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Type scene in Wyoming


Alpine Fonts
[Steve Smith]

Chess fonts and other game fonts at this company in Laramie, WY. The Alpine Fonts, by Steve Smith, are supplied as three sets with different designs (Hastings, Linares or Zürich) containing 17 TrueType or Adobe Type 1 fonts in each set. They are specially supported by my macros. Commercial site. Products include checkers, shogi, ChiangQi, Copenhagen Othello, Las Vegas dice and domino fonts, Monte Carlo backgammon font, Canton Mah Jong font, Tokyo go font, Chess fonts: Linares, Hastings, Zurich. Bermuda playing card font. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Cole Lemaster

During his studies at the University of Wyoming in Laramie, WY, Cole Lemaster created the blocky stencil typeface In Denial (2013).

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Dani Foster Herring

From Hanna, WY, the designer of the free fonts Snowy Caps, the bird nest dingbat font ForTheBirds, VictorianAngels (elaborate caps), Sleigh Ride (1999), WeGiveThanks (Thanksgiving bats), Fisher's Women, Pika Pika, Winter Wonderland, Harbour Lights, Christmas Cheer (1999), Evergreen (1999, various Xmas trees), TeaTime (1999), DeannasIvyCaps (1999), and PikaPika (1999).

Dafont link. Another Dafont link. Obsolete link to Dabi's Delusions. Fontspace link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Golden Era Studios
[Mike Jackson]

Mike Jackson (Jackson Hole, Wyoming) at Golden Era Studios offers commercial ornaments in EPS or AI formats. Published by Letterhead Fonts, they feature a turn-of-the-century look.

In 2014, he created LHF Saratoga Ornaments (borders and panels), LHF Centennial Banker (a money or stock certificate font), LHF State Fair (a Tuscan Western sign painting typeface family), LHF Centennial Panels 1, and LHF Henderson in that same year. LHF Henderson are in the tradition of American sign painting ca. 1900.

Typefaces from 2021: LHF Broadway Panels 3 (36 unique panels), LHF Saratoga Panels 4, LHF Americana Ornaments (old-fashioned ornaments). [Google] [MyFonts] [More]  ⦿

Hanna Arzigian

Graphic designer in Laramie, WY, who created Bersantai (2013), a curvy display typeface that was inspired by Indonesian symbolism. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Jackson Pollock

Paul Jackson Pollock (b. 1912, Cody, WY-d. 1956, Springs, NY) was an influential and celebrated American painter and a major figure in the abstract expressionist movement. He was well known for his unique style of drip painting. An alcoholic, he died in a car accident while driving drunk.

Several typefaces were made using or emulating Pollock's drip style:

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Jacob Chavez

For an art class at the University of Wyoming, Laramie. WY-based Jacob Chavez created the squarish typeface Automatica (2015). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Katie Fund
[Liz Rademacher]

Liz Rademacher's site in Gillette, WY: she sells fonts for charity. Included are Feetish and Loveletters. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Lilah Higgins

Cody, WY-based designer of the brush typeface Brittia (2017). Creative Market link. [Google] [More]  ⦿

Liz Rademacher
[Katie Fund]

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Mike Jackson
[Golden Era Studios]

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Sarah Rudkin

Digital strategist at Adbay in Casper, WY. Designer of the free handcrafted typefaces Peony (2017) and Simplicity (2017). [Google] [More]  ⦿

Scot Jenkins
[The Fontsmith]

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Steve Smith
[Alpine Fonts]

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The Fontsmith
[Scot Jenkins]

Scot Jenkins from Gillette, WY, was called the Fontsmith. He made original fonts such as Crusades (grungy blackletter).

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