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Luc Devroye
McGill University
Montreal, Canada
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8chon

Designer of the free hand-drawn poster font Rossetti Caps (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Aaron Joll

Bristol, UK-based designer of the 3d typeface Two Faced (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Aaron Walser

Portland, OR-based designer of the modular typeface CKMY (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Abel & Stone

Design studio in Munich, Germany. Creators of the art deco typeface Quarantaene during the apex of the Ebola scare in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Adam Payne

Stratford-upon-Avon, UK-based graphic designer, who created the display typeface Sharptype (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Adhi Pritish

Bangalore, India-based art director. In 2014, he made a great experimental hybrid typeface. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Adler Aleko Reises

Sao Paulo, Brazil-based designer of a set of computer numerals in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Adriana Arias

During her studies in Tijuana, Mexico, Adriana Arias created a display typeface (2014) with calligraphic roots. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Agustina Pilar

During her graphic design studies in Buenos Aires, Agustina Pilar created the poster typeface GP (2014), which comines techjno with roundness and is featured in a motorbike grand prix context. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Al Imelli

Author of The Book of Alphabets and Layouts, Designs, Scrolls, Panel Ends, Descriptive Matter: The Art of Metal Etching for Ornamental and Sign Purposes, Written and Illustrated by Al. Imelli (1922, Signs of the Times Publishing Co, Cincinnati, OH). Alternate link. For a list of the alphabets in the book, scroll down and check this page.

Some of Imelli's alpabets inspired others to create digital typefaces. Examples:

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Alan Mattano

Milan, Italy-based designer of the rounded monospaced programming font PixelCoding (2013-2015). Alan says that he was inspired by Elysium Film Hex. Behance link. Alan is senior designer at Ferrari and Pininfarina. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Alba Martinez Sanchez

During her studies in Barcelona, Alba Martinez Sanchez created the poster typeface Irregular (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Albin Loyal

Nantes, France-based designer of the high-contrast tweetware typeface Punctuation (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Alejandro Ribadaneira Aguilar

Quito, Ecuador-based designer. Creator of the free geometric font Alektro Young (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Aleksandra Paczkowska

During her studies at Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland, Aleksandra Paczkowska designed the Illustrator-format multi-colored font Juice (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Alena Belokonova

Florence, Italy-based designer of Albe Font (2014, imitating calligraphy), and a few experimental typefaces. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Alessandro Comotti

Milan, Italy-based designer of the free wavy font Liquido (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Alex Galuzin

Pavlodar, Kazakhstan-based designer of the medieval calligraphic typeface Squure Capitals (2014, Latin and Cyrillic). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Alexander Kiselev

Illustrator in Petrozavodsk, Russia, who designed the hand-crafted Cyrillic poster typeface Heikko Script (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Alexander Saavedra

During his graphic design studies in Santa Ana, El Salvador, Alexander Saavedra designed the paperclip typeface Fasten Wire (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Alexandre Lemarechal

Graphic designer in Toulouse, France (b. 1990, Tours, France). Creator of Typo 3D (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Alexis Monroe

Artist in Baltimore, MD, who created Vilnius (2014, bilined), Kobenhaven (2014, stitching font) and Trakai (2014, circle-based font). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Alfonso Carvalho

Porto, Portugal-based designer who used Joan Trochut's SuperVeloz modules to create an untitled stencil typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Aline Hessel

Aline Hessel (Sao Paulo, Brazil) created the rounded monoline sans typeface Linech in 2014 during her studies at SENAC. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Alit Suarnegara
[Gurita Hitam]

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Amanda Bicalho

Belo Horizonte, Brazil-based designer of Patricinhas (2014, a school project typeface at Universidade Estadual de Minas Gerais). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Amantrika Saraogi

Coimbatore, India-based student-designer of the bike-inspired typeface Psyclopath (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

An Jarazzi

Singapore-based designer of the curvy multiline typeface IME (2014), which is based on fingerprint patterns. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ana Cristina Hernandez

Monterrey, Mexico-based designer of the copperplate typeface Heredem (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ana Freitas

Lisbon-based designer of the unicase typeface Retina (20140, which is inspired by a storefront in Porto. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ana Garcia Royo

During her design studies in Barcelona, Ana Garcia Royo created the foliate typeface Leaf (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ana Maria Rodriguez

Bogota, Colombia-based designer of Bloco (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ana Patrícia Ferreira

During her studies at Escola Superior de Artes e Design (ESAD) in Porto, Portugal, Ana Patrícia Ferreira created a poster typeface family in 2014 that was patterned after Joan Trochut Blanchard's Super-Veloz. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Anastasia Dimitriadi

Athens, Greece-based designer of the free Latin / Greek hand-crafted poster typeface Sunday (2014) and the commercial poster typeface Silhouette (2014). Behance link. Creative Market link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Andili Rachouti

Designer in Athens, Greece, who created the alchemic Latin/Greek typeface family Bohemian Rhapsody (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Andrea Peet

Lima, Peru-based designer of the flowery caps typeface Retablo (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Andrea Sogn

Graphic design student in Oslo, Norway, who created Typical Oslo Pictograms (2014) and an electrically charged display typeface called Volt (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Andreas Larsen

Copenhagen-based designer in 2014 of Tal, a full set of numerals in many weights for use on small devices. Tal is advertized as free, but there are no download buttons anywhere. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Andrei Chirisi

Art director in Bucharest, Romania. In 2014, Raluca Circo and Andrei Chirisi codesigned the display typefae Rahove Typerehab. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Andrei Olariu
[Kreativ Font]

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Andreia Sofia Antunes

During her studies in Coimbra, Portugal, Andreia Sofia Antunes designed the display typeface Madalena (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Andres Pulido

Art director in San Jose, Costa Rica, who created the high-contrast didone custom typeface Radar (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Andressa Anantharaju

Designer in San Francisco. In 2014, she created Ksztalt (2014). This contemporary sans typeface was inspired by the architecture of the Jewish Museum of San Francisco, and the shapes of modern Hebrew letters. She is motivated by this quote by Antoine de Saimt-Exupery: A designer knows he has arrived at perfection not when there is no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Andrew Williams

Cardiff, Wales-based designer of the modular typefaces Hackers Sanctuary (014) and Transpose (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Angelica Tapia

During her studies in Santiago, Chile, Angelica Tapia created the mechanical typeface Tachaman (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Angelo Mangano

Graphic designer in Brussels who created the sans typeface Tokyo Airport (2014), together with a set of airport icons. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Anna Ivanir

Illustrator and graphic designer in Haifa, Israel, who created the brushy typeface Akula (2014) and several sets of icons. Creative Market link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Anna Talon

Barcelona-based student-designer of the flared typeface Ginger (2014) and of the modular typeface Leaf (2014, with Ana Garcia Royo). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Anny Idebøen

During her graphic design studies in Oslo, Anny Idebøen created a tessellated hipster typeface (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Anurag J

Mumbai, India-based designer of the free spurred Latin vector format typeface Theka (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ardelia Widyanata

During her studies in Surabaya, Indonesia, Ardelia Widyanata created the decorative "woven" typeface Borneo (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Arief Budiman

Student at Tokyo Visual Arts, b. 1992. Designer of the display sans typeface Sambadha (2014). Behance link. Dafont link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ariel Keenan

Student at Florida Southern College in 2014. Lakeland, FL-based designer of an untitled display typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ariela Gittlen

Brooklyn, NY-based creator of the very friendly rounded arts and crafts typeface Thistle Display (2014), which was inspired by the lettering of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Margaret MacDonald. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Arlinda Lalaj

Visual designer in Seattle, WA, who created Tenso Type in 2014. Tenso Type is based on a mesh design. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Armando MV

During his studies at Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, Armando MV (Tijuana, Mexico) created the display typeface Duatica (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Armando Pineda

Mexico City-based designer of the Capricho (2014), a high-contrast didone with an additional stencil style. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Arnaud Michelland

Grenoble, France-based designer of Kashi Condensed (2014). Behance links. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Arvind Kumar

Visual designer in Chennai, India, who aspires to create India's leading design company. Creator of the great free triangulated typeface Aroly (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Asen Petrov

Type Designer from Dimitrovgrad, Bulgaria, b. 1974. Together with Ani Petrova, he designed the extensive hand-crafted typeface family PH (2014, Fontfabric). This typeface family is accompanied by a nice set of hand-drawn icons such as PH Icons Food and PH Icons Goodies. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Asfarina Ismaili

During her studies at Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Asfarina Ismaili designed the hand-crafted typeface Knite (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ashley Gardner

Ashley Gardner (aka Printable Wisdom) is the Texas-based designer of some hand-crafted typefaces such as Understated (2014). Creative Market link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Autumn Lane Paperie
[Beck McCormick]

Californian designer of some hand-crafted typefaces such as Smirk (2014), AJ Normal (2014, children's hand emulation) and Beck Callig (2014). Creative Market link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Babel Font

Parisian studio. In 2014, they were commissioned by Dragon Rouge to create a typeface family for the soccer club Paris Saint-Germain. Their typeface family is called PSG. Creators of the Latin/ Arabic sans typeface Gibraltar (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Barbra Elaine Kastner

Designer of the grungy typeface Screenprint (2014), which was developed during her studies at Saint Cloud State University in Saint Cloud, MN [Google] [More]  ⦿

Beck McCormick
[Autumn Lane Paperie]

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Ben Bartels
[Benny Blunder]

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Benny Blunder
[Ben Bartels]

Ben Bartels (aka Benny Blunder, London, UK) is a graphic designer and illustrator. He created a number of typefaces in 2014 that are related to comic books and illustrations. These include Bones, Creepin (Halloween font), Bruiser, and Foundry (a spurred heavy octagonal typeface). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Berger + Stadel + Walsh

International design studio in Basel, Switzerland. Creators of these typefaces: Tight Sans (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Bernardo Rojas

During his studies at the Art Institute in San Diego, CA, Bernardo Rojas created the ornamental caps alphabet Paat (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Bethan Miller

During her studies in Wales, Bethan Miller created the display typeface Neptune's Garden (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Bobby Voeten

Bobby Voeten (Crop, The Netherlands) designed the sans typeface Haywire in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Bonjour Molotov

Design studio in Porto, Portugal. In 2006, they designed the compass-and-ruler sans typeface Minimal. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Bradley Stewart

Southampton, UK-based graphic designer, who created the techno typeface Bond and the experimental typefaces Spectrogram and Play Stereo in 2014. Bond is a geometric typeface inspired by Wim Crouwel's "New Alphabet" (1967). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Brandon Carrillo

Los Angeles-based student-designer of the 3d typeface ISO (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Brandon Underwood

During his studies, Brandon Underwood (Hempstead, NY) designed the ornamental Utopian Alphabet (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Brian Galecki

American designer of the outline typeface Pickle Weasel (2014). Dafont link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Brice Queirel

Frenchman who graduated in Applied Art at Teesside University, UK, and who has a Master's degree in Applied Arts fromn Ecole de Cond&eaciute; in Paris. Now based in London, he created the heavy octagonal typeface family Geogothic in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Brielle Lang

Aka Brielle McKenna Fonts. DAmerican designer of the free scratchy hand-crafted font Apple Spice (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Brigette Cox

Bendigo, Australia-based designer of the display typefaces Polyfont (2014, hexagonal), Mother's Day (2014) and Cinderella (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Brixton Doyle

Designer and illustrator in Tuxedo Park, NY. Creator of a rounded sans logo and logotype, Nakamichi (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Bruno Aloy

Bruno Aloy is located in Versailles, Argentina. His creations include Typorama (2014, at FADU / UBA). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Bruno Battistel

Based in Caballito, Argentina, Bruno Battistel created created the Haiga Serif typeface in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Cahya Sofyan

During her studies in Bandung, Indonesia, Cahya Sogyan created the rounded sans typeface Synthesia (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Caio Kondo

Piracicaba, Brazil-based student-designer of the sans typeface Goiania (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Caleb Warren

Redding, CA-based designer of the poster typeface Shasta (2014). Creative Market link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Callie Bonaccorsy

Graphic designer in Annapolis, MD, who created a Peignotian art deco sans typeface in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Camila Quintana

Cali, Colombia-based student-designer of the hand-crafted font Royals (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Camille Stoffel

Lille, France-based designer of the connected script typeface Hippolyte (2014), which was a school project at ECV Lille Europe. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Can Ozok

Student-designer in Izmir, Turkey, of the piano key typeface Jazzpunk (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Carl Steptoe

During his studies at University of South Wales in Cardiff, Wales, Carl Steptoe designed the sci-fi typeface Toy Tech Tokyo (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Carla Talaba

Photographer in Las Piedras, Puerto Rico. She designed some typefaces in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Carla Torres Banda

During her graphic design studies in Lima, Peru, Carla Torres Banda created Huaca (2014), a display typeface that was inspired by the Huaca Mateo Salado site in Lima. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Carli Clay

Designer of the free blackboard bold font Of Course (2014, FontStruct). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Carlos Alonso

Graduate of the Escuela de Arte y Superior de Diseño de Ourense, 2012. At Fontsquirrel, one can download his free font Gaspar (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Carolina Izabal

During her studies in Tijuana, Mexico, Carolina Izabal designed the art deco typeface Carolina IZB (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Carolina Marandola

Caballito, Argentina-based graphic designer,who, with Alejandro Paul of Sudtipos, designed Distillery (2014), a set of five hand-crafted multi-styled typefaces---a genre that became popular in 2014, with Charcuterie (Laura Worthington) leading the trend. Behance link. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Caroline Varon

Graphic designer in Montauban, France. During her studies in 2014, she created these typefaces: Cactoustype (stencil), Hublot (stencil), Scoblitch (modular blackletter). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Cassandra Walsh

During her studies at Limerick School of Art & Design, Ennis, Ireland-based Cassandra Walsh created a few typefaces over at FontStruct. These include Arkular (2014, octagonal) and Seeing Double (2014, bilined). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Catalina Ossa

Medellin, Colombia-based designer of the children's book typeface Tipografia Infantil (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Chantall

European designer of the decorative caps typeface Wave (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Charles Siu

San Francisco-based designer of the figurine-themed decorative initial caps typeface Keith Haring (2014; during his studies at the University of San Francisco). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Chi Deng

Toronto-based designer of grungy typefaces called Gen A and Gen Z (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ching An Wu

Ching An Wu (New York, NY) created the hand-crafted alphabet Wonderland (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Chris Lord

Richmond, UK-based designer of the Kandinsky Bauhaus alphabet in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Chris Meier

Kansas City, MO-based designer of the squarish Italian typeface Jupiter (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Chris Modarelli
[Christo Creative]

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Chris Skillern

Graphic designer in Tulsa, OK, who created Grounder (2014, a spurred typeface) and Boomtown Deco (2014, art deco). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Christina Nahas

During her studies at the Pratt Institute in New York City, Christina Nahas created the ultra-black all caps typeface 100 Bottles (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Christina Poth

Graduate of ENSAD in Paris. In 2014, she created Oui FY (FontYou), a sans typeface designed to enable mixing letters of different heights. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Christo Creative
[Chris Modarelli]

Chris Modarelli (Christo Creative, Cleveland, OH) designed the hand-crafted paint emulation typeface Lester Fields in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Christopher Katende

Graphic designer in Toronto, who created the modular unicase display typeface Shfontz (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Clara Zorzoli

Graphic designer in Milan, Italy. CZ Invicta is a layered hipster typeface family created for her final graduation project at the master of Communication Design, at Politecnico di Milano Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Coreena Cole

Designer and illustrator in Adelaide, Australia, who created the decorative capos typeface Adelaide (2014), which consists of ornaments related to her city. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Corrie Smetsers

Dutch handwriting expert. Codesigner with René Verkaart of Kris (2014, Characters), a vampire script or haunted house typeface. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Cristian Maureira

As a student at the Universidade de Chile in Santiago, Cristian Maureira created the techno typeface Nexus (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Cristofer Jonatan Martínez Torres
[Typo Sash]

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Cyril Mikhailov

Based in Kaliningrad, Russia, Cyril Mikhailov created the free sans typeface Schist (2014, Latin & Cyrillic). Behance linkGoogle] [More]  ⦿

Dan Pearce

Gosport, UK-based designer of NeoGothic (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Daniel Barcelles III

Corona, CA-based designer of the custom font Ichii (2014), which was inspired by the Japanese splatter film Ichi the Killer. The letters are made up of many chopped up body parts. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Daniel Brainer

Fortaleza, Brazil-based designer of Moscou (2014), a display typeface that is inspired by the city (and by snow flakes). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Daniel Moori

Sao Paulo, Brazil-based designer of Gothic Soup (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Daniela de los Rios

During her graphic design studies at PUCP in Callao, Peru, Daniela de los Rios created the arts and crafts typeface Navaro (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Daniela Gamarra Saenz

During her graphic design studies, Lima, Peru-based Daniela Gamarra designed the 3d typeface Perta (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Daniela Gaytan

During her studies in Tijuana, Mexico, Daniela Gaytan designed the grid-based typeface Engorgio Serif (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Danielle Hames

During her studies in Huddersfield, UK, Danielle Hames created No Name Font (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Danny Guerra

Pasto, Colombia-based designer of an untitled avant garde typeface (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Daria Berezneva

London-based designer of the constructivist typeface MI6 (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Darren Hassett

During his studies at Yoobee School of Design (Auckland, New Zealand), Darren Hassett (b. 1976) created Handdrawn Pipe (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

David Allin Reese

Graphic design student at Ringling College of Art + Design in Sarasota, FL, who created the modular typeface Xavier in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

David Dryhouse

Madrid, Spain-based designer of Dry House (2014, a modular typeface). [Google] [More]  ⦿

David Jacob

During his communication design studies in Berlin, David Jacob created the sans typeface Hirnkost (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

David Kunst

Pasto, Colombia-based designer of the modular typeface Bang (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

David Sabino

During his graphic design studies, Loulé, Portugal-based David Sabino created the typeface Charcutaria (2014) based on a stone-carved alphabet from 1908. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Design Concern

Creator of the hand-lettered tattoo typeface Xibalba (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Design Locket
[Eva Toth]

Design Locket is Eva Toth, who is based in Birmingham, UK. Designer of the monoline connected cursive typeface Curious Cafe Script (2014) and of the wartercolor brush script Mr Story Brush (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Diana Leon

During her graphic design studies, Diana Leon (Baja California, Mexico) created the deco typeface Herdian (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Diego Calvo

Liège, Belgim-based designer of the decorative caps typeface memphis (2014), which is inspired by Memphis Furniture. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Diego ChienBrimac

La Piedad, Mexico-based photographer, b. 1986. Designer of the art deco typeface La Piedrita (2014). Dafont link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Dodam RJ

Seoul, Korea-based graphic designer. Behance link. Creator of the experimental typeface Crosswalk (2009). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Dorottya Hlatki

Budapest-based designer of the experimental pixelized typeface Modular (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Dorrith Rem

Amsterdam, The Netherlands-based designer of the zebra (children's books) alphabet ABC (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Duvan Cardenas

Colombian type designer who created the gorgeous tall-legged art deco typefaces Emblema (2014) and Emblema Headline (2014, Corradine Fonts). The latter 52-style typeface family can be layered. Creative Market link. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Earaj Inam

Ottawa, Ontario-based designer of Papercut (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Edouard Spriet

Graphic design student at L'École de communication visuelle in Lille, France, in 2014. Creator of the cursive typeface Unanime (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Eduardo Penha

Coimbra, Portigal-based designer of the thin script font A Balada (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Eduardo Rosa

Aveiro, Portugal-based creator of Vojaz (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Eleven

Budapest-based designer of the painter's ink spill font Mimoza (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Elideth Paola Gutierrez

During her studies at the University of Monterrey in Mexico, Elideth Paola Gutierrez created Gotric (2014) by blending Chronicle Display Bold (Hoefler & Co) and Lucida Blackletter (Charles Bigelow & Kris Holmes). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Elisabeth Oleschak

During her studies in Graz, Austria, Elisabeth Oleschak created Fold Font (2014, an origami typeface) and Geometric Font (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Elizabeth Stewart

Denton, TX-based student-designer of the display typeface Umbrella (2012). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Emelie Svensson

Designer of the decorative caps typeface Fay (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Emile Lord Ayotte

During his studies in Montreal, Emile Lord Ayotte created the German expressionist typeface Badblood (2014), which can be bought here. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Emilia Pepperrell

During her studies at Plymouth University, Emilia Pepperrell (Walton-on-Thames, United Kingdom) created the cog-based typeface Gadget (2014). She says that she was inspired by Elia Kaza's movies. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Eric Benjamin

Based in San Francisco, CA, Eric Benjamin created the lively thin hand-crafted typeface Perset Display (2014). Fontspace link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Erika Lourenco

As a design student in Curitiba, Brazil, Erika Lourenco created the prismatic typeface David Bowie (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Erin Solomon

American designer, with Kent Swecker at A New Machine, of the festive hand-drawn typeface Art Party (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Esra Göksel

Illustrator and graphic designer in Istanbul, who made the bilined headline typeface Grandma (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Estefania Saez

Buenos Aires, Argentina-based designer of Gomita (2014), an ultra-fat oily bubblegum font. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Eugenie Kang

In 2014, Eugenie Kang (London, UK) and Bhavik Samani cooperated on the experimental United typeface. They used five basic shapes to draw al the letters of the Latin and Hangul alphabets. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Eunice Ying

Shanghai-based designer of a set of (Latin) initial caps inspired by Chinese folk art (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Eva Toth
[Design Locket]

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Ezequiel Trovato

Buenos Aires-based designer of Helvelin (2014), a blend of Helvetica and Lubalin Book. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Fabio Martins

During his studies in Bauru, Brazil, Fabio Martins created the free Victorian typeface family Hogshead (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Fat Factory
[Mico Samardzija]

Designer in Zagreb, Croatia. Creator of the avant garde hipster typeface Non Bell (2014) and the monoline sans typeface Alex (2014). Over at Dafont, one can download Non Belle (2014), which is identical to Non Bell. However, inside the font we find the name Justine Lazo.

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Fatema Buasallai

Galali, Bahrein-based designer of the decorative floral caps alphabet Sakura (2014) and the ornamental alphabet Anime (2014). She also created some pictograms in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Felicia Stitt

During her studies at The University of North Colorado, Felicia Stitt (Greeley, CO) created the sans typeface Solid State (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Felipy Procopio

Madrid-based designer of a display typeface called Madrid (2014), which was inspired by the wiremesh architecture of Palacio de Cristal. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Fer Cozzi

Buenos Aires-based designer who created the calligraphically-inspired typeface Kamchatka two days after Obama reopened diplomatic realtions with Cuba in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Fer VF

Tijuana, Mexico-based designer of the vintage typeface Delicatus (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Fernanda Esteves

During her studies at FMU, Sao Paulo-based Fernanda Esteves created the blackboard bold typeface Prisma (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Filipa Pinto

London, UK-based designer of the minimalist typeface Bolly (2014). This typeface was developed during her studies at Chelsea College of the Arts. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Filipa Sousa Quintela

Graphic designer in Leiria, Portugal, who designed Cally Type (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Fiona Yu

Hong Kong-based designer of the text typeface Angel Hair (2013), which was developed at SCAD. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Flavia Jurca

Saarbrücken, Germany-based food photographer and art director. Creator of the free curly typeface Blulu (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Florence Boudier

Graphic designer in Strasbourg, France, who created Meerschweinchen in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Florent Mathon

Nantes, France-based designer of an untitled inline typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

FontPunk
[Tobias Reinhardt]

Free on-line tool for applying effects such as 3d, morphing and outlining to any truetype or opentype font. Developed by Swiss software engineer Tobias Reinhardt. These are the same people who created Paintfont. The internal engine uses Fontforge. I tried it on a sketched font. The 3d effect had errors (see attached file). The outline feature also gave suboptimal results. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Franziska Purucker

During her studis in Bolzano, Italy, Franziska Purucker designed the arc-based typeface Perugia (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Gabriel Izzo

Birzebbugia, Malta-based designer of the modular triangulated typeface Bleeding Edge (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Gabriela Palma

Lima, Peru-based designer of the colorful Panico Font (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Gerard Querol Rovira

Graphic designer in Barcelona who created a modular octagonal typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Gerardo Dumont

Miami, FL-based graphic designer who created the deco typeface Rabbit Bastard (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Giovanni B. Landi

Landi writes about his company, GBL: GBL is a digital fonts foundry operating in Italy from 1994. We can create fonts or elaborate existing font. We have created Pineider's lithographic fonts from ancient metallic lithographic masters. Designer of the free ornamental caps typeface Miniature Caps (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Gizem Evci

Uber-talented designer from Turkey who studied at iED in Firenze, Italy. She created several display typefaces in 2014, including Mohocey (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Goc Dani

Designer of the free hand-crafted Christmas font ChristmasgocDani (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Gonçalo Almeida

Sintra, Portugal-based designer of the circle-based modular organic sans typeface Bugalho (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

GrandChaos9000

Saudi Arabia-based designer, b. The Philippines. Aka Plex, Grandos Plex, Grandoplex and GrandChaos9000. He created these free sans typefaces in 2014: Alegre Sans (caps only), Sani Trixie Sans. Open Font Library link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Greg Powell

As a student in Ann Arbor, MI, Greg Powell created the display sans typeface Starburst (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Greg Reid

American designer of the sign painter's gothic typeface Workhorse (2014), which was co-developed by Charles Borges de Oliveira and published at Borges Lettering. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Guillermo Elutchanz

During his studies in Montevideo, Guillermo Elutchanz created the angular text typeface Vilamajo (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Gurita Hitam
[Alit Suarnegara]

Based in Denpasar, Bali, Alit Suarnegara (Gurita Hitam) created the beveled typeface Piramid (2014) and the spurred signage typeface Starck (2013). Creative Market link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Habiba AleiElDeen

Cairo-based artist. Creator of Brink (2014), a Latin typeface that was designed for a water recycling campaign. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Hailey Field

Layton, UT-based designer of Echoes of Deco (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Hamie Robitaille

Graphic designer in Montreal. At UQAM, for a course given by Étienne Aubert Bonn and Alexandre Saumier Demers, she designed an untitled but very beautiful Viennese Secession style typeface in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Hannah Barrett

Creator of Stitch Script (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Hannah McEnroe

East Lansing, MI-based designer of the art deco typeface Snapshot (2014), which was developed during her studies at Michigan State University. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Haron Alves

Creator of the thorny typeface Erlantz (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Harrison Dew

London-based student-designer of Built Font (2014, an octagonal typeface). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Harrison Mulrine

Graphic designer in Menomonie, WI< who created Anchor Script in 204 (I think). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Harry Barlow

During his studies, Aldershot, UK-based Harry Barlow created an experimental typefae (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Harry Wakeling

Designer of an untitled typeface in 2014 that was inspired by scaffolding. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Hayley Julyan

Adelaide, Australia-based designer of the straigh-edged typeface Angular (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Héctor Gaitán Garrido

Designer of the Broadway-style art deco typeface Popeye Type (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Hélène du Grand Placitre

Rouen, France-based designer of the decorative typeface Spleen type (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Hector Orti

Valencia, Spain-based designer of the geometric sans display typeface Wide Type (2014), which has a hipster sub-style. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Hell Van Raven

Bratislava, Slovakia-based designer of the arrowed typeface Hell Font (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Henry Silveira

During his studies, Porto Alegre, Brazil-based designer Henry Silveira created the free hairline display typeface Krasa Krasa (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ho Yan Lui

Brisbane, Australia-based designer of the Circle typeface (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Holly Lang

During her studies at the South Carolina School of the Arts in Anderson, SC, Holly Lang created the display typeface Chikitsa (2014), advertized as a typeface for Eastern health care. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Hugo C. Moreira

Graphic designer in Lisbon, Portugal, who created Clrendon Stencil in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Hugo Rémusat

Parisian designer of the hand-drawn poster typeface Modular (2014) and the electric lightning font Chroniques Electroniques (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ian Mikraz

Ian Mikraz is based in Banda Aceh, Sumatra, where he works as an illustrator and type designer. His creations include Ayla Script (2014, wedding invitation script), Amazinga (2014, spurred Victorian typeface), Prodia (2014, Victorian signage font) and Ariana Script (2014). Creative Market link. Older Creative Market link to Unromantic Studio. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

ImCH Des

Spanish (?) creator of the modular school project typeface Guapo Type (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ina Kleemann

Portland, OR-based creator of a Happy Holidays font (2014), useful for Christmas cards. She also created Fall Vacation Icon Set (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Irina Pereira

During her studies at the University of Coimbra (Portugal), Irina Pereira designed the modular piano key typeface Couraca (2014), or better, Couraça. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ivan Rodriguez

During his studies in Tijuana, Mexico, Ivan Rodriguez created the dagger-themed typeface Jane Font (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ivan Tertius

Kuching, Malaysia-based designer of Him & Her Font (2014), a typeface that extrapolates the arrowed sybols for male and female. [Google] [More]  ⦿

J. Hun Lee

Student at Han Kyong National University in 2014. Suwon, Korea-based designer of the triangulated typeface Beer Rock (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jack Viveiros

Sydney, Australia-based designer of the flared typeface Baltimore (2014, with Paris Fogarty). This was a school project at Billy Blue College of Design. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jackelyne Castillo

During her graphic design studies in New York City, Jackelyne Castillo created Industrial Font (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jacob Rempfer

Des Moines, IA-based designer of Des Deco (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

James Passos

Balneario Camboriu, Brazil-based designer (b. 1978) of the fat brush typeface Abstracto (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jamie Clarke
[Type Worship]

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Janie Marino

During her studies at the Kansas City Art Institute in 2014 in Kansas City, MO, Janie Marino created the serifed Cyrillic simulation typeface Kapitolina, which she advertizes as a typeface for the Czar. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Janis Odara

During her studies at Universidade de Pelotas, Brazil, Janis Odara created Tipo Escama (2014), a dispaly typeface based on fish scales. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jared Froeber

Based in Fargo, ND, Jared Froeber created the dot matrix typeface Press Start (2014) and an untitled set of icons (also in 2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jason Young

Tulsa, OK-based designer of Suprnova (2014) and a few other typeaces. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Javier Araiza

San Luis Potosi, Mexico-based creator of the soft art nouveau typeface Crixus (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Javier De la Fuente

Madrid-based designer of Felipe Script (2014; based on the handwriting of Felipe VI in 1981). Dafont link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jay Roerade

Plymouth, UK-based artist and designer, who created a decorative floral caps alphabet in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jen Maron

Codesigner with Dathan Boardman of the connected calligraphic script typeface Velvet Hammer (2014). [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Jenna Myer

New York City-based designer of the custom textured typeface Identity (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jennifer Coyle

Philadelphia, PA-based designer of the hand-crafted blackboard bold typeface Sweet Pineapple (2014, tweetware). Other creations include hand-drawn dingbat sets such as Doodlebots (2014), Doodled Vector Icons (2014), Drink + Cocktail Vector Illustrations (2014), and Doodled Animals (2014).

Jennifer runs Hello Brio studio. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jennifer Kinon
[OCD: Original Champions of Design]

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Jeongmin Kwon

Korean designer of Ficta (2014), a humanist Latin, Greek and Hangul text typeface developed during Jeongmin's studies towards a Masters Degree in Type Design at the University of Reading in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jeremy Grant

Los Angeles-based designer of the alchemic or hipster typeface High Tighto (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jesper Larsen

His typeface Typotektur (2014) was inspired by Paris. In 2014, Jesper was a student at Den Skandinaviske Designhøjskole. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jesse R. Ewing
[Midwest Type]

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Jesse Vega

Jesse Vega, born 1976, is a type designer based in New York. He has an industrial background in Fine Arts and is a graduate of the Type @ Cooper type design program at Cooper Union. Vega began crafting letterforms in 2009 and has since collaborated with several New York-based foundries, assisting in the design and production of typefaces for both corporate and editorial use. In 2014, he codesigned FF Milo Slab with Mike Abbink. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jessica Solorzano

Miami, FL-based graphic designer. She mixed Rockwell in Futura in the creation of Solariega (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jessica Sweeney

Graduate of Design College Australia. Brisbane, Australia-based designer of Astley Neue (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

J-n

Illustrator in Bordeaux, France. Fontstructor of the minimalist squarish severely restricted free typeface AWSM (2014). Dafont link. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jo Alfie Wimborne

In 2014, Jo Alfie Wimborne was studying at the University of South Wales in Cardiff. Her typeface family Toy Airship (2014) combines Victorian and steampunk elements. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Joana Isabel Ferreira

Graphic designer in London, UK. Creator of the display typeface Revelry (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

João Gabriel Oliveira

During his studiies at UFSC, Florianopolis, Brazil-based João Gabriel Oliveira created the grungy typeface Corrompida (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

João Melhorance

Graphic design student at PUC in Rio de Janeiro in 2014. During that year, he created the modular typeface Svalbard. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Joey Koslik

Orange, CA-based graphic designer. Creator of the curvy typeface Stoked (2014), which was inspired by the surf culture. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Johann Volkmer

Berlin-based designer of th 3d- carpentry alphabet Mann von Wald ABC (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

John Meng

Beijing-based designer. His experimental Latin typeface Cloud Mountain (2013) won an award at Google] [More]  ⦿

Jonah Fried

Artist in Edinburgh, Scotland, who created the tool-inspired typeface Tool (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jonathan Zimmer

Berlin, Germany-based designer of the rounded monoline sans typeface Afreux (2014), which is built on the principle of the uninterrupted stroke. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jordan Bell

Graduate of the Masters of Type Design program of the University of Reading, UK. Jordan Bell (Waco, TX) writes about his graduation typeface Odelay (2014): Odelay is a contemporary interpretation of the transitional American Scotch Roman, or Century types, that were designed in the U.S.A. near the end of the 19th century by DeVinne and the Bentons. Inspired by these designs and hand-painted sign lettering, Odelay has a warm, friendly aesthetic that invites the designer to put it to use on a variety of different jobs. With very delicate thin weights, ultra-heavy fat weights, and everything in-between, Odelay is readily available for complex typography at any size. Odelay covers Latin, Greek, Arabic and Cyrillic, with emphasis on the Latin. Jordan's description requires a correction, however--Theodore DeVinne did not design any typefaces---some were named after him, but that is a different story. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jordan Lambert

During his graphic design studies, Cardiff, Wales-based Jordan Lambert created The Tower of Serpents (2014, a squarish modular typeface). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jorge Chuquihuanca

Designer of the minimalist experimental typeface Module (2014) and of Terminus Sans (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jorge Garate

Santiago, Chile-based designer of the starred typeface Domino (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jorge Pomareda

Chicago, IL-based art director who created the Filament typeface in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jorge Sarmiento

During his studies in Caracas, Venezuela, Jorge Sarmiento created a grid-based (ruler-and-coampass) pixaçao typeface family called Chebola (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

José Basto

During his studies in Coimbra, Portugal, José Basto created the angular typeface Frankenstein (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

José Filipe Gomes

Barcelona-based designer of the free hipster font Hipstelvetica (2013). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Josefina Duvieilh

Buenos Aires, Argentina-based designer of the crayon / lipstick font KussFont (2014). This font was developed for a school project at Univerity of Buenos Aires. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Joseph Bullivant

During his studies in Leicester, UK, Joseph Bullivant created Impossible (2014m an origami typeface). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jovana Pesic

(Serb?) designer of the Latin / Cyrillic sans typeface Veternica (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Juan Luis Blanco

For his graduation work in the Masters of Type Design program of the University of Reading, Juan Luis Blanco (Spain) created the Latin, Greek, Cyrillic, Tifinagh, Arabic typeface family Amaikha (2014). Amaikha is characterized by Latin warmth and roundness. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Juan Ramirez

During his studies at ESDAP Llotja in Barcelona, Juan Ramirez created the squarish typeface Quadratum (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Julia Rebentisch

Art director in Berlin, who created the high contrast art deco typeface Vittoria (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Julia van Vuuren

During her graphic design studies in Sydney, Australia, Julia van Vuuren created the textured caps typeface Explore (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Juliana Ball

Designer at First Image (UK) of the 3d sans typeface Fiesta (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Justin Paul Villa

During his studies in Milan, Justin Paul Villa created the display typeface Volt (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Justyna Frackiewicz

Warsaw, Poland, and now Paris, France-based designer of the hand-drawn typeface Delirium (2014). Creative Market link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

K Estudio

Design studio in Monterrey, Mexico. They created some typefaces such as Bahia 92014) and Okulta (2014). Okulta is a Bauhaus sans inspired by Wilhelm Pischner's Form is function motto [Pischner designed Neuzeit Grotesk]. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

KaiChung Ho

Hong Kong-based designer of the display typeface Scorpion (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Kane Garland

While studying towards a BA Graphic Communications at University of Creative Arts Farnham, UK, Kane Garland (London) created the compass-inspired all-caps typeface Artkitec (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Karla Calderon

During her studies in Tijuana, Mexico, Karla Calderon designed the typeface Cuarto Menguante (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Kasia Niedzielska

In 2014, Kasia Niedzielska (Warsaw, Poland) created the modular typeface Own Font (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Katarzyna Krakowian

Wroclaw, Poland-based designer of the piano key stencil typeface Chojrak (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Katarzyna Olga Jarecka

Warsaw Poland-based designer of Etykieta (2014), a thin didone typeface. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Kate Seatter

Auckland, New Zealand-based designer of Elegant Ink Font (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Kate Widdows

Portland, OR-based designer of 15 fonts called Nike Numerals (2014) for Nike. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Katerina Alivizatou

Graphic designer, illustrator and moving image designer in London, UK. Creator of an decorative Latin / Greek caps typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Kati Sokko

During her studies, Kuressaare, Estonia-based Kati Sokko designed the dispaly slab serif typeface Alfabeet (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Kawan Hartkamp

Brazilian creator of the modular typeface Staedler (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Kawisara Vacharaprucks

Thai type designer who publishes at Stawix Typefoundry. His first typeface there was Rit Graph (2014), which emulates the writing by engineers and architects on technical drawings. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Kayleigh Lemon

Plymouth, MI-based designer of a pearl-studded display typeface, Links (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Kenneth Cruz

During his fgraphic design studies at SUNY Buffalo, Kenneth Cruz created a great natural hand-crafted typeface, Ascending (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Kevin Cole

Graphic designer on Staten Island, NY, who created the straight-edged typeface KC Lines in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Khadijah Kamarulariffin

Based in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei, Khadijah Kamarulariffin created the free font Treavy (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Khairunisa Ibrahim

Based in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei, Khairunisa Ibrahim created the zipper-themed free grungy Latin typeface Zipper (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Kirsty Humphries

During her studies in Leed, UK, Kirsty Humphries designed an architectural display typeface (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Koichi Namimoto

Japanese type designer. He was a multiple award winner at the Morisawa Type Design Competition 2014, obtaining the Gold Prize in the kanji category for the rounded sans typeface Wakatsuki Maru Gothic (2013-2014), and the Bronze Prize in the Latin category for Kulin (2013-2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Kong Le Foudeur

Liège, Belgium-based creator of the perturbed hipster typeface ADLT (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Konrad Clough

Manchester, UK-based student-designer of Caliper (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Kreativ Font
[Andrei Olariu]

Kreativ Font (Bucharest, Romania) is run by Andrei Olariu. Andrei made the hand-crafted connect-the-dots spermatozoid typeface GaGoo (2014) and the hand-crafted Andrei Pro (2014). Creative Market link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Laura Puig

Graphic designer in Barcelona, who created Squarized in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Laura Sala

Barcelona-based designer who created a hip free circle-based modular typeface in 2009. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Laura Unicomb

Newcastle, Australia-based student-designer of an old typewriter ttypeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lauren Armenta

Graphic designer in Orange, CA. Creator of the display typeface Flunk (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lauren Goodland

During her studies in Newport, UK, Lauren Goodland created the exquisite multilined and spurred typeface Old Town Dock (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lauren Jefferson

Grand Junction, CO-based student-designer of Asserta Regular (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lauren Sullivan

During her studies, Oceanside, NY-based Lauren Sullivan created the paper-fold typeface Paper (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Laurent Garbit

Parisian artist, art director and photographer. Creator of the sans typeface La Parfait (2014), a custom typeface for l'institut du monde arabe (2014), and a few other untitled typefaces. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Léna Le Pommelet

French designer, with the help of the Fontyou team, of Ulla FY (2014), a vintage script typeface. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Leanne Sheth

Gainesville, FL-based designer of The Make-Up Alphabet (2014, crayon style). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Leaticia Kaggwa

During her studies at George Brown College School of Design in Toronto, Leaticia K created a unicase display tyeface, Stiletto (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lena Hesse

Aka Manolea. German designer of the poster typeface ML Monstrolino (2014). Dafont link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Leo Patterson

During his studies, Bradford, UK-based Leo Patterson created the triangulated typeface Anni Albers (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Leo Philp

Scottish stident-designer at the University of Reading of Makar (2014), a Latin / Gurmukhi / Cyrillic / Greeki typeface family whose angular forms confirm Philp's description of Makar---an opinionated typeface for opinionated texts. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Leonardo Hurovich

During his studies at UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro-based Leonardo Hurovich created Cirth Erebor (2014), which is based on alphabet by J.R.R. Tolkien. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Les 83 machines

Munich, Germany-based designers of the tweetware font Kino 40 (2014), which models the hand-crafted style in old movies. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lesly Marcos

Lima, Peru-based designer of Coatl (2014), a decorative caps typeface that is based on pre-Colombian patterns. This project was finished during her studies at Instituto Toulouse Lautrec. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Leticia Miranda Lodeiros

London-based designer of the decorative caps typeface Eloisa (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Letraspace

Letraspace was created by Trotsiglinda (Linda Âslund), Grafi (Magdalena Lindelöw) and Dawnland (Daniel Viberg), in Sweden, in 2013. Every week they make new word using lettering and calligraphy. Letraspace also organizes events.

On this sub-page, one can download several free fonts. These fonts are based on the handwriting of LetraSpace workshop attendants, processed by the online service from PaintFont.com and refined by Daniel Viberg as part of the LetraSpace workshop, LitterArt Gästabud, Sweden, in 2014. They include Dayweed (David Wiberg), Gagfi (Gabriella Axelsson), Humafi (Magdalena Lindelöw), Kickart (Christina Forsbom), Miranda (Miranda Viberg), Nettlebladt, Tyra (a children's hand by Tyra Viberg). Some fonts are sold commercially via Creative Market. These include Left Hand Path (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lewis McGuffie

Graphic designer and sign painter in Tallinn, Estonia. Old German Baltic maps gave him the inspiration for the signage family Livo Display (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Liam McInnes

Adelaide, Australia-based designer of the decorative caps typeface Adelaide (2014) that celebrates the city. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lily Tee

During her studies in Tijuana, Mexico, Lily Tee designed the grid-based modular squarish typeface Teelys (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Linda Fruits

Fort Lauderdale, FL-based designer of the prismatic Far Out Alphabet (2014). Behane link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Linda Fung

New York City-based designer of the circle-based typeface Cut It Out (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Linn Fritz

Motion designer and illustrator in Stockholm. Codesigner in 2014, with Jeroen Krielaars (Calango) of the animated octagonal typeface Magnus. She also made the animated typeface Franchise over at Animography. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lisa Fischbach

Lisa Fischbach (Kiel, Germany) graduated from the MATD program at the University of Reading in 2014. Her graduation typeface there was called Kaius. Kaius has a complex typographic structure. It was designed for small print, and thus features a large x-height. Kaius covers Latin, Gujarati, Greek, Cyrillic and IPA. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lise G

Toulouse, France-based designer. She created a Funny Icons set and an experimental mirrored alphabet in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Liviu Antonescu

Bucharest, Romania-based designer of the hand-crafted poster typeface Cafe Racer (2014). Creative Market link. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lloyd Smith

During his studies at University of South Wales, Lloyd Smith (Cardiff) created the ironwork typeface Eclipse (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lorand Coc

Baia Mare, Romania-based designer of the hand-crafted typeface Sisica (2014) and the condensed sans typeface Mitu (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lost Volt Typefoundry
[Ryan Prasetya]

Ryan Prasetya (Republik Digital and Lost Volt Typefoundry, Tangerang, Indonesia) created the spurred Victorian signage typeface Stonebangs (2014) and the art deco typeface Herline (2014). Behance link. Graphicriver link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lucas Fogaça

Piracicaba, Brazil-based student-designer of the neon font Hey Mr DJ (2014) and the striped TV screen typeface Lotaçao (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lucas Ilustra

During his studies, Lucas Ilustra (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) created the creamy typeface Onirica (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Luis Bandovas

Porto, Portugal-based designer of the sharp-edged short-legged sans typeface family Liszt FY (2014, Fontyou). Behance link.

This may be the same as Luis Gomes who designed Booster FY (2013) and Booster Next FY (2013), also at Fontyou. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Luis Hartl

Erlinsbach (AG), Switzerland-based student at Fachklasse Grafik Luzern in 2014. Designer of the free sans typeface Ayela (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Luis Henrique Camargo

Santa Barbara d'Oeste, Brazil-based designer of Pedalar (2014), a typeface that was inpired by bicycle pedals. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Luis Jaramillo

Luis Jaramillo (LJ Design Studios) created these free typefaces in 2014: AGreaterFoundation-Bold, Capella-Century, CapellaRockIII-Bold, Decasmini, Dolgan, LJStudiosGF, LuisSmartTX-Bold, Melinett1, Parallels-LJ-DesignStudios-Bold, ThePowerlessRise-LJ-Desig_Stidios-Bold, WallIT-LJ-DesignStudios-Bold. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Luis Molina

Based in the Dominican Republic. Creator of the free experimental typeface Taller (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Luke Scott

Luke Scott (Inch Design Company, Auckland, New Zealand) created the humanist sans serif typeface Savin in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lydia Burris

Graduate of Fort Hays State University. Portland, OR-based designer of the decorative caps typeface Jubilee (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Maarja Andia

Creator of the constructivist and socially critical font Tihemetsa (2014), which is named after her hometown in southern Estonia. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Mad Keen Design

Studio in London. Creators of the horizontally-striped typeface Unite (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Manoela Gonçalves

Bauru, Brazil-based designer of the vampire typeface Schwarze Witwe (2014, lit. black widow). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Manuel Lazzarin

During his studies, Paese, Italy-based Manuel Lazzarin created Alfabeto (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marc Droz

Marc Droz's studio is called dreh GmbH. Designer at Nouvelle Noire in 2014 of Colroy. The creation of Colroy started in 2009 during the CAS Typedesign at the Zurich University of the Arts and was completed as a font family with six cuts by 2014. Colroy is vaguely related to Clarendon. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marcela MoGo

Mexico City-based designer of the angular straight-edged typeface Halbgot (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marcelo Baptista

During their studies at Universidade de Aveiro in Portugal, Sara Cardoso (Porto), Marcelo Baptista (Espinho) and Rute Baltazar Fernandes (Porto) codesigned the modular typeface Bricks (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Maria CP

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria-based designer of a circle-based modular typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Mariagrazia Marino

During her studies at Accademia delle Arti e Nuove Tecnologie, Rome, Italy, Mariagrazia Marino designed the free Trajan-style all caps typeface Cathedral (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marie Giard

Parisian designer of Organo (2013), a bilined display typeface specially designed for organist Eric Lebrun. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marie Vaillant

Parisian designer of Origami (2014) and Memory Lake (2014, hipster typeface). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marie Wagner
[Mousemade Fonts]

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Marie-Morgane Adatte

During her studies at Schule für Gestaltung Biel, Switzerland, Neuchatel-based Marie-Morgane Adatte created Brandhair (2014, watercolor script) and garage (2014, a wayfinding minimalist sans). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marin Perez

Perpignan, France-based designer of the hipster typeface Typeine (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marina Popoca

Creator of the vector format hand-crafted font Cartoonish (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marina Soares Francisco

Art director in Porto, Portugal, who designed the squarish sans typeface NY-OPO (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marina Stankovic

Graphic designer in Belgrade. Creator of the modular Latin/Cyrillic typeface Quagrat (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Marta Yarza

Born in Vigo (Spain), Marta Yarza graduated in 2012 with a degree in construction engineering. In 2014, she studied communication design (MA program) at Central Saint Martins (University of the Arts, London (UK)). During her studies in London, Marta Yarza created Square Print (2014, a free artsy typeface), Japanica (2014, a free experimental Asian simulation typeface, with Eva Yarza), and Plastic Crowds (2013, with Eva Yarza). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Mary Curtis

During her studies at SCAD in Savannah, GA, Randolph, MA-based Mary Curtis created Liquid (2014), a soft typeface with rounded out joints in the limbs of the glyphs. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Mathias Coutoux

Born in France but based in Chicago, IL, Mathias Coutoux studied at Columbia College Chicago. He designed the straight-edged typeface Révolté in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Mathieu Le Berre

Nantes, France-based designer of the squarish Bauhaus-inspired typeface Gropius (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Matilde Capacciola

Milano, Italy-based creator of an arc-based experimental typeface in 2014, during her communication design studies. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Matthew Longley

During his studies at Norwich University of the Arts in Norwich, Norfolk, UK, Matthew Longley created the modular typeface Plissken (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Maura O'Docharty

During her studies at San Francisco State University, Maura O'Docharty created the (Edwardian) decorative caps typeface Edweirdian (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Mauricio Ochoa

During his studies in Medellin, Colombia, Mauricio Ochoa designed the modular squarish typeface Maze (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Mauro Lucchetti

During his graphic design studies in Buenos Aires, Mauro Lucchetti (Banfield, Argentina) created the grungy typeface Indie (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Max Ostermeier

Den Haag, The Netherlands-based designer of an abstract typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Maxim Smith

Designer in New York City, who created a piano key typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Maximilien Neuts

Lille, France-based designer of the wonderful monokine connected cursive script typeface Rollercoaster (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Megan Doty

New Paltz, NY-based designer of the Latin wedge-serif typeface Décongelant (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Megan Hansen

Creator of the curly blackletter typeface German Type (2014). Megan is involved in The Student Advertising Graphics Association, which is the student chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Arts, Los Angeles at CSU Northridge. It groups graphic designers and CSUN students interested in visual communication. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Melissa Bradshaw

St. Louis, MO-based designer of the display typeface Bawse (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Menar Irwin

Designer of the free pixel font Jetpack Joe (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Mia Liang

Graphic designer in Brisbane, Australia, who created the ornamental caps typeface Metamorphosis in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Michaela Rosengren

During her graphic design studies in malmö, Sweden, Michaela Rosengren desiogned the thin ovate typeface Egg Font (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Mico Samardzija
[Fat Factory]

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Midwest Type
[Jesse R. Ewing]

Midwest Type is the typefoundry of Jesse R. Ewing, est. 2014. Jesse is a designer, illustrator, and type designer in Akron, Ohio. In 2014, he created Addressotype (Midwest Type) based on sketches by Sam Potts's font Addressograph, which was based on lettering from a vintage ad for the Addressograph-Multigraph Corporation, manufacturers of the Addressograph addressing machine that stamped out dog-tag-like plates that were used to print mailing labels at high volume. The glyphs of Addressograph follow the gaspipe lettering style popular in the United States in the 1930s and 1940s. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Mike Mra Tha

During his studies in Melbourne, Australia, Mike Mra Tha designed Mra Stencil (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Milena

Curitiba, Brazil-based designer of Sauren Sans (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Min Chen

Kaohsiung City, Taiwan-based designer of a wavy Latin typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Minh Lam

Auckland, New Zealand-based student-designer of the art deco typeface Crosby (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Miriam Schmalen

Aachen, Germany-based designer of the geometric typeface Oxika (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Molloy Han

Turkish designer of the hand-printed typeface Karaoglan (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Monica Garcia

Tijuana, Mexico-based student-designer of the compass-and-ruler font Double Circle (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Monika Gause

Hamburg, Germany-based designer of the typeface Skribble Schrift (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Morgan Denman

Designer of the bilined typeface Scaffolding (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Morisawa Type Design Competition 2014

Font Bureau and Morosawa Bunken Inc partnered to organize the Morisawa Type Design Competition 2014. Font Bureau's Cyrus Highsmith judged in the Latin category, along with Fred Smeijers, Sara Soskolne, and Matthew Carter. In the Kanji category, the judges were Osamu Torinoumi, Yasuhito Nagahara, Kenya Hara, Taro Yamamoto, and Masahiko Kozuka.

The results:

  • Kanji Category, Morisawa Award
    • Gold Prize: Wakatsuki Maru Gothic by Koichi Namimoto, Japan.
    • Silver Prize: Ei Ming-cho-tai by Chikao Ito, Japan.
    • Bronze Prize: Cho-yo by Giichi Okazaki, Japan.
    • Honorable Mention: Harmony by Tomomi Kanda, Japan.
    • Honorable Mention: Geometrika by Albert Chan, Hong Kong.
    • Honorable Mention: Shimanto Ming-cho Italic Kana by Yoshimasa Otsubo, Japan.
  • Latin Category, Morisawa Award
    • Gold Prize: Hola by Eli Castellanos, Mexico.
    • Silver Prize: Chimera Text / Text Italic / Display Bold / Display Bold Italic / Display Black by Maria Doreuli, Russia.
    • Bronze Prize: Kulin by Koichi Namimoto, Japan.
    • Honorable Mention: Nurraq Light / Light Italic / Regular / Italic by Etienne Aubert Bonn, Canada.
    • Honorable Mention: Alcedo Regular / Medium by Kunihiko Okano, Japan.
    • Honorable Mention: Flipper thin / thin italic by Craig Eliason, USA.
  • Kanji Category, Akashi Award: Kitahara Gyosho by Hirofumi Iguchi & Birei Kitahara, Japan.
  • Latin Category, Akashi Award: Kulin by Koichi Namimoto, Japan.
  • Kanji Category, People's Choice: Go-yo-tai by Sanae Harayama, Japan, and En-so-ku by Aki Toyoshima, Japan.
  • Latin Category, People's Choice: Polja by Reymund Schroeder, Germany, and GHEA Narek Display by Edik Ghabuzyan, Armenia.
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Mousemade Fonts
[Marie Wagner]

Marie Wagner (Mousemade Fonts, Munich, Germany) created Ink Collective (2014), a vintage letterpress emulation typeface. Creative Market link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Muizzah Khirul

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei-based designer of the free monospaced music-themed font Guitar Tuner (2014) and the free font Fret Strings (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

MyFonts: Bestsellers for December 2014

The fifty best-selling typefaces at MyFonts, as reported by them on December 1, 2014: #1 Brandon Grotesque (HVD Fonts), #2 Proxima Nova (Mark Simonson), #3 Helvetica Neue (Linotype), #4 Selfie (Lian Types), #5 Bombshell Pro (Emily Lime), #6 Avenir (Linotype), #7 FF DIN (FontFont), #8 Texta (Latinotype), #9 Nexa Rust (Fontfabric), #10 Univers (Linotype), #11 Museo Sans (exljbris), #12 Avenir Next Pro (Linotype), #13 Brandon Text (HVD Fonts), #14 Cantoni (Debi Sementelli Type Foundry), #15 ITC Avant Garde Gothic (ITC), #16 Harman (Ahmet Altun), #17 Interstate (Font Bureau), #18 Carolyna Pro Black (Emily Lime), #19 Brandon Printed (HVD Fonts), #20 Trade Gothic (Linotype), #21 Jacques + Gilles (Emily Lime), #22 Benton Sans (Font Bureau), #23 Frutiger (Linotype), #24 Galano Grotesque (Rene Bieder), #25 Gill Sans (Monotype ), #26 Catalina (Kimmy Design), #27 DIN Next (Linotype), #28 Uomo (Latinotype), #29 Intro (Fontfabric), #30 Futura (Bitstream), #31 Geogrotesque (Emtype Foundry), #32 Lulo Clean (Yellow Design Studio), #33 Local Market (Cultivated Mind), #34 Uniform (Miller Type Foundry), #35 Core Rhino (S-Core), #36 Centrale Sans (Typedepot), #37 Miller Banner (Font Bureau), #38 Hollyhock (Angie Makes), #39 Asterism (Great Lakes Lettering), #40 Baskerville Original Pro (Storm), #41 Nexa (Fontfabric), #42 Glober (Fontfabric), #43 Campton (Rene Bieder), #44 Neo Sans (Monotype ), #45 News Gothic (Bitstream), #46 Wishes Script (Typesenses), #47 Helvetica Neue LT Std (Adobe), #48 Museo Slab (exljbris), #49 Uni Sans (Fontfabric), #50 Veneer (Yellow Design Studio). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Myung Jin Kong

Vancouver-based designer of the dot matrrix typeface Drops (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Nadia Yañez

During her studies in Buenos Aires, Nadia Yañez created the free hipster typeface Laika (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Nadja Kargruber
[Nana Kar]

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Nana Kar
[Nadja Kargruber]

Nadja Kargruber (Nana Kar, Reykjavik, Iceland) was born in Italy and grew up in Tesido in northern Italy. She graduated from the Accademia Leonetto Cappiello in Florence in 2014 before moving to Iceland. She designed these typefaces in 2014: Aventa (human figurines) and Allure (ultra-condensed thin sans). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Napat Kanchanapet

Chumphon, Thailand-based designer of the original display typeface Earphone (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Naresh Donde

Mumbai-based designer of the free fonts Thin Style (2014), and Boldy (2014, a great ultra-fat display typeface). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Natalia Kormina

Creator of a vector format set of brushy and curly typefaces in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Natalie Rauch

From 2009 until 2013, Natalie Rauch studied towards a Bachelors in Communications Design at the Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin, Germany. In 2014, she obtained a Masters in Type Design at the University of Reading, UK. During an internship at Carrois Type Design in 2012, she created the experimental sharp-edged typeface Kink. For her Bachelors in 2013, she created the modern fashion mag typeface Anouk. For her Masters at Reading, she developed the angular typeface family Raikka (2014). Raikka is a forceful unconventional multiscript typeface family that covers Latin, Greek, Cyrillic and Hebrew. It is characterized by a calligraphic almost fuzzy italic that is in sharp contrast to the more severe regular weight. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Nate Garrido

During his studies at Florida Southern College, Nate Garrido created a grungy poster typeface (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Neh Nah

Graphic designer in madrid who created the heavy balckletter-inspired typeface Babilonia (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Neil MacCallum
[NM Concept Ltd]

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Nele Tullus

Tartu, Estonia-based designer of the free blackboard bold Latin/Cyrillic school project typeface MadSquire (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Nelson Molina

Arlington, VA-based designer of the futuristic modular typeface From The District (2014), which is inspired by the movie District 9. [Google] [More]  ⦿

NFL Fonts

Free sports fonts, made in 2013-2014: NFL_Detroit_Lions, NFL_Jacksonville_Jaguars, NFL_Miami_Dolphins, NFL_Minnesota_Vikings, NFL_San_Diego_Chargers, NFL_Seattle_Seahawks_Flat, NFL_Seattle_Seahawks_Pattern, NFL_Tampa_Bay_Buccaneers, NFL Cardinals. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Nicolas Lichtle

Creator of the animated octagonal typeface Anodine (2014, Animography). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Nicole Stettner

Newtown, PA-based student-designer of a pearly caps typeface (2014) based upon the queen of diamonds in a deck of cards. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Nima Tabatabaei

Graduate of York University in Toronto. Toronto-based designer of an ironwork typeface (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Nini Zana

Kuching, Malaysia-based designer of the oriental simulation typeface Japanese Style (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Nisnis Haji Idris

Based in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei, Nisnis Haji Idris created the cat-themed typeface Curvy Kitty (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

NM Concept Ltd
[Neil MacCallum]

NM Concept Ltd is a design consultancy based in the UK and run by Neil MacCallum. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Noor AlQahtani

Riyadh, saudi-Arabia-based designer of the free hand-crafted Latin typeface Uno (2014). Behance link. Dafont link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Nuno Leal

Porto, Portugal-based designer of the free 2-weight sans typeface Nivo (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Nuno Martins

Faro, Portugal-based designer of Algarve (2014). This Tuscan typeface is based on azulejos painted by Alleluia Aveiro in the 1960s. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

OCD: Original Champions of Design
[Jennifer Kinon]

Branding and desighn agency in New York City. Subpage for the free labyrinthine typeface Free (2013) that won an award at TDC 2014. Free was codesigned by Matt Kay, Jennifer Kinon and Bobby C. Martin.

Times Premier (for The New York Times) is a masthead blackletter done by Jennifer Kinon, Bobby C. Martin Jr, Matt Kay, Jonathan Lee and Michael McCaughley based on lettering by Matthew Carter.

For the Museum of African Art, Jesse Ragan created the Afri Sans typeface family. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Osama El Khalfaoui
[Osamaworks]

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Osamaworks
[Osama El Khalfaoui]

Rabat, Morocco-based designer (b. 1991) of the 1920s style geometric sans typeface Bakersfield (2014), which comes with a free demo version.

Dafont link. Creative Market link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ozge Genc

During her studies at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts Academy, Ozge Genc (Istanbul, Turkey) created Larva Font (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Pablo Estrada

Graphic designer in Guatemala City who created the hand-printed typeface Sik in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Paintfont.com
[Tobias Reinhardt]

Free font generation service based on a template that must be submitted on-line. The service itself is convenient and fast. Paintfont's software uses Fontforge as an engine. eveloped by Swiss software engineer Tobias Reinhardt. I tried it on a 60-second sketched font, called Eric Garner to support a good cause. The results were fine, given the limitations of the medium. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Pantelis Miliotis

Student at the University of Tampa, FL, who created a decorative sans serif typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Patrick Fernandes

Pelotas, Brazil-based student-designer of the cog-inspired Quartzo (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Patrick Kalange

Designer at Letterhead Fonts of the Western typeface LHF Branding Iron (2014), which was inspired by a 1930s font by Alf R. Becker. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Paul Landry

During his graphic design studies in Vancouver, Paul Landry created the decorative typeface 3D Army Alphabet (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Paula Estay

Designer of a paperclip font in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Paula Mockute

New Maiden, UK-based designer of a hand-drawn typeface (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Pedro Gomes

Pedro Gomes is based in Porto, Portugal. He created the creamy logotype typeface Rip Curl and a Gothic Style Alphabet in 2013 during his studies at ESAD. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Peirik Pettersen

Designer and cinematographer in Oslo, Norway. In 2014, Peirik created Standard Grotesque during studies towards a BA in graphic design at Westerdals ACT in Oslo, Norway. Standard Grotesque is a a functional sans serif based on optically corrected geometric shapes. Behane link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Phil Hoa

East Boston, MA-based designer (b. Colombia) of the free black metal band typeface Black Drops (2014), which was veloped during his studies at Montserrat College of Art in Beverly, MA. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Phillipe Burgos

Graphic designer who studied at UFPE in Recife, Brazil. During his studies, he created the blackletter typeface Wyskana (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Pierina Tiravanti

Lima, Peru-based designer of Plastelina (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Piké Design

Designer in Aalsmeer, The Netherlands. Creator of the sans typeface family Volution (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Plymouth College of Art

This web site showcases the work of the BA Honours Graphic Design students at Plymouth College of Art in Plymouth, UK. Behance link. Among the work, there are some typefaces: Primary Sans (2014, by Georgia Roussas), Unitas Isometric (2014, hexagonal typeface). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Pranav Parab

Art director in Thane, India, who created a painter's alphabet in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Qendrim Uka

Turana, Albania-based student-designer of the alphading typeface Albanian Flag (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rabail Khan

Lahore, Pakistan-based designer of Road Rash (2014), a Latin typface based on motorbike parts. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rafael Duarte

Lisbon, Portugal-based designer of Tangrabeto (2014), a modular tangram typeface. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rafael Rodrigues Gomes

During his studies at Faculdade de Arte e Administração de Limeira (Brazil), Rafael Rodrigues Gomes created the street graffiti font Tipografia de Beco (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Raluca Circo

Graphic designer in Bucharest, Romania. In 2014, Raluca Circo and Andrei Chirisi codesigned the display typefae Rahove Typerehab. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Raphael Rodriguez

Chilean codesigner with Rodrigo Araya Salas of Munky Negra (a creamy signage typeface). [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Raquel Martos

During her studies, l'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Catalunya-based Raquel Martos designed an experimental geometric typeface (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rashad Worthy

During his studies at Memphis College of Art, Rashad Worthy created the display typeface Blades (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Raul Betelli Arakaki

During his studies at Anhembi Morumbi, Sao Paulo, Brazil-based Raul Betelli Arakaki created the thin display typeface Rome (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Raymond Bobar

Raymond Bobar holds a BA degree from the University of Arts in Bucharest (Romania) and an MA degree in type design from the University of Reading, UK (2014). His graduation typeface at the University of Reading was the casual hand-crafted display typeface Ivera (2014), which covers Latin, Greek, Cyrillic and Georgian. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rebeca Morimoto

Lima, Peru-based student at PUCP who created the connect-the-dots typeface Cosmica in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Retro Studio

Designer of Vintro (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Reymund Schroeder

German type designer whose typeface Polja (2013-2014) won an award in the Latin category at the Morisawa Type Design Competition 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rheza Purbawasesa

Designer in Jakarta, Indonesia, who created the display typeface Ketupat in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Riddhi Vakil

Designer in Atlanta, GA. Creator of Shri Ramanjenya (2014: a custom Devanagari typeface) and Sufi (2014), a display typeface based on Bodoni and Arabic calligraphy. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rido Kim

Gunpo, Korea-based designer of the decorative caps typeface Santaword (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Robin Gillet

Parisian graphic designer who created a bicolored circle-based typeface called Graphic Stroke (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rodrigo Araya

Valparaiso, Chile-based dllustrator (b. 1991) who made the free hand-drawn hipster typeface Eleven (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rogerio Theisen

Digital content manager in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Creator of a hand-crafted typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rosie Williams

During her studies in Cardiff, Wales, Rosie Williams created the New York City Slicker typeface (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Roxanne Simpson

During her studies at the AAA School of Advertising in Cape Town, South Africa, Roxanne Simpson created the circle-based typeface Long Street (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ruby Ann Muñoz

During her studies at Pratt Institute's upstate campus PrattMWP, Ruby Ann Muñoz (Utica, NY) created the vampire script typeface Mer de Noms (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rumi Borbala

Budapest-based designer of a fun take on Helvetica called Strip (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Rute Baltazar Fernandes

During their studies at Universidade de Aveiro in Portugal, Sara Cardoso (Porto), Marcelo Baptista (Espinho) and Rute Baltazar Fernandes (Porto) codesigned the modular typeface Bricks (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ryan Brkovic

Bristol, UK-based designer of the cursive script typeface Stitched (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ryan Locke

British designer of the animated 3d typeface Isotype (2014, Animography). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ryan Prasetya
[Lost Volt Typefoundry]

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Ryota Doi

In 2014, Ryota Doi graduated from the MATD program at the University of Reading. Ryota's final typeface was Raylaw, which was specifically created for multilingula travel magazines. Raylaw has five Latin weights, and covers Greek, Cyrillic and Japanese (kanji, hiragana and katakana) as well. As a map font, it is particularly well executed, combining original elegance with legibility at small sizes. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Saadah Serjuddin

Based in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei, Saadah Serjuddin created the curly Latin typeface Snig (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sabrina Scherzinger

Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany-based designer of the sans typeface Vintage Shop (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sahara Small

Wichita, KS-based designer of the straight-edged typeface Stroke (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sam Falla

St. George, Guernsey-based designer of Mickey Mouse Alphabet (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sam Radian

Colombo, Sri Lanka-based designer of the monospaced sans programming font Code New Roman (2014, Open Font Library). Alternate download site. Dafont link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sam Rooney

Brooklyn, NY-based designer of Pipe Type (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Samantha M

Tijuana, Mexico-based student-designer of the stencil typeface Phoenix Rising (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Samuel Put

Palmerston North, New Zealand-based designer of the circle-based typeface Pure Round (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Santi Estopiñan

Barcelona-based student-designer of Bausan Light (2014, a thin hexagonal typeface). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sara Cardoso

During their studies at Universidade de Aveiro in Portugal, Sara Cardoso (Porto), Marcelo Baptista (Espinho) and Rute Baltazar Fernandes (Porto) codesigned the modular typeface Bricks (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sara Dunker

Bolinas, Sweden-based designer of Movement (2014, a wiggly typeface). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sara Fraser

Brighton, UK-based student-designer of an experimental geometric typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sarah Klammer

London-based designer of the monoline compass-and-ruler typeface One Line (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sarah-Fiona Bibay

Graphic designer and photographer who graduated from ESDA in Zaragoza, Spain. Creator of the circle-based Round Around Font (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sasha Snoom

Sasha Snoom (Sestroretsk, Russia) works for KVO Crew. She designed the official LVO Crew font in 2014 in a ghoulish style. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sawsan Al Qasimi

As a student in the United Arab Emirates, Sawsan Al Qasimi made a Latin / Arabic typeface, Rukn (2014), starting out from a simple circle. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Schuchita Grover

Bangalore City, India-based designer of a retro typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Scott Smoker

Scott Soker runs Smoke Signal Design in Poplar, MT. Scott designed War Club Typeface (2014), a rounded spurred hand-crafted typeface family with regular, rough and textured styles. He specializes in hand-crafted lettering. Google] [More]  ⦿

Sébastien Bakirci

Grenoble, France-based designer of the didone typeface Type Moderne in 2014, during a workshop given by Jean-Baptiste Levée and Yoann Minet. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sebastian Moser

As a student at Hochschule PforzheimTDC 2014 for his typeface Sori (2013). Sori is a Latin typeface that emulates the stacking of Hangul. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sebastian Pino

Santiago, Chile-based designer of the hand-crafted poster typeface Home Type (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sehat Co

Yogyakarta, Indonesia-based designer of the tall hand-crafted typeface Flush (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Senor Octopus

Illustrator in Montpellier, France. Creator of a decorative hand-crafted alphabet of initials in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sergio Martins

Portuguese designer of the display typeface Cabra (2014), which is named after its source of inspiration, the Coimbra University tower. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Serj Khorozian

New media designer in Sunnyvale, CA, who created the hairline serif typeface Tenuis in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Shabello

Designer of the animated poster typefaces Amelie (2014) and Jasper (2014). They can be bought at Animography. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Shaheena Siddique

Brisbane, Australia-based creator of the fashion mag typeface Modello (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Shannon Kelly

Edison, NJ-based student-designer of a funky typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Shelly Laslo

Shelly Laslo (Draw Baby Draw Designs) created the hand-crafted poster typefaces Provence, Story, Allegro, Barber Shop, Awkward, Net WT, Crocodilia, The Editor, Oliver and Aperture in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Shila Latiff

Singapore-based student-designer of the custom typeface Dainty (2014), which was created for Bath & Body Works. Shila has a Bachelors from Nanyang Technological University School of Art, [Google] [More]  ⦿

Shuhei Toyoda
[Tydtyp]

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Sierra Kamatchus

Sierra Kamatchus is a Minnesota-based designer and alumna of University of Minnesota Duluth. In 2014, she codesigned the vintage silent film typeface Good Bad Man with Chank Diesel. She explains: This historic revival font was created especially for use in the preservation and restoration of the 1914 silent film "The Good Bad Man," starring Douglas Fairbanks. There is only one copy of the original film print in existence, and when the film was restored for a screening at the San Francisco Film Festival in 2014 the new font was created to best recreate the intent of the original lettering in the film. It is a smooth and pleasant vintage lettering style, original designed for use on silver screens, now fully rendered in OpenType and ready for you to use in your designs or web pages today. Read about this story here. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Simon Lemmerer

Graz, Austria-based designer of Graz T-Type (2014), a multiline typeface for traffic signage. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sina Vodjdani

Creator of a geometric solid block typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sinead Perry

During her studies at Plymouth College of Art in 2014, Exeter, UK-based Sinead Perry created some experimental (pixelized, dot matrix, geometric) typefaces and pictograms. [Google] [More]  ⦿

SinHee Park

Bucheon, Korea-based designer of Turkey (2014, an Arabic simulation typeface). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sofia Ricciari

During her studies in Buenos Aires, Sofia Ricciari created the typeface St. Amen (2014), which was inspired by gothic cathedrals. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Soojung Lee

Anyang, Korea-based student-creator of the display typeface Bake (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Sophie Dufour

During her graphic design studies in Lille, France, Sophie Dufour designed an untitled cursive typeface. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Soy Fyb

Graphic designer in Buenos Aires who created the poter typeface Candonga in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Stanislas Stezeck

Brighton, UK-based but French designer of the gridded font Angulstar (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Stanley

Paris-based designer of caricature alphabet Joliment (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Stefan Cel Mare

Creator of the modular typeface Monavi (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Stefano Piscitello

Art director in Rome who created Craver Medium in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Steffen Kraft

Creative director in Wiesbaden, Germany. Creator of a circular connect-the-dots typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Steffi Strick

During his studies in Trier, Germany, Steffi Strick created the modular display typeface Obsidian (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Stella Ivanova Katelieva

Varna, Bulgaria-based codesigner, with Vassil Kateliev, of Love Christmas (2014, Christmas ornaments). [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Stephan Peters

Graduate of the College of Visual Arts in St. Paul, MN, class of 2011. Creator of Geometric (2014, an experimental typeface). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Studio Profundo

Based in Mexico City, Studio Profundo created the counterless typeface Circa in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Subcutaneo Estudio Creativo

Designer (b. 2005, El Salvador) of the dadaist typeface Deformed Font (2014). Dafont link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Subhraman Sarkar

Creator of the free draftsman font FProject (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Suleyman Yazki

Graduate of the the School of Applied Arts of Rennes (France) and of DSAA LAAB Academy in 2014. In 2014, he started work at Prologue Films in Los Angeles. At Fontfabric, he published the free stencil font Rafale (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tamas Zelizi

Graduate of the Jaschik Almos School of Arts in Budapest. Designer of the hipster sans typeface family tams WHD (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tania Alonso

Monterrey, Mexico-based designer of the hybrid display typeface Twinkle Twinkle Little Star (2014), which is based on a blend of Bureau Grotesque and Adamas Regular. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tarcisio Benavides

Graphic designer in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He created the tribal typeface Kasibue in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

TDC2 Type Directors Club's Type Design Competition 2014

International typeface competition in 2014 organized by the Type Directors Club in New York. The jury in 2014 consisted of Matteo Bologna (chair), Andy Clymer, Jesse Ragan, Ellen Lupton and Georg Seifert. Most typefaces in the competition were created in 2013. There are some fine typefaces in this year's list, but it is a bit surprising that René Bieder, Hannes von Döhren and a few other super-talents are not in the list---I must assume that they did not apply. The winners:

  • Sori by Sebastian Moser, Stuttgart, Germany. Additional Credits: School of Design of Pforzheim University, Professor Michael Throm and Sebastian Hackelsperger. Programmer: Alexis Luengas. Consultant: Young-Hun Jung
  • Metro Nova by Toshi Omagari, London. Foundry: Linotype Originals. Purchase: Linotype
  • Odesta by Ondrej Job, Bratislava, Slovakia. Foundry: Urtd. Purchase: Village
  • Azer by Wael Morcos, Ian Party and Pascal Zoghbi, New York, Switzerland, and Beirut. Foundry: 29Letters. Language: Arabic
  • Pizza Press by Terrance Weinzierl. Foundry: Monotype. Client: Crispin Porter + Bogusky
  • Columbia Titling by Gregory Shutters, New York. Foundry: Typetanic Fonts. Purchase: MyFonts
  • Amplify by Henrik Kubel, London. Foundry: A2-Type, London. Client: Amplify/News Corporation. Additional Credits: Creative Director: Graham Clifford, New York
  • Chimera by Maria Doreuli, Moscow. Additional Credits: School: Type and Media, Royal Academy of Art, The Hague. Professors: Erik van Blokland, Paul van der Laan and Peter Verheul
  • Mislab by Xavier Dupré, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Foundry: Typofonderie. Purchase: Typofonderie
  • Duplicate Ionic by Miguel Reyes and Christian Schwartz, New York. Foundry: Commercial Type. Purchase: Commercial Type
  • FF Quixo by Frank Griesshammer, Santa Clara, California. Foundry: FontShop. Purchase: FontFont
  • Argentina by Dario M. Muhafara, Buenos Aires. Foundry: tipo type foundry. Client: FutureBrands
  • Ogg by Lucas Sharp, Brooklyn, New York. Foundry: Pagan & Sharp. Purchase: Village
  • Lalola by Laura Meseguer, Barcelona. Foundry: Type-o-Tones. Purchase: Type-o-Tones
  • DecoType Nastaleeq Press by Mirjam Somers, Amsterdam. Foundry: DecoType. Language: Arabic
  • Venecia by Baruch Gorkin, Brooklyn, New York. Foundry: bgHEB. Language: Hebrew
  • Medusa by Ramiro Espinoza, The Hague. Foundry: Retype. Purchase: www.re-type.com
  • Flirt Script by Neil Summerour, Jefferson, Georgia. Foundry: Positype. Purchase: MyFonts
  • MZhiHei Ultra Bold by Kenneth Kwok, Hong Kong. Foundry: Monotype. Language: Chinese. Purchase: Fonts.com
  • Cloud Mountain Type by John Meng, Beijing. Foundry: Meng Shenhui Graphic Design Studio
  • FREE by Matt Kay, Jennifer Kinon and Bobby C. Martin Jr., New York. Foundry: OCD | The Original Champions of Design. Purchase: The Original Champions of Design
  • Bungee by David Jonathan Ross, Los Angeles. Foundry: Font Bureau
  • Marcel Script by Carolyn Porter, St. Paul, Minnesota. Foundry: P22 Type Foundry. Purchase: P22
  • Chapitre Regular by Jonathan Perez, Angoulême, France. Foundry: typographies.fr. Purchase: FontShop
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TDC2 Type Directors Club's Type Design Competition 2015

International typeface competition in 2015 organized by the Type Directors Club in New York. Deadline: December 12, 2014. The chair of the competition will be Roberto de Vicq. Judges: Claudia de Almeida (Wired, San Francisco), Paul Barnes (Commercial Type, London), Dino Dos Santos (DST, Portugal), Tal Leming (Type Supply, Maryland). [Google] [More]  ⦿

TDC61: The 61st Annual Type Directors Club Competition

International competition in 2015 which recognizes excellence in communication design, including the use of typography, calligraphy, handlettering and other letterforms in advertising, books, calendars, catalogs, corporate identity, editorials, exhibits, signage, architecture, logos, packaging, posters and apparel. Deadline: December 12, 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tegan Furneaux

During his studies in Hamilton, New Zealand, Tegan Furneaux created Split Aotearoa (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Teraoka Masatsugu

Designer in Fukuoka, Japan, who created the Latin op-art typeface Optical Illusion Font (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Terry Ma

During his studies, Terry ma (Pasadena, CA) created the ironwork typeface Cloture (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Thais Gioia

During her studies at UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro-based Thais Gioia created the skab typeface Mafia (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Theo Le Goff

Lorient, France-based designer of Homotetik (2014), a school project typeface created as a tribute to Wim Crouwel. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Thiago Pestillo

Thiago Pestillo (Bauru, Brazil) created the display typeface FOI in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Thibault de Crespin

Laval, France-based designer of the grid and compass-based typeface Ox (2014) and the modular typeface Triominos (2014) that uses only triangles as building blocks.. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Thom Niessink

Amsterdam-based graphic designer. Creator of the free pleasantly plump rounded sans typeface Oduda (2014). Home page at thmbnl. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Thomas Ackermann

Thomas Ackermann studied Communication Design at Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften Hamburg (Germany) and Shenkar School of Engineering and Design in Tel Aviv. He worked as freelance designer for Blotto Design in Berlin and teaches typography at the design department of HAW Hamburg. He specializes in corporate design, typography and type design favouring big letters in architectural spaces. In 2010, he founded PBLC---Büro für Visuelle Kommunikation---with three other partners in Hamburg.

Codesigner of FF Bauer Grotesk (2014, Fontfont), with Felix Bonge. Fontfont writes: FF Bauer Grotesk is a revival of the metal type Friedrich Bauer Grotesk, released between 1933 and 1934 by the foundry Trennert & Sohn in Hamburg Altona, Germany. The geometric construction of the typeface, infused with the Art Deco zeitgeist of that era, is closely related to such famous German designs as Futura, Erbar, Kabel and Super Grotesk that debuted a few years earlier. However, Bauer Grotesk stands out for not being so dogmatic with the geometry, lending the design a warmer, more homogenous feeling. The oval O is a good example of this approach, as are characteristic shapes like the capital M or the unconventional varying stroke endings on the c and s which give them a less constructed look. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Thomas Miguel

Graphic designer in Montreal, who created FRotesk (an elegant all-caps grotesk face), HM Brush 1 and HM Chalk 1 in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tina Nejderskog

Graphic design, collage artist, illustrator and visual merchandiser in Malmö, Sweden. Duing their studies at Östra grevie in Malmö, Hanna Hedström and Tina Nejderskog created an experimental typeface for overlays called 87Font (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tiphaine Nihouarn

Lille, France-based designer of the monoline connected script typeface Celestine (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tiziano Adamini

Rome-based designer of Racing Font (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tobias Reinhardt
[FontPunk]

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Tobias Reinhardt
[Paintfont.com]

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Todd Albertson

Washington, DC-based art director at AARP Media who has worked for The York Times Magazine. He created some retail and custom typefaces such as Rittenhouse (stencil face), Colosseum (fat octagonal), Barbarossa (modular typeface) and a thin octagonal typeface, codesigned with Tom Brown, for Architecture Magazine. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tom Fricker

During his studies at the University of Reading, UK, Tom Fricker created the typeface Jura (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tucker Friend

Art director and photographer in San Francisco, who created a thick slab typeface in 2014 called I Love My Friends (athletic lettering style). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Tydtyp
[Shuhei Toyoda]

UK-based typefoundry, est. 2014 by Shuhei Toyoda (b. 1983, Japan). Typefaces include Boxdon Titling (2014, an ultra-heavy typeface designed for vertical layout). [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Type Worship
[Jamie Clarke]

Type Worship is the official blog of 8 Faces magazine. Featuring inspirational typography, beautiful lettering, reviews, interviews with leading designers, and exclusive content from the coveted bi-annual publication. Curated by Jamie Clarke (London) with Elliot Jay Stocks.

Over four years and across eight issues they interviewed 64 world-renowned designers and asked them for their favorite fonts. These designers were Erik Spiekermann, Jessica Hische, Ian Coyle, Jason Santa Maria, Jos Buivenga, Jon Tan, Bruce Willen, Nolen Strals, Martin Majoor, Ale Paul, Stephen Coles, Tim Brown, Nick Sherman, Rich Rutter, Veronika Burian, José Scaglione, Ellen Lupton, Frank Chimero, Steve Matteson, Mark Caneso, Vincent Connare, Yves Peters, Jason Smith, Phil Garnham, John Boardley, Craig Mod, Kris Sowersby, Doug Wilson, Nadine Chahine, David Brezina, Silas Dilworth, Neil Summerour, Jonathan Hoefler, Tobias Frere-Jones, Mark Simonson, Trent Walton, Keetra Dean Dixon, Peter Bilak, Gerry Leonidas, Mark MacKay, Simon Walker, Dan Rhatigan, Seb Lester, Nina Stössinger, Grant Hutchinson, Mike Kus, Eric Olson, Nicole Dotin, Michael Bierut, Tomas Brousil, Georg Salden, Hannes von Döhren, Phil Baines, Ken Barber, Rudy VanderLans, Zuzana Licko, Elliot Jay Stocks, Jeremy Leslie, Jan Middendorp, Robert Slimbach, Steven Heller, Fiona Ross, Erica Jung and Ricardo Marcin. The top 25 fonts coming out of this poll are, in order [with quotes and discussion taken from Jamie Clarke's piece]:

  • Georgia. Matthew Carter, 1993. Originally designed for clarity on low resolution screens, for Microsoft, it is the counterpart to Verdana, which also appears in this list. Georgia has a large x-height and ascenders that rise above the cap height. It's a sturdy yet friendly typeface, with a wonderful flowing italic, that features on millions of websites.
  • Gotham. Tobias Frere-Jones, 2000. Famously used for Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign.
  • FF Scala. Martin Majoor, 1990.  FontShop International’s ‘first serious text face’.
  • Futura. Paul Renner, 1927.  This immortal ‘modern’ typeface with its uncompromising shapes has become the benchmark geometric sans for almost 80 years.
  • Gill Sans. Eric Gill, 1926.  A quintessential British design; though it’s eccentricities make it notoriously tricky to use well. A blend of humanist and geometric shapes.
  • Garamond. (Claude Garamond, c. 1480–1561), Several derivatives of the Parisian punch cutter’s design have been chosen, including; ITC Garamond (Tony Stan), Adobe Garamond &amp; Garamond Premier (Robert Slimbach). 
  • Caslon (Adobe Caslon). (William Caslon I, 1722) Carol Twombly, 1990.  Gave rise to a printer’s saying ‘When in doubt, use Caslon’. Also a favourite of Benjamin Franklin.
  • Akzidenz Grotesk. H. Berthold, Berthold Type Foundry, 1898.  The first widely used sans serif typeface.
  • Alternate Gothic. Morris Fuller Benton, 1903.  Designed for the American Typefounders Company (ATF). All three weights are bold and narrow. Currently used on YouTube’s homepage logo.
  • Helvetica. Max Miedinger with Eduard Hoffmann, 1957.  Helvetica needs no introduction as the planet’s most famous typeface—it even inspired a very good film. 
  • Metro. William Addison Dwiggins, 1930.  Designed out of a dissatisfaction with the san serifs of the time like Futura.
  • ITC Franklin Gothic. Morris Fuller Benton, 1902.  Created for the American Type Founders Company and named after Benjamin Franklin.
  • Meta Serif. Erik Spiekermann, Christian Schwartz and Kris Sowersby, 2007.  The serif companion to Eric Spiekermann’s influential sans serif, FF Meta. Also designed to work well with FF Unit and FF Unit Slab.
  • Trade Gothic. Jackson Burke, 1948/1960. 
  • Adelle. José Scaglione and Veronika Burian, 2009.  Adelle is a slab serif typeface conceived for intensive editorial use, mainly in newspapers and magazines but its personality and flexibility make it very adaptable.
  • Caecilia. Peter Matthias Noordzij, 1990.  A humanist rather than geometric slab serif, aiding its legibility.
  • Chaparral. Carol Twombly, 2000.  A
  • DIN. Albert-Jan Pool, 1995.  This clean geometric sans is based on the German standard typeface, DIN 1451, used for official documents and street signs etc. DIN stands for Deutsches Institut für Normung (German Institute of Standardisation). The font was added to the MoMA Design Collection in 2011.
  • Hoefler Text. Jonathan Hoefler, 1991.   Designed for Apple to demonstrate advanced type technologies it reintroduced type design traditions once central to fine printing like ligature sets, engraved capitals, ornaments and arabesques.
  • Quadraat. Fred Smeijers, 1992.  An original typeface Combining Renaissance elegance with contemporary ideas on construction and form. Named after Smeijers’ design studio in Arnhem, of the same name.
  • Sabon. Jan Tschichold, 1964.  An oldstyle serif typeface based on Garamond. A distinguishing feature of Sabon is the same width occupied by characters in the Roman and Italic styles, and the Regular and Bold weights.
  • Sentinel. Jonathan Hoefler &amp; Tobias Frere-Jones, 2009.  
  • Verdana. Matthew Carter, 1996.  It was created specifically to address the challenges of on-screen display. Verdana’s large x-height, wide proportions, generous letter-spacing and large counters are key to its legibility at small sizes.
  • Fedra Serif. Peter Bilak, 2003.  A highly original text typeface. Shaped by a unique blend of technological considerations while maintaining hand-written forms.
  • Feijoa. Kris Sowersby, 2007.  Aiming to create a feeling of softness, Feijoa has an almost complete absence of straight lines. Feijoa successfully avoids the sense of coldness that Kris had felt with some previous digital typefaces.
  • Officina. Erik Spiekermann, 1990. A paired family of serif and sans serif faces, originally designed as a typeface for business correspondence but found a much wider, trendier audience.
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Typo Sash
[Cristofer Jonatan Martínez Torres]

Cristofer Jonatan Martínez Torres is Typo Sash, the Queretaro, Mexico-based designer of Type Neitor (2014, a bilined caps typeface) and Expegab (2014, a free all-caps typeface). These typefaces were designed during his studies at Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Vaishnavi Bangar

Pune, India-based designer of a hilarious funny-man-themed alphabet simply called Character (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Vaishnavi Murthy Yerkadithaya

American graduate of the Masters of Type Design program of the University of Reading, UK. Vaishnavi's graduation typeface was Yaska (2014, Latin, Cyrillic and Malayalam). The Latin consists of an 8-weight serif family and a connected italic. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Valentina Marchio

Rome, Italy-based designer of the molecular modular typeface Cubase (2014), possibly created with FontStruct, and the fashion glasses-inspired typeface Pasolini (2014), which is named after (the glasses of) one of the world's most depressing film directors, Pier Paolo Pasolini. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Valeria Franco

During her graphic design studies at FAU, Margate, FL-based Valeria Franco created the hand-crafted Val's Typeface (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Value Studio
[Vladimir Ilnitskiy]

Vladimir Ilnitskiy (Value Studio, Murmansk, Russia) created several typefaces. These include Value Studio (2014, a sans display face for Latin and Cyrillic) and Vender (2008). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Vanessa Ferreyra

During her studies at UABC, Tijuana, Mexico-based Vanessa Ferreyra created the hand-printed typeface Autumn (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Vasilis Skandalos

Athens, Greece-based designer of the free Latin / Greek font Retro Sans (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Veronica Nachon

Buenos Aires-based student-designer of the lachrymal display typeface Verona (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Viacheslav Olianishyn

Kharkiv, Ukraine-based designer of the free horizontally-striped typeface Falling (2014) and the free squarish modular typeface Single (2014). Both fonts cover Latin and Cyrillic. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Victor Ulises González Padrón

During his studies in Tijuana, Mexico, Victor Ulises designed the techno typeface Bundy (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Victoria Lopez

During her graphic design studies in Buenos Aires, Victoria Lopez created the Humanoide typeface (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Vincent Schwenk

Hamburg, Germany-based creator of the free image font Baluga (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Vladimir Ilnitskiy
[Value Studio]

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Vladimir Stankovic

Successful illustrator and graphic designer in Odense, Denmark. In 2014, he created a logo and designed a font for Mister Finch and a book about his textile sculptures published by Glitterati Incorporated. This font, Mister Finch, is curly and can be regarded as a vampire script. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Vladimir Stojanovic

Nis, Serbia-based designer of the school project font Handwritten (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Vladislav Zorin

Zheleznogorsk, Russia-based designer of the free vector format techno font ZVX Xeno (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Wenqian Lin

Queens, NY-based designer of the experimental stencil typeface Neon (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Wesley Jefferies

During his studies in Greenville, SC, Wesley Jefferies designed the free squarish typeface Superlative (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

William Dickinson

Cullowhee, NC-based designer of the dotted typeface Boom (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

World of the Fonts

Turkish typefoundry, est. 2014. [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Wouter Freericks

Utrecht, The Netherlands-based student-designer of an untitled hipster typeface in 2014. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Xuli Wasserhahn

Hamburg, Germany-based designer of the pixacao graffiti font Soft Ghetto (2014). Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Yana Bereziner

Creator of the hipster typeface Nordic (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Yasmin Avila

During her design studies in Rio de Janeiro, Yasmin Avila designed a modular typeface (20124). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Yessith Santander

Pasto, Colombia-based designer of the art deco typeface Cyerdana (2014). This typeface was finished during Yessith's studies at Universidad de Nariño. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Yevhenii Melnychuk

Kiev, Ukraine-based designer of Duim Font (2014), a semi-uncial Cyrillic trypeface. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Ying Chen

Arcadia, CA-based designer of the Peignotian typeface Never (2014). Ying grew up in Taiwan. Behance link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

You Zhang

Graphic designer in Baltimore, MD. Creator of the display typeface Fey (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Zanda Markitane

Riga, Latvia-based designer of an angular typeface simply called Lettering (2014). [Google] [More]  ⦿