TYPE DESIGN INFORMATION PAGE last updated on Mon May 27 04:51:20 EDT 2019

SEARCH THIS SITE:

IMAGE SEARCH:

FONT RECOGNITION VIA FONT MOOSE

LUC DEVROYE


ABOUT







Suomi Type Foundry [Tomi Haaparanta]

Tomi Haaparanta (b. Vaasa, Finland, 1967) is a Finnish type designer and art director. He created many great fonts, and founded Suomi Type Foundry in 2005. Speaker at ATypI 2005 in Helsinki. MyFonts link. FontShop link. Klingspor link. His typefaces, suboptimally grouped:

  • Typefaces from 2016: Suomi Hand Script.
  • Typefaces from 2015: Tool (a classic, narrow and clean sans serif family with seven weights), Triangle (wedge serif typeface), Tip (a modulated sans).
  • Typefaces from 2013: Abandon (a basic sans family), This (a rounded family), Abiding (slab serif).
  • Typefaces from 2012: SciFly (a free rounded sans commissioned by Flyerzone).
  • Typefaces from 2011: Tow (a headline font family), Grumpy Black (Black 24 is based on the headline typeface ITC Grouch (1970, Ronne Bonder and Tom Carnase), and the other styles are increasingly of higher contrast).
  • Creations in 2010: Tenner (very plump and round, good for signage), Tart Heavy (fat slabs to drool over), That (a display family, +Open, +Irregular, +Bold), Thud (an industrial belt octagonal/mechanical family), Steelworks (a sturdy mechanical sans), Taste This (sans family), Telltale, Titillation (rounded), Tide (connected script emulating ink flow), Taffee (narrow sans), Televisio, Tournedot (a very cute and lively semi-serif headline face), Tempest, Tristan (hand-printed), Cider Script, Toffee Script (after an art nouveau typeface called Regina Cursive, which was published by H. Berthold Messinglinienfabrik und Schriftgiesserei around 1895). Tonsure Script (a high-contrast connected script), Ticketbook (for movie posters), Suomi Sans (a family with special counters).
  • Creations in 2009: Tar (rounded sans family), Marimekko (a slab family for a Finnish clothing company, adapted from its 1954 Olivetti typewriter roots), Vektori (monoline octagonal), Kaapeli (Tomi's take on Kabel), Suomi Slab Serif (related to American Typewriter), Marimekko Sans, Tee Franklin (gothic sans family, made for The British Vogue---check out the light weight; done with Brian Kaszonyi), Tobacco (octagonal, based on drawing program emulation), Pannartz (based on a scan of a 1476 text by Sweynheim&Pannartz), Suomi Hand (FontShop), That (4-weight serif family), Talbot (connected script patterned after the Talbot car logo), Taint (modular ink trap face), Tailor (slab serif), Tink, Tale 40, Tale 20, Story 40, Story 20 (all pixel fonts), Tictac (a 3D face), Giro (done on purpose to mimic the ugly Giro d'Italia geometric logo font), Tame (rounded sans), Suomi Script, Explosion (grunge).
  • Creations in 2007: Caxton Script (blackletter).
  • At ITC: ITC Tetra (2005, squarish face), ITC Tomism (2005, modeled after Church Slavonic), ITC Tyke (2004, a take on Cooper Black).
  • At Psy-Ops: Temporal, Torus.
  • At T-26: Talmud (1998, faux Hebrew), TyrantRoman (1998, an Exocet-style face, T-26), Tumbler, Torino-Book, Tonic, Terylene, Tension, Teebone, Task-Toobig, Target (2004), Tantalus, Aged (1999), and Taper (2009, slab serif), the experimental sans families Target Recut (2004).
  • At FUSE: FutuRoman (FUSE95).
  • Tang (2004, an anti-inkbleed sans family done for very small point sizes).
  • At Agfa Creative Alliance: Tangerine, Teethreedee, Twinkle.
  • With Klaus Haapaniemi and Brian Kaszonyi: the 15-font War family in 1999-2000.
  • At Linotype: TeebrushPaint LT Std (2003).
  • Game (family).
  • Tubby.

Dafont link.

View Tomi Haaparanta's typefaces.

EXTERNAL LINKS
Suomi Type Foundry
 [Buy fonts]
 [Designer info]
Fontspring link [Buy fonts]
Monotype link
Monotype foundry link
Dafont page
Klingspor Museum page
MyFonts search
Monotype search
Fontspring search
Google search

INTERNAL LINKS
Type designers ⦿ Type designers ⦿ The Finnish type scene ⦿ Cyrillic simulation fonts ⦿ Commercial fonts (small outfits) ⦿ Pixel/bitmap fonts ⦿ Blackletter fonts ⦿ Very thin (hairline sans) typefaces ⦿ Experimental type ⦿ Brush script typefaces ⦿ Typewriter fonts ⦿ Handwriting fonts ⦿ 3D fonts ⦿ Horror fonts ⦿ Hebrew simulation fonts ⦿ Art Nouveau typefaces ⦿ Octagonal typefaces ⦿ Signage typefaces ⦿ Fashion mag typefaces ⦿ Cooper Black ⦿ Sites with only a few free fonts ⦿ Caxton ⦿








file name: Tomi Haaparanta Pic


file name: Suomi Suomi Hand Script 2015 202745


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Suomi Hand Script 2016 202744


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Suomi Hand Script 2016 202747


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Suomi Hand Script 2016


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tow Bold 2011


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Teefranklin


file name: Brian Kaszonyi Tomi Haaparanta Tee Franklin 2013


file name: Brian Kaszonyi Tomi Haaparanta Tee Franklin 2013b


file name: Brian Kaszonyi Tomi Haaparanta Tee Franklin 2013c


file name: Brian Kaszonyi Tomi Haaparanta Tee Franklin 2013d


file name: Brian Kaszonyi Tomi Haaparanta Tee Franklin 2013f


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Triangle 2015 178555


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Triangle 2015 a


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Triangle 2015 b


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Triangle 2015 c


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Triangle 2015 d


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Triangle 2015e


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tip Bold 2015


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tip Heavy 2015


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tip Medium 2015


file name: Suomi Tool 2015 185953


file name: Suomi Tool 2015a


file name: Suomi Tool 2015b


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tool 2015 185949


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tool 2015 185951


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tool 2015 185952


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tool 2015


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Grumpy 2011


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Grumpy 2011


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Grumpy 2011b


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Grumpy 2011c


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Grumpy 2011d


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Grumpy Black 2011


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Abiding Bold 2013


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Abiding Thin 2013


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Sci Fly 2012


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tenner 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tide Script


file name: Tomi Haaparanta That 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta That Bold 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta That Irregular 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta That Open 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta That 2010b


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tar


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tar 2009b


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tar 2009


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Abandon Bold 2013


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Abandon Book 2013


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Abandon Light 2013


file name: Tomi Haaparanta This 2013


file name: Suomi Tobacco Book 2011


file name: Suomi Tobacco 2009


file name: Suomi Thud 2010


file name: Suomi Thud Black 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Steelworks 2010c


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Taste This 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Telltale 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Titillation 2010


file name: Suomi Titillation 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tide 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tide 2010b


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tempest 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tempest 2010b


file name: Suomi Tempest 2010


file name: Suomi Televisio 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Cider Script 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tournedot Book 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Suomisans


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Suomi Sans counters 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Suomi Sans Light 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Suomiscript


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Suomi Hand Script 2010


file name: Suomi Suomi Script Book 2004


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tailor


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tailor


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tame


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tang


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tang 2005


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Taper t26 2009


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Toffeescript


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Toffee Script 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Ticketbook


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Ticketbook 2010b


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Ticketbook 2010c


file name: Suomi Tubby Book Tomi Haaparanta 2001


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Marimekko 2009


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Marimekko Sans 2009


file name: Suomi Pannartz Book 2009


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Suomi Slab Serif 2009


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Suomi Slab Serif 2009b


file name: Tomi Haaparanta T26 Talmud 1998


file name: Tomi Haaparanta T26 Tyrant 1998


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tonsure Script 2010


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tristan 2010


file name: Suomi Tart Heavy 2010a


file name: Tomi Haaparanta Tart Heavy 2010


file name: Suomi Tart Heavy 2010b







Luc Devroye ⦿ School of Computer Science ⦿ McGill University Montreal, Canada H3A 2K6 ⦿ lucdevroye@gmail.com ⦿ http://luc.devroye.org ⦿ http://luc.devroye.org/fonts.html