Notebook BH (2008) is a block letter face.

In 2007, BluHead started publishing fonts by Joseph Churchward: Churchward Asia, Churchward Brush, Churchward Chinatype, Churchward Heading, Churchward Lorina (2014---the original by Churchward goes back to 1996), Churchward Maori, Churchward Maricia, Churchward Ta Tiki, Churchward Conserif, Churchward Design Lines, Churchward Freedom, Churchward Isabella (2015, a sans), Churchward Marianna (bubblegum face), Churchward Montezuma (2012, based on an Aztec-inspired design), Churchward Newstype (2008), Churchward Samoa, Churchward Supascript.

FontShop link. Creative Market link. Klingspor link.

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EXTERNAL LINKS
BluHead Studio LLC
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Creative Market page
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INTERNAL LINKS
Commercial fonts (small outfits) ⦿ Type in New Zealand ⦿ Comic/cartoon fonts ⦿ Type designers ⦿ Type designers ⦿ Maori fonts ⦿ Handwriting fonts ⦿ Type scene in Massachusetts ⦿ Brush script typefaces ⦿ Psychedelic types ⦿ Erotic fonts ⦿ Mexican simulation typefaces ⦿ Bubblegum typefaces ⦿ Hawaiian (tiki) fonts ⦿ Aztec typefaces ⦿ Dingbats (original) ⦿








file name: Steve Zafarana Conference Call B H 2006


file name: Steve Zafarana I T C Fontoon 1996


file name: Steve Zafarana I T C Fontoonies I T C Gargoonies I T C Backyard Beasties 1996


file name: Steve Zafarana Sketch 1996


file name: Steve Zafarana Notebook B H 2008


file name: Steve Zafarana Soylent Blu B H 2006


file name: Blu Head Studio Churchward Montezuma 2012


file name: Joseph Churchward Churchward Brush 2009


file name: Joseph Churchward Churchward Chinatype 2008


file name: Joseph Churchward Churchward Marianna 2007


file name: Joseph Churchward Churchward Newstype 2008


file name: Joseph Churchward Churchward Isabella 2015


file name: Joseph Churchward Churchward Isabella 2015b


file name: Blu Head Churchward Lorina Bold 2014


file name: Blu Head Churchward Lorina Bold 2014b


file name: Joseph Churchward Churchward Isabella 2015


file name: Joanne Paul Joanne Script B H 2006


file name: Sally Muspratt Sally Script B H 2006


file name: Susan Ciofolo Antico Coif Script B H 2008


file name: Roy Preston Prenton Ultra Condensed


file name: Steve Zafarana Portrait







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