TYPE DESIGN INFORMATION PAGE last updated on Mon Aug 20 09:14:47 EDT 2018
FONT RECOGNITION VIA FONT MOOSE
Watercolor brush script typefaces
Creator of these typefaces in 2015: Aarleta, Tombeo (watercolor brush set of ten fonts---Antonie, Auroine, Gianluca, Guinda, Larvarose, Lullaby Blues, Paintline, San Marino, Stuarte, Writero), Marshe (brush script), Aveline (brush script), Graun (grungy hand-painted look), Falco (vintage sans), Bassline, Granfold (marker typeface), Avres (fat brush script), Kaiven.
Typefaces from 2017: Marcoley (circle-themed), Smarch (graffiti style).
Addy Sukma Bharata
In 2015, he published the connected swashy script typeface Octavia Script, the brush scripts Carbonera and Shallom, the hand-lettered Vanilla Daisy Script and Mightype, the watercolor script Hollycakes, and the connected Brayden Script (and Sans).
Typefaces from 2016: Drustic Daily, Karlberg Script, Ecosmith Script, Halosense Script (calligraphic), Lunar Cone (connected layered script), Clarkson Script, Salvador Script, Salvador Serif, Salvador Condensed, La Venice Script (retro signage lettering).
Typefaces from 2017: Clarkson Script (brush lettering), Bignord Vintage (with Fauzan Rafhy), Douglas Collection (12 fonts: Aaronade Script, Ancaster Script, Burlington, Calgury, Montreal Rounded, Morphic 60s, Norwood Old, Ogdensburgh, Palmeira, Rutland Extended, Wolves Sans, Wolves Serif), Almost Lover, Rhythmic Dances (rough script), Sevastian (layered font set), Rustling Trees (dry brush), Little Karla Script.
Typefaces from 2018: C'est La Vie (font duo), Chivels (a vintage typeface done with Angga Kristiandri at Abbassy Studio), Sevastian (a layered font family), Drustic Dialy (weathered; with Angga Kristiandri), Elli Bellie (calligraphic). [Google] [MyFonts] [More] ⦿
Bandung, Indonesia-based designer of the vintage uppercase typeface Jouhare (2015) and the watercolor brush script typeface Shieshe Rantica (2015). The designer might be Wildan Yakob. [Google] [More] ⦿
Bandung, Indonesia-based designer (b. 1988) of the modular display typeface Kurawal (2013) that is based on compositions of curly brackets. In 2015, he designed the angry brush typeface Violence, the connected creamy script Nurture (2015), the hand-crafted sans typeface Imperioosa (2015), the connected Fabulous, and the watercolor brush script Sweetiest.
Typefaces from 2016: Holiday (17-script family), Dreadful (a layered Halloween typeface family, with dingbats), Casual Brush, Lucidity (signage script), Euphoria (Victorian), The Painter, Minority (very condensed hand-lettered typeface), Thunderstorm.
Typefaces from 2017: Tjikapoendoeng Script (formal calligraphic script by Ricky Rinaldi and Juru Aksara), Lovadelic (psychedelic), Neptunian (dry brush), The Moonlight (comic book script), Savath (a horror font), MacLaurent (tattoo font).
Akufadhl (was: Alternatype, or: Akutype)
Cairo, Egypt-based designer, who hails from Surakarta, Indonesia, b. 1996. Creator of the free brush typeface Bruss (2015), the hand-crafted Talisman (2015), Labours (2015) and Summer Time (2015), the vintage sans typeface Manufactur (2015), the vintage titling typeface Kertayasa (2015), the marker typeface Halfway (2015), the watercolor brush face Hale (2015), the free display typeface Biliru (2015), the hand-crafted Supreme (2015), and the spurred display typeface Travelo (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Amarylis, Protea, Geda Brush (thick and inky), Tarquin AT (+Stencil), Macaron (elegant hand-crafted style), The Falcone, Supreme (hand-crafted), Rolade (rounded sans).
Aka Malena. Kharkiv, Ukraine-based designer of these typefaces:
Manchester, UK-based designer of a decorative spurred watercolor typeface (2017), the watercolor typefaces Lagom (2017), Hideaway (2017) and Little Mo (2017), the tattoo typeface Sailor Bob (2017), and the pearl-studded watercolor typeface Charlie (2017). Behance link. Creative Market link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Alit Design (or: Gurita Hitam)
Irkutsk, Siberia-based designer of Simple Ink (2016, brush script), Double Ink (2016), Grunge Dry Brush (2016), Sponge (2016, a high-contrast calligraphic script), Christmas Snowy (2016), Grunge Stamp (2016), Simple Handdrawn (2016), Grunge Display (2016: a dry brush font), Grunge Display Formal (2016), Rhubarb Pie (2016), Yndina (2016, script), Boriska (2016, watercolor grunge), 3D Sketch Font (2016), Blooming Sally (2016), Pride & Prejudice (2016), Ribbon Display (2016), Melted Font (2016), Leaves Display Font (2016, a floral decorative caps typeface), Concept Round Font (2016), Quick Handwritten Font (2016), Snabbyshoe (2016, grungy hand-crafted typeface), the Latin typeface Old Typewriter (2016), Old Destroyed Typewriter (2016), Retro Typewriter (2016), and Heart Font (2016).
A freelance artist and illustrator based in Palermo, Italy, and born in Russia, Anastasiia Macaluso created various hand-crafted typefaces in 2015, including a mummy-themed font, a bloody font, a bubblegum font, a couple of crayon typefaces and watercolor and dry brush types. In 2015, she started selling her work, such as the vampire script font Rodion, the crayon typeface Carbon Script, and a drop-dead gorgeous set of vector format snowflakes.
Typefaces from 2016: Prosto (a hand-crafted Latin / Cyrillic typeface), Sofia (thick brush. free), Astrid (hipster style), Giglio (paperclip style).
Andrea De Oliveira
Angie Makes (was: Fonted House)
Typefaces from 2014, now published under her own label, Angie Makes, include Graciela (hand-printed), Hollyhock (sribbly script), Milkmaid.
Typefaces from 2016: Halfback, Foxglow, Heathrow (a great connected script), Duckbite (a script). Still in 2016, she published the Font Bundle of Glory, which contains these hand-crafted typefaces: Blacksheep, Claphands, Dahlia Darling, Fandangle, Fineday, Funfetti, Helsinki, Hola Bonita, Hoodwink, Ladyfinger, Okey Doke, Rockaby, Seafair, Shippey.
Typefaces from 2017: Hartley (textured brush script).
Area Type (was: GType)
Brazilian designer of the Victorian typefaces Broser (2015), Romant (2015) and Moyers (2014). In 2015, he made the connected script typefaces Madelina Script, Smoothline (watercolor brush), Adediala and Adamenya, the poster typeface Wolder, the connected brush script Sannie, and the hand-lettered typefaces Alastrina and Quintessa.
Typefaces from 2016: Sheraton Script (calligraphic), Mahogany Script (calligraphic), Monisa (calligraphic script), Strongman Script, Natalia Script, Agustine (script), Amberland (calligraphic script), Mallicot Script (calligraphic), Sifrand Script (brush), Chamelia Script, Moodnight Script, Flowerroom Script (curly script), Ismelda Script (calligraphic script), Charissa Script (brush script), Shartica Script, Morenthya Script, Aintzane (connected script).
Typefaces from 2017: Wasatsh Brush, Shanti Script, Hottemp Brush, Darling Harbour, Matterhon Script, Blishfully, Motisan Script, Smoothline Script, Anindita, Authentic Script, Sentosha (a great calligraphic (wedding) script), Heritage Script, Strengthen Script (calligraphic), Redheads Script.
His foundry was first called GType but changed its name to Area Type. At that time, the Creative Market page started mentioning that the designer is from Indonesia and not Brazil. Graphicriver link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Artist of Design
Commercial foundry that was in Kensington and/or Moorhead, MN, but is now in Park Rapids, MN, run by André Zottolo. Most of his fonts are hand-printed, such as AZ Cut Script (2011, a script), AZ Pledge, AZ Grampa, AZ Fast Fury, AZ Hello, AZ Dude, AZ Tiki, AZ Script, AZ New Rough, AZ Imperial, AZ College (+Brushed), and AZ Vintage Tattoo, all made ca. 2010-2011.
His earliest fonts were free. They included Alpha, Barracuda, Collem, Cornelia, Declan, Funtime, Roughfart, Tiki, MessyGirl.
Typefaces from 2011: AZ Union is a Western face. AZ Text and AZ Dramamine are grungy hand-printed typefaces. AZ Sailor Tattoo is an outline tattoo face. AZ Hello Brushed is a brush typeface inspired by auto repair signs. AZ Rough Fart is a squarish mural brush face. AZ Wings is Victorian. AZ Placid is an eroded outline face.
Type designs from 2012: AZ Mavericks (based on a skateboard logo), AZ Barista (inspired by Leonetto Cappiello's poster art from the 1920s), AZ Indian (signage script), AZ Harpers July (inspired by Edward Penfield's poster art from ca. 1900), AZ Plug Italic (inspired by the poster art of Edward Penfield and Franz Hazenplug, ca. 1900), AZ Audiotape, AZ Kiss (sketched type), AZ Varsity (athletic lettering), AZ Varsity Brush (textured version), AZ Claire (fat signage script).
Typefaces from 2015: AZ Yoyo.
Typefaces from 2016: AZ Cruisin.
Aka Rachma BT. Banda Aceh, Indonesia-based designer of the connected calligraphic script typefaces Starheart (2015), Sitimerry (2015), Boboiboy NewYork (2015), Milagros (2015), Khanza (2015) and Laurence (2015), and Cute Baby Script (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Cinderella (watercolor brush), Stand Book (connected script), Sepatik Script, Yusniar Script, Feel Script, Hangout, Letter Girls, Starheart, Long Shine Script, Feedback Script (high-contrast calligraphic script).
Creator of these typefaces:
Charles Ephraim Burchfield (b. 1893, Salem, Ohio-d. 1967, Gardenville, NY) was an American painter and semi-surrealist artist, known for his watercolors of nature scenes and townscapes. The largest collection of Burchfield's paintings, archives and journals are in the collection of the Burchfield Penney Art Center in Buffalo, New York, the city he moved to in 1921 and lived in for the rest of his life.
In 2013, Richard Kegler (P22 Type Foundry) was commissioned by the Burchfield Penney to create the Charles E. Burchfield font to honor the artist. It is based on handwriting samples from the extensive archives. Kegler tried to imitate ther irregular style of the painter in his P22 Burchfield font, which was published in 2015. [Google] [More] ⦿
Illustrator based in Ust Sysolsk, Northern Russia, whose first name is Katya. In 2016, she designed the brushy Yoshiko, the connected Neoscopic, Dissentio, the dry brush typeface Sungai, the brushy Elvissa Script, and Arlin Brush.
Typefaces from 2017: Old maple, Jelani (African motif font), Keril Devil (rounded fat comic book style), Tino Script, Fun Bang, Alsynya (fat finger font), Miss Lavanda, Demetriss, Sacral Town (alchemic), Mr. Lonely, Malanya, Retano Script, Black Shepherd (a skeletal bones font), Summerrine, The Nordlike, Bekabuga Display, Basnow Grunge, Inversus (grungy slab serif), Raisia Script, Disquise Brush.
Brisbane, Australia-based designer of a decorative layered or chromatic typeface in 2014. Cherie writes: Inspired by Palais du Louvre, Pierre Fontaine was known for Empire and Directoire style design and was responsible for restoring the Louvre-Tuileries complex under Charles X and Louis-Philippe until 1848. This work was done while Cherie was studying at Design College Australia. [Google] [More] ⦿
Vienna-based designer of the angular text typeface Lotti (2015), which is named after her grandmother. The typeface was used in a book about her life. During Typeclinic 11th International Type Design Workshop, she created the wedge serif text typeface Normalisia (2015). At Typeclinic 12th International Type Design Workshop, she designed the connected script typeface Old Lady (2016). [Google] [More] ⦿
Cove 703 (was: ComicVector 703)
Denpasar, Bali-based designer of the curly hand-crafted typeface Kerithing (2015), Baline Script (2016) and the watercolor brush typeface Amarill (2016). Typefaces from 2017: The Naturel (woodblock printing style), Balistroke, Rosedita Script (calligraphic), Maheera, Ringotube (2017). Creative Market link. Dafont link. Graphicriver link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Hamilton, Victoria, Australia-based designer of Torquay Hotel (2015, a great dry brush typeface), Tropical Nights Script (2015), Blitzen (2015, a scribbly outlined typeface), White Snowfall Script (2015), Third Storey (2015, +Brush, +Regular, +Marker), Twisted Willow (2015, a connected exaggerated script), Saltywaters (2015, an attractive brush script), Operation 22 (2015), Sideline Bold (2015), Sideline Hollow (2015), Juicy Brush (2015), Blushingly (2015, a brushy wedding script font), Thystle Leaf (2015), La Bambiny (2015: painted Treefrog style script), Sweet Dreamer Script (2015, children's hand), the fat brush typeface Coalface (2015) and the curly fat brush scripts Wonderlicious (2015) and Rumpledrop (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Boltis, Tantrums, Favoured (rough brush), Goatfish, Odd Socks, Passion Fruits, Boom&Farrow, Blissfully, Snowblown (a chunky marker font), Loganberry, Roll Off, Shakeoff (dry brush), Grainger, Irish Brogue, Saltie Sea, Gorgeously You, Yellow Gold, Seriously Rad (brush font), Sorrella Script, Woodend retro, Roamfest Brush Script, Doctors Scrawl script, Needle & Thread, Rabbit Fur (brush type), Moonlit harvest, Quickly Script, Multiculture, Lusciously, Listless, Lemony Zest, Liberty & Love, Lemonade Fizzo, Illabarook Script, Humongous, Hot Chips, Going Slow, Aberfoyle Park Script, Strike One, Lovers Avenue, Glen Thompson, Sing Aloud, Berry Shortcake, Yellow Taxi, Shopwreck (dry marker font), Faithful True, Flattering, Zombie Zone, Feathertop, Jellybeans, Show+Tell, Swizzlesticks, Label Marker, Hello Journal, School Blackboard, Life+Laughter, Holiday Chaos, Silverwaves, Bjorn Rider (marker font), Affectionate Brush (crayon font).
Typefaces from 2017: Soundbound, Trescott, Tyndust Script, Wallower Script, Berry Merry, Beautiful Lights Script, Song of the River Script, Oh Mistletoe Script, Holiday Joy, Jingle Joy, Holiday Coffee Script, Cheerful Elf Script, Journey's Inn (brush), Ice Castle, Frosted Cupcake, Oh Surrender Script, Moonlight Sailing Script, Justify Brush Script (dry brush), Just Maria Script, Falling Pumpkins Script, Bright Soul Script, Blossomie Script, Joy Flight Script, Loving Saskia (watercolor brush), Blue Liquid, Lemons Soda Script, Southerner (dry brush script), Theodoria Script (tall swashy calligraphic typeface), Highline, Southfall Script (formal calligraphy), Serial Catch, Travelling Abroad, Warrenson Script, Saturday Rock, Indulgence Script, Cottage Gardens Script, Spoonfull Script, Pattersonville Script (signature font). Behance link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Crow Studio consists of Efe Gürsoy, Suat Tuna and Yasir Ekinci. During his studies at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in Istanbul, Efe Gürsoy created these typefaces:
Cindy Kinash is an apparel graphic designer from Canada. She started the Cultivated Mind foundry in 2012, and made a reputation as a script font designer. She published the hand-printed poster typefaces Amour (2012), Happy Cloud (2012), Have a nice day (2012, +Ornaments), Gionni (2012), Dreamy Hand (2012), Taluhla (2012) and Hello I Like You (2012). Requiem (2012) is grungy.
Typefaces from 2014: Westcoast Letters, the curly typeface Veronia (2014, with Callie Hegstrom), Local Market (with Charles Gibbons), True North (with Charles Gibbons: a set of letterpress emulation and poster typefaces in all caps; +Extras), Ciao Bella (with Charles Gibbons: a hand-drawn copperplate script emulation with four lovely hand-drawn sets of floral ornaments), La Chic (sic) (a poster font family on a didone body, with several sets of frilly frames), Pacific Northwest Letters, Pacifc Northwest Labels, Azaelia (hand-painted; comes with a dingbat font that has handmade frames, page dividers, ribbons and fancy flourishes).
Typefaces from 2015: Mulberry Script, Glamour Brush, True North Textures (letterpress emulation; with Charles Gibbons), Wanderlust (watercolor brush script), Wanderlust Collection (including Wanderlust Letters Pro, Decorative, Boho, Chic, Shine, Gold, Caps, and Ornaments).
Typefaces from 2017: Northwoods (hand-crafted sans).
Cuong Truong Van
Medan, Indonesia-based designer of these (mostly calligraphic) typefaces:
Banda Aceh, Indonesia-based designer who first went under the name Leonardo Decavantona, and later Raban Panton, b. 1983. Creator of the watercolor brush typefaces Cinderella (2015) and Never Die (2015), the calligraphic script Letizia (2015), the connected Awesome Darling Script (2015) and Qeyla Script (2015), the angular typeface Bruce Lee (2015) and the hand-crafted Cagok Letter (2015: angular style) and Matthew Jason Kid's (2015). They also designed the brush script typeface Melbourne Night Sky (2016), Tong Brush (2015), Ashley Jarrow (2015) and Boboiboy Hand (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Goodies, Camsia Script, Murrano Script, Asmila Script, Blueberry, Geysha Script.
Typefaces from 2017: Melodia, Author (brush script), Hello Creator, Paradiso (German expressionist).
Typefaces from 2018: Kentucky. (Old, dead) Creative Market link for Contra Studio. [Google] [More] ⦿
Ploiesti, Romania-based designer of Winchester Condensed (2014), Picnic Caps (2014) and Grocery Rounded (2014).
In 2015, he designed the beautiful watercolor brush typeface Toscana, the old typewriter font Enigma Typewriter Sans, the connected script typeface Melancolie, the script typeface Annabelle (2015), the hyper-curly script La Provence, and the thin avant garde fashion sans typeface Eva.
Typefaces from 2016: Tall and Tiny Font Duo, Novus Sans, Playbook, Agave, Wanda Script (which he calls a pin-up style), Capital (dry brush font), Halftone Sans (textured), Quantum, Dystopia.
Typefaces from 2018: Faun (an exquisite decorative caps typeface).
Designer Toolbox (or: Rook Design Supply)
Vancouver and/or Montreal, Canada-based designer of the brush script fonts Twin Oaks (2016), Wellaway (2016), Bold Vision (2016) and Mount Baker (2016, dry brush), the rough brush typefaces Outshine (2016), Postmark (2016) and Sunrise Waves (2016), Sunfast (2016), and the weathered stamp typeface Tofino (2016).
Typefaces from 2017: Pure Heart (dry brush), Freshly Squeezed (brush), Something Fresh (brush), Explorers (Palestone, Mystic, Blatchford), Westmount (geometric sans), Lakeshore (brush), Woodcrafter Sans, Bushfire (slab serif), Kicking Horse (weather wood emulation font), Treadstone (weathered octagonal typeface), Forever Young (heavy brush), Revelstoke (a vintage all caps sans family).
Typefaces from 2018: Always Thankful (SVG brush), Beforth (SVG brush), Timber Wolf (SVG brush), Pure Heart (SVG brush), Stranger Times (SVG brush), Take Charge (watercolor SVG font), Hunters (SVG Opentype brush font), Lion & Hare (condensed grotesque), Sanhurst (block sans serif), Belmont Script, Almonte (Opentype SVG brush font).
Aceh, Indonesia-based designer of the watercolor brush typeface Fabulous (2015) and the hand-crafted brush typefaces Fairytales Script (2015) and Michaela Script (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Boomshell (dry brush), Inspecture Brush Script (dry brush), Readmitted (brush script), Readmitted Sans, Start Today (brush script), Nostalgic Script (brush font), Holyhand (connected brush script), Introblues Script (brush font).
Typefaces from 2017: Spoodbrush (dry brush), Amithen Brush, Trapstyle (rough brush), Experiment Brush Script.
Dick Pape: Sketch Type
Twenty sketch types by Dick Pape: 3dBlockPencil, 3dFlatRibbon, 3dPaperStrips, 3dWatercolor, BrushScript, BrushStrokes, CharcoalChiseled, CharcoalScript, CharcoalSketches, Cookies GothicHollow, LightHollow, PaperStrips, PencilAlphabet, PencilRibbons, Roots, SprayPaint, TwoToneShaded, WatercolorBrush, WatercolorScript.
DoubleZ Studio (or: Ode Art)
Based in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, Ahmad Zakiy created Aysheea Inline Script, the watercolor brush script typeface Greatesque and the script typeface Doodlesack in 2015. Designer of Better Rattler (2016, a dry brush font), Alejandra Script (2016), Aysheea Inline Script (2016) and Lovely Chaos Script (2016, dry brush).
Typefaces from 2017: Tatyana Script, Belle Ame, Cute Trouble.
Typefaces from 2018: Monique Vontana (script), Bride Vibes Script (wedding script), Ballies (marker script), Ana Maria.
Ergo Hiki (or: Ergo Fonts)
Buenos Aires-based designer of the free abstract display typefaces Lain (2014) and Ohmu (2014). He also made Kuurude or Kuudure or Sona (2014, a fashion mag font), Sahaquiel (2014), Kirishiki (2014) and Magnesia (2014).
In 2015, he made Chiba (thick hand-crafted vernacular signage font), Ganguro (a free piano key typeface), Mizore (a free pixel font), Touka (sans), Kohta, Asuna, Ayanami (free), Usumi (a brushy script), Sumire (fat finger font), Nagato (Peignotian caps), Eiga (a free octagonal typeface), Shiro (octagonal piano key typeface), Bishoujo (brush script), Misato (brush script), Mikuru (brush script), Sensei (free brush script), Chizuru (watercolor brush script), Yamcha (free hand-crafted typeface), Gasai (a grungy textured typeface), Hokage, Kaneda (free), Kagome (free), Metagross and Kagura (a severe but free modular type inspired by religious repression in the middle ages). His fonts are made with FontStruct.
Typefaces from 2016: Gessekai, Amaterasu (textured all caps typeface), Boketto (free unicase), Obake.
Typefaces from 2017: Bimyou (brush style), Kintsukuroi (hand-crafted), Natsu (brushed font).
Fadhl Waliy Ul Haqq
Aceh Besar, Indonesia-based designer who designed the calligraphic typefaces Ambulane, Merpati, Namila, Mayda, Garlic, Amanda, Mackarel (watercolor brush style), Mandar, Known, Familiar, Formulir and Gourami in 2016.
Typefaces from 2017: Qalinda (calligraphic), Marshanda (calligraphic), Bonito (striped), Advantages (calligraphic script), Daydream, Meushiume (calligraphic script).
Typefaces from 2018: Ranthani, Ambulane.
Moscow and/or Latvia-based designer of the pleasingly rough brush typeface Bronks Script (2015) and of the hand-crafted typeface Marshmallow (2015). In 2016, she made the dry brush font Density (2016), the brush scripts Firecracker, Caricia, Pepper, Lady in Red (a fine brush script), Asparagus, Siberia (crayon style), Newport (marker font), Emerald and Haiti, Ambrosia Script, the wide calligraphic font Lancaster, the curly watercolor brush script typeface Candyland, Fallen Angel, the Treefrog-style script Lemon, Penelopa, Cutout, and the creamy brush script Marmaris.
Typefaces from 2017: Cutout, Mucho Gusto (Script+Doodles), Scandinavian (textured, patterned), Golden Boy, Rotterdam (dry brush font), Soft Spot (thick soft brush font), Kaleido (a spectcular brush script), Silentium, Big Brush, Sydney (brush), Woodland, Gizmo (marker font), Typetop (dry brush style). [Google] [More] ⦿
Filia Ika Syilviani
Michael Gilliam (Flycatcher Design, Shawnee, OK) created the hand-drawn typefaces Sweetheart, Mischief, Nomad (heavy brush), Borderland, Hemingwar (poster typeface: +Stencil), Milk Stout, Billow (thick watercolor brush script), Celestial (another thick watercolor brush script), Bistro Sans & Serif (+Inline: a stackable partly sketched typeface family), Adrift, Campfire Stories (brush font family), and Flycatcher in 2015.
Typefaces from 2016: Lunar Eclipse (letters with missing pieces), Forever Summer, Twenty Nine (script font), Einstein (thin connected script), Honeycomb (connected script).
Typefaces from 2017: Twinkle Star, Tehika (signature script), Hearth+Home, Rockstar, Kiwi Refresher, Lushmore, Academy House (brush script), Katastrophe (connected script), Safirestone.
Illustrator described byJohn Roshell as follows: Comix Gorilla Gabriel Bautista is the artist of John J.G. Roshell's Charley Loves Robots series. His incredible watercolors graced the pages of Elephantmen #50. In some circles he is known as Galvo or Gabo and he has brought his brofu color skills to the pages of The Spirit, All Star Western and also illustrated Jesus Christ, In the Name of the Gun. He is also the creator of comic battling site entervoid.com and indy press pulpopress.com. He loves his girl, his dog Lulu and his font. The font Roshell is referring to is (co?)designed by Roshell himself and Bautista and is called Gabriel Bautista Lito (2013, comic book lettering font family). [Google] [MyFonts] [More] ⦿
Gala Studio (Israel) was founded by Galina Bleikh and Lilia Chak. Lilia Chak is an artist and designer, b. Saint Petersburg, Russia. She graduated from the Stieglitz St. Petersburg State Academy of Art and Industry. Since 1990, she lives in Jerusalem. In 2015, Lilia created the acrylic brush typeface Pink, 3D Ink, the crayon fonts Orange Oil Pastel and Red (based on watercolors), the sketched typeface ABC Handwritten, the watercolor brush typefaces Red Handdwritten, Black Handwritten, Blue Handwritten and Green Handwritten, Bold, the brush typeface Ink, and the sketch font Chalk Expressive.
Typefaces from 2017: GS Candy Melt (by Galina Bleikh and Lilia Chak), GS Slim One (by Galina Bleikh and Lilia Chak: a great font for in-store advertizing), GS Slim One Bestiary (by Galina Bleikh and Lilia Chak), Escapism, Candy Melt (a colourful candy store / bubblegum / children's book font).
Herman Syah (Get Studio, Banda Aceh, Indonesia) created the signage script typefaces Selphia (2015), Unique (2015) and Maulina (2015), the watercolor brush typeface The Sweet Blooms (2015), the brush typefaces Native Land (2015), Bougenville (2015) and Dreamers Brush (2015, free), and the calligraphic script typefaces Amberlight (2015) and Rambies (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Hamish (a free fruity and milky script), Colatin (a very slanted script), Joyful Script, Twilight Script (rough brush script), Enchanted Brush, Remember Script, Fitalia Script (brush font).
Typefaces from 2017: Ameliana (a smooth relaxing script), Spectrum (brush script).
Typefaces from 2018: Thunder Stone (Opentype SVG format).
Shanghai, China-based creator of the script typefaces Just Awesome (2015), Alegance (2015, watercolor brush) and Rushistly (2015). In 2016, he/she made the calligraphic Brigitte Script, Hustle Script (brush script) and Hustle Sans (hand-crafted).
Graphic Supply Co
San Salvador, El Salvador-based designer of these hand-crafted typefaces in 2018: Maitana, Cala (dingbats), Sansa Kid (Scandinavian style), Martina (script), Sansa. Earlier typefaces: Begonia Sans (2014), Soda Pop (2014), Lemonade (2014), Dodo (2014), Gefont (2014: geometric). She also made many sets of hand-drawn icons. [Google] [More] ⦿
Ian Irwan Wismoyo
Bandung, Indonesia-based designer (b. 1990) of the free Victorian typeface Pilar (2013). With Ezza Adhreza, he created Libre (2013).
In 2014, he created the commercial Victorian typefaces Handter, Vigneta, Splandor, Bhavers (art nouveau) and Brilant (sic). In 2014, together with Panji Nugraha and Maghrib Lab, he started Flavor Type.
In 2015, he made the brush typefaces Messy Script (with Maghrib Lab) and Wild Youth, Rusty ColaPen, the Victorian typefaces Fictoria and Artisan Display and the swashy watercolor script typeface Afecta.
Typefaces from 2017: Balford (vintage or label typeface).
Frenchman (b. 1957) who started making fonts in 2010, after a career in illustration, comics, and video games. In 2010, he created the free fonts BabyJo (pixel face), Bayday, Chrom (beveled face), LaPresse (grunge), Muffaroo, Poppy, Poppydot, Spacecard, Strokewith, Strokeless, ToonLand (comic book lettering), ToonLandBlack, ToonLandShad, TrashToys (grunge), WorldColors (3d face).
In 2011, he published Francobelge (comic book face), Freepress (grunge), Gamix (Western titling face), Inmyroom (dingbats), Majestrick (calligraphic), Onomatopaf (comic book dings), Outerzone, OuterzoneB, Starz (dingbats), Stenstreet (grunge), Tram, Tramix (texture face), TrashToys02, War-Lettersn, Mixagex, Massive Dynamite (grunge), Not Well (grunge), Actu, Blck, Gling (texture face), HeRioz (silhouettes), Brightoon (cartoonish brush face), Muzo (ink spill face), Sharpy, Space Shop (dingbats), Pulp Dance (hand-printed), Essef (art deco), Retro Sign (grunge), Labo (grunge), Exhausted, Komikoz, Puzzled, Toonimals (dings), Penstriped (sketch face), Cashier (grungy), Dan Hand, Hardwell (grungy caps), Colleged (athletic lettering), Goodjean (jeans texture face), Seaside Things (dingbats), Real Tek (techno), Zou (3d hand-printed caps), Painter, Border Line (grunge), Handout (grunge), Tract (grunge), Pulpatone (grunge), Logos I Love, Pal Antic (chancery hand), Twent (fat rounded display face), DoodFlow (dingbats), Afro Add (texture face), Crump (grunge), Big White, Dark Room (grunge), Manifesto (grunge), Tacketil (a FontStruct font), Otto Land (sketch face), Over (outline face), Under (brush dings), Baskertown (grunge), Nursery Tale, Panic (texture face), BlackNDot (ink spill face), Beyond (striped display face), Advert, Car Crash (grunge), Heartz, Starsteel, Smart Faces, Blackflag (a brushed blackletter), Dock 51 (grungy stencil), Lead (3d face).
Further 2011 typefaces: Poptivi, Shadow Mole, Super Modern Black.
Faces from 2012: Remanence, Winter Days (dingbats), Nowharehouse (grunge), Snuff (grunge), Cup of Tea (3d shadow face), Talk of the wall.
Typefaces from 2012: Egirlz (dingbats), Art Post (white on black poster lettering), Volutes (copperplate calligraphic script), From me 2 you (curly script), PS I Love You, Kolossal (caps only), Kraash, Alexandre (3d engraved headline face), Monstres de poche (dingbats), Alternate (grunge), Warning, Dreams (brush face), Headline Crack, Bump Pad (textured typeface), Carton (grungy white-on-black stencil face), Maybe maybe Not, Frames n Riboons (sic), Blackboard (sketched face), Logotronik (a 3d techno face), Big Bad Dogs (dingbats), Libre Expression (engraved copperplate typeface), Mecagothix (textured blackletter face), Destroy, Destroy Helpers, Buy More, Things we said (curly face), Lost Saloon (Tuscan), Salon de Coiffure (beveled), Brighton Pier (grunge), Motel Vacancy (grunge), Bates Shower (dripping blood typeface), Venus Furs (texture typeface), Showmen, True Men Tattoos (dingbats), Quicker (sketch font), Romanum Est (grungy Trajan face), Also (scratchy letters), Lazy Day (3d font), Pusher, Hard Dumb, The Idiot, Overflowing (grunge), Fast Foont (sketched), Melange (grunge), Jumbo Parade (circus font), Happy Monsters, Zozox (experimental), Magic Sound (packaging typeface), Arena Mascaras (dingbats), Top View (3d face), Flagadoum, Last King Quest, Rhythm n Blacks (textured face), Troll Sketched, Superpoz (a 3d painted typeface of exceptional beauty), HalloCuties (Halloween font), Gothik Steel (circus font), Silvestre Relief (3d titling face), Just Like That (comic book face), Numero 10 (athletic lettering), Tet de Mor (skulls), Facelook, Xmas Dad, Instant Marker, Ragtimer, Punk Dots (textured face), Onomato Vlam (comic book balloons), 8th Cargo (textured mechanical octagonal face), Zu Kabarett (creepy curly German expressionist face), Unusual Day One, Happy New One (party font), Xmas Doods, Xmas Doods 2, Higher, Usual Day One, Team 401 (athletic lettering), Doonga (comic strip letters), Killer's Move.
Typefaces from 2013: Them (fat brush), Ghost Code, Tiny Heroes (figurines), Over There (sci-fi), Higher than High, Abandon (sketched face), Broken Hearts, True Stories, A wolf at the door (wood style poster face), Elo Hand, Bots n Droids (dingbats), Toonimals 2 (dingbats), Halftoned Backup (textured face), Novlang (textured poster face), Come With Us, Ptits Pirates (pirate figurines), Board Dudes (skateboard dingbats), Big Bro's Watch (grungy), Doonga Slash (comic book face), Round About, Signz, Lethal League (grungy athletic lettering), Dark Times, Dandy Hat Trick, tardots (textured typeface), Dinoz (dinosaur dingbats), Big Surprise (fat script), Comix Loud, Arlequin, Fanzine Title, Scotch Taped, Phoenix (dingbats), Rock's Death (grunge), Tuamotu (textured), Trees Friends (dingbats), King Arthur Legend (blackletter), Fairy Strange, Flame On, Mystery, Money Go Round (ransom note font), Seven of One, Captain's Talk, Peaches en Regalia (sketch font), Wrong Board (textured or crayon typeface), Subito (comic book face), Extra Sales (signage face), Gimme Danger (grunge stencil), Alphabet City (graffiti font), Raleigh Rock, Rysky Lines, Splash, Good Vibers (comic book figurines), Tequilla Sunrise (3d shadow face), Graphers Blog, Star Waves, Splash, Action Comics, Wild Trails (wood plank typeface), Tiki Club (dingbats), Bad Striped (sketched face), Come With Me (paint drip face), Famous Oldies (textured face), Girly Toons (dingbats), Eshop Advert, Full Pack 2025, Dickson's Tale (a great grungy caps face), Hand Typewriter, Campus Relief (athletic lettering), ZalienZ (dingbats), Manga Style (oriental brush), Journal du Soir (letterpress emulation), Royal Delight (3d sketched face), Gothix Fate, Lettrisme (a letterpress ransom note font), NYC Zone 123 (graffiti face), Tedz (teddy bear dingbats), Merry Xmas, Last Day On Earth (textured typeface).
Typefaces from 2014: Dite Alla Giovine (flared cursive script), Heavy Gothik (textured blackletter), Comix Bubbles, King of Scotland (textured), Lazy Sketch, Arabica Export (coffee bag texture), Scream Again, Season of the Witch, Soul Festival, Back Ride 342, Cheap-Potatoes, Nine-Feet-Under (grunge), Remingtoned-Type, Search'n-Destroy, Starz-2, Vanished, On The Roof (or: On The Tops), Mad Groove Blast, Another Brick (textured face), Destination Future, Perversionist, Dex's Jobs (Treefrog-style typeface), Ptit Coeur d'Amour, Mickey's School (athletic lettering), One Way or Another (a hand-drawn poster typeface), Californian Cars (license plates), Building State Empire, Back on Lime (shadow face), Next Ups (graffiti face), PatchFun (textured face), Railway to Hells, Shut'em Down, Misunderstanding, Another Brick (textureface), Perversionist (grunge), Destination Future, Linographer, Polish Posterisation, For Girls Only, Half Price 4 You (sketched typeface), Secret Agency (bad ink grunge), Player One (a grungy baseball Script), Raw Notice, Home Mad Popsters, No Silly Walk There, Bad Coma (lovely grunge), Dark Net Warrior (grunge), Cowboy Movie (Western font), Palm Beach (textured typeface), Search n Destroy (textured), Carnaval de mai, Variations (textured), Black Jeans (weathered font), City of Light, Santa's Air Mail (snow-capped letters), Cheap-Potatoes, Nine-Feet-Under, Remingtoned-Type, Search'n-Destroy, Starz-2, Vanished.
Typefaces from 2015: Snake Jacket, Big Campus (athletic lettering), Penball Wizard, When The Eagles Dare, Urban Brush Zone (graffiti font), Wild West Pixel, World Black Shadow, Next Custom, Irresponsible Direction (grunge), Doodle Gum (textured), Posthuman (textured), Red Zone (glaz krak face), Smasher 312 (graffiti font), Columbine (dripping blood font), Tarentula's Web, Just Like This (retro funk), Eastern Brush (oriental brush typeface), Pulp Headlines (grungy typeface), War is Over (letterpress emulation), Thirties Relief, Flowers Power (sic) (floral caps), Direct du Gauche (inky brush), Jackpot (3d, sketched), Numero 10 Clean (athletic lettering), Lace Dreams (textured), Right Chalk (chalky crayon font), Lazy Sketch Black, Golden Age (shaded pixel font), Swamp Death (textured), Astounding News, Heavy Metal Rocking, Fifties Movies, Grunge Strokes 01, Cosmik Orchestra, Paysley Sports (sandy athletic lettering), No Safety Zone (grungy stencil), Quicksands (textured), Break It Down (glaz krak font), Naughty Cartoons, Mad Groove Clean (athletic lettering), Outlaw Stars (grungy Western face), Space Comics, Dirty Bowl 86 (athletic lettering), Cheap Potatoes Black (imitating pototo printing?), ExtraBlur (textured), Backside Air, Megalopolis, Curse of the Zombie, After the Goldrush, Avantgardiste 1934, Easy Fashion (textured), Free Thinking's Murder (textured), Phantom Zone (zombie texture), Snake In The Boot, Checkpoint Charlie (grungy stencil), For Girls Only Bold, Playing In The Mood (piano key face), Intergalactik Airlines, Les Mystères de Paris, Season of the Witch Black (blackletter), Resistance Is Futile (a great textured mechanical typeface), On The Tops Lights (matinee signage), Strawberry Fields, Serif of Nottingham, OnomatoBom (cartoon smaks).
Typefaces from 2016: Dynamix (a shaded comic book typeface), Black Santa (snowy letters), Astral Delight, Mr. Headlines (titling sans), Sister Spray, Shaka Pow (cartoon font), Jack in the Box, Glitter Campus (athletic lettering), Ghost Crazy (heavy brush), Prezident, Flowers Kingdom (psychedelic), Galaxy Corps (octagonal stencil), Stitchn School, Brown Shoes, Armagedon (dry brush), Smasher 312 (graffiti style), Bad Stories, Master Droid, Heavy Metal Box (grungy letterpress), Outerspace Shoping (sic), Extros Backstage (squarish), Jelly Crazies (jellybean font), Black and White Banners, Ballad of Dwight Frye (grungy), Crazy Sixties, SciFi Movies, Maximum Strength (athletic lettering), Evanescente (sketched typeface), Urban Ghost, Vif Argent (watercolor brush script), Demolition Crack (textured), How to Disappear, Public Market, Pyjama Party, Magician Rings (modular sans), Pale Blue Eyes (brush script), All The Mad men (sketched), Dixociative (white-on-black), White Flame (octagonal typeface), Asian Delight (oriental brush emulation), Candy Shop, Barb Wire Club, Super Weird, My Socks Line.
Typefaces from 2017: Scoubidou Rap, Good Morning (cartoon font), Graphik Arts (textured), Danger Zone Warning, Love The One You're With, Are You Hung Up (textured), Keys of Paradise, Mr Headlines Fancy, Game of Brush, Powerful, Ghost Shadow, Quick Menu Boards, Urban Fresh Air, Cheer Lace Leader (textured), Cracked Code (grunge), Very Simple Chalk, Fluo Gums, Very Popular, Personal Service, Blind Signature (crayon font), Blood n Guts, Quarterback Fight (octagonal athletic lettering), Supersonic Rocketship, Reboot Crush, Strange Path (dry brush font), Heroes Legend, Cache-Tampon, Championship (a great horizontally striped typeface), Silver Age Queens, Strange Tales.
Typefaces from 2018: Mango Slice, Are You Jimmy Carl Black, Strange Clowns, Mechanical Animals, Fast Forward, Spanish Castles, Vintage Warehouse, Swamp Black, Pixelmania, Enigma key, Vlump (wooden plank font), Guns n Flash Comix, Black Streamer, East Border (military stencil), Bot Craftshop, Super Quick, Don't You Know?, Return of the Flash, Only The Strong (weathered athletics font), Hands Up, Strange Shadow, White on Black, Ed Wood Movies.
Designer of the hand-crafted typefaces Archipelago (2015, a connected swashy script), Shintya (2015), Sambay (2015: a brush script), Silvia (2015), Matauro (2015, a watercolor brush), Almarhum (2015), Chocolava (2015, a fun creamy hand-crafted typeface), Itaki (2015, a rough brush font), Egocentric (2014), and the curly connected script typeface Esmeralda (2015). He also designed the copperplate calligraphic script typeface Cimochi (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Jenny Simol (a signature typeface), Ipanema, Esse (brush script), Shaggie (script), Inkotsi (a rough sans serif).
Typefaces from 2017: XXX.
Typefaces from 2018: Vladiviqo, Apple Peach, Sanango (script), Bamboo, Original Sin, Manchuria (wavy prismatic caps).
Iqbal Arz (or: Heybrinc Studio)
Bandung, Indonesia-based designer of the layered colorable cartoon font Colenak (2017), the sci-fi typeface Argenos, the layered font Tarno, the Halloween font Vorhell, the children's book font Blusby, the watercolor brush typeface Flarina (2017), the all caps militaristic sketched slab serif typeface Kubika (2017) and the spurred Western typeface Montrena (2017).
Or Ira Dvilyuk. Ukraine-based designer of the heavy brush script Alanta Script (2017), the brush font Senorita (2017), and the paper cutout typeface Scandinavian Kids (2017).
Typefaces from 2018: My Sister Pamela (Script + Sans), Soul Adventures (signature font), Donna Lucia (connected script), Miss Katherine, Lady Boss (a great natural handwriting script), Rosamund (watercolor brush), Costa Blanca. [Google] [More] ⦿
Or Binh Ngo Thi, b. 1987. Hanoi, Vietnam, and now Canberra, Australia-based designer. I am not sure if she made all the fonts on her multiple web sites, so take the list below with a grain of salt. Thus, creatorfree connected script font Beacon (2015). In 2016, she created Pateglamt Script (calligraphic), Aring (a gorgeous Treefrog style calligraphic brush script), Akita (avant garde), Akita Air (art deco style), Amery Brush, Dakota, Easy Brush, Purdue Script, Beach Brush Font, and Beautiful (thick brush script).
Typefaces from 2017: Traveling, Rebli, Asmae, Cinderella Script, Merthy Script, Bodega Script, Gorgeous Script (watercolor brush), Le Beaune (roman capitals; a free font with a reference to a 2010 typeface by Damien Gautier), Restaurants Script, IT Encore Sans, Brook, Theage (script).
In 2014, Jérôme Bruley was studying design in Lille, France. In that same year, he created a Bauhaus-style typeface called LMVDR, which is named after Mies Van Der Rohe, architect and director of the Bauhaus school, on who's work the font is based. In particular, the piano key glyphs are inspired by the German Pavillion in Barcelona (1929). He also created Sail Font (2014) and the free AI format watercolor brush typeface Bud Powell (2015).
Wurtsboro, NY-based designer of the brush typefaces Sweetstuff (2017), Time To Celebrate (2017), Chalk Menu (2017, free), April Thaw (2017) and Organic Hand (2017), and the watercolor brush typeface Breakthrough (2017). The latter font is an Opentype Color font. Behance link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Jroh Creative (was: JROH Communications)
JROH (or JROH Creative) is a Banda Aceh, Indonesia-based group consisting of Zulhadi Usman, Mohammed Agus Zamroni, Amad Zakiy and Daryanto. Creators of the free-flowing Moonfrost (2015) and Kenzo Script (2015), the baseball script Trademark (2015), the script typefaces Meilina Fancy (2015), Britney Star (2015), Safina (2015: Script, Inline and Fancy), Melika Letter and Melika Script (2015), Lanjutin (2015), Angely Script (2015), Boldy (2015), Jack Sway (2015), Saberina (2015), Amethyst (2015), CoretKoas (2015), CandyRose (2015), Grootland (2015, brush), Sabella (2015), Wonder (2015), Merno (2015) and Fetima (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: November Script, Sofie (brush script), Strike One (free), Esteban Script, Fitri Script, Syabab Brush Script, Aidan Romantic Script, Stonestick (brush script), Neithan (connected monoline script), Selima (free watercolor brush script by Agus Zamroni).
Typefaces from 2017: Melika Letter (connected formal calligraphic script), Azalea Script (calligraphic), Queen Star.
Typefaces from 2018: Trade Mark, Dublo Script, Husna Script, Evita Script, Dry Soul Script (dry brush), Queen Star.
Aka Blue Ocean Art Store. Designers of the vector format display typefaces Pixel Alphabet (2017), Vector Knitted Alphabet (2017), Watermelon Alphabet (2017), Watercolor Alphabet (2017), Tribal Alphabet (2017) and Sweet & Juicy (2017). [Google] [More] ⦿
Julia Baranova (Julia Dreams) is a graduate of the School Of Contemporary Art, class of 2013. Perm, Russia and Copenhagen, Denmark-based creator of the thin connected script typefaces Merry Christmas (2015) and Olesia (2015), Christopher (2015), Happy Newyear (2015), The Valley (2015, brush script), Cleaf (2015), the watercolor script typeface Crispy (2015), Ah Punch (2015), and the monoline sans typeface Woonder (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Cornish Pasty (outlined, textured and sketched), Fish and Chips, English Castles, Windsor Great Park (+Italic), Worcestershire Sauce (+Press), Smoothie Life, Caprese, Carbonara, Minestrone, Beathrice (connected script).
Typefaces from 2017: The Fontytotty Collection [Cat and Dog (Display + Italic), Quinny (Display + Italic), Sunshine (Display + Italic), Cherry Pie (Display + Italic), Honey Jar (Display + Italic), Holidays (Display + Italic), Jellyfish (Display + Italic), Yellow Fruit (Display + Italic), Flower Tea (Display + Italic), Monday (Display + Italic), Koala (Display + Italic), Jellyfish Outline (Display + Italic), Elements Font].
Just Font You
Jakarta, Indonesia-based designer (b. 1991) of the free typefaces Never Old (2013), Perwolesan (2013, a wide face), and Amalia Mutia (2013, stencil face).
In 2014, he designed Amelian Script, Modiaro, Boneless, Handoubt, Bowney Marowney (heavy brush face), Jackham, Abegnale (a weathered typeface), Scamfuk (brush) and Skumfuk (a brush typeface).
Typefaces from 2015: Vissal (brush script), Loveton.
Typefaces from 2016: The Glamz (dry brush style), Skinny Jeans, Don't Click Me (brush script).
Typefaces from 2017: Battersweet (calligraphic script), Beyouty Script, Yellove, Aesthetik (monoline script), Sparkplugs Biker Rebel, Steady Bonanza (watercolor brush in Sans and Script), Keep Scrolling, Clickbait (dry brush script).
Typefaces from 2018: Abundant Script, Best Part (script), Always Love, Breakfast & Chill, Don't Click Me, Forefarmers, Aesthetik Script, SparkPlug, Bride Style (wedding script), Sweet Patterson (calligraphic).
Katie Budin (aka Fontgirl) created the hand-crafted watercolor and marker pen typefaces Screamin and Whispering in 2015. She also designed the brush script Dream Alley (2015) and the thin connected script typefaces Flowerlly (2015) and Forestelly (2015), which have many selections of swashes. [Google] [More] ⦿
Singapore (and before that, Jakarta, Indonesia)-based designer of Elena (2015, a connected rough brush script), Clark & Lou (2015, a scribbly hand-crafted typeface), Tim (2015, a hand-printed typeface), August (2015), Lisa Marie (2015, a great calligraphic brush script), and Bartolomew (2015, a hand-crafted poster font).
Typefaces from 2016: Paris 1920 Script, Paris 1920 Sans, Sarah Loewe, Butterscotch Popcorn (rough brush), Carissa Wellington, Every Summer (brush style), Oatmeal Jack, Patricia Dorothy (a watercolor brush script), Nicoline, Old Emma, Emilia Baker (a great watercolor brush script), Herbert Lemuel (Victorian)l, Edeline (watercolor brush script), Ilana Bloom (brush script), Patrick Pie (Script and Sans), Harper Moe, Brandine (connected brush script), Hannah Abbot, Ornette (brush face that emulates a sans), Briella (a great watercolor brush script), Margot and Margery, August, Astrud Miller (described as a feminine brush type font), Jane Bugg (watercolor brush), Emilia Baker (watercolor brush script).
Typefaces from 2017: Anita Liana Script, Hannah Abbot (+Sans), Leah Gaviota (casual typeface family), Jenna Jenkins (a messy script that approaches handwriting), Paula Paulina (Script+Sans).
Typefaces from 2018: Daisies of our Lives, La Pimienta, Bronze & Copper, Carlagata, Anita Liana Script.
Commercial typeface foundry in Jakarta, Indonesia, run by "Ian" and "Abdilah". Its first typeface is Muffler (2014), which is inspired by retro brush signage for car races. Lacydes (2014) is a spurred advertizing typeface. Upjohn (2014) is a horror movie poster typeface. Curely (2014) is a free hand-drawn curly typeface, expanded to Curely Pro in 2017. Hemera (2014) is based on vintage matchbox packages.
Typefaces from 2015: Marthas, Risoless Script, Elska (a thick warm watercolor brush script), The Chalker (crayon font), The Bride, The Groom (brush script), Wanderlove (brush script), Rumbell (hand-crafted poster typeface).
Typefaces from 2016: Easy Lullabye (Swash, Sans), Wiggle (brush script).
Typefaces from 2017: Fathers (a vintage packaging script), Ride Slow (a hand-crafted set of motorcycle culture fonts), Delight, Kehlin (retro poster style), Butter Love (dry brush), Fathers Script (vintage), Fili & Kyla (thin script), Husky Giggle (casula hand stroked brush font), Ruffle (dashing brush script), Dollyn Script, Halloween Rock, Love Hurts (ballpoint pen font), Moneyroll, Trakster, Trakster Serif, Noswatt, Noswatt Serif (copperplate style), Notstar, Rodenda, Hammet, Hastagirl (watercolor brush), Arzeti Script (informal monoline wedding script), Sicero (vintage display typeface by Abdilah), Sign Panthers Brush Script, Magle Sans, Magle Script.
Typefaces from 2018: Aunofa Serif, Aunofa Script, Delphin Spring, Delight Lettering Script, Tropical Asian, Vedacity (calligraphic), Rothe (vintage), Bigger Love (script), First Choice (calligraphic), Love Hurts, Hall Of Fun, Casual Font Bundle (which includes Easy Monoline Script, Subber Sans, Sintix, Rebel Four, and Grotes Sans), Hemera II (Victorian), Asian Skyline, Queen Waffle, Rosse, Harvest Barn, Oh Samantha, Simple Monologue (calligraphic), Sweet Getaway (handwriting).
Kristina Kari (or simply Kryztyna), b. 1988, is a German photographer and illustrator. Behance link.
During her studies at La Universidad del Zulia in 2017, Maracay, Venezuela-based Andrea De Oliveira designed these hand-crafted or brushed typefaces: Spooky, Hahalloween, Hi Honey, Je t'aime (dry brush), Wanderlust (dry brush), Kata, Tropical Vibes, Venezuela (dry brush), Aura (dry brush), New York (marker font), Sketchy, Letras Feas, Esmeralda (watercolor brush).
Barcelona-based designer who created a hip free circle-based modular typeface called Insaitdisseny in 2009. She also created a magnificent watercolor-stained lettered alphabet in 2014. Behance link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Letterhend Studio (or: Magang Letterhend)
Hendry Juanda runs Letterhend Studio in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. He designed the signage script typefaces Redoura (2016) and Kadisoka (2016), and the accompanying Redoura Serif (2016) and Kadisoka Monoline (2016). Hendry also designed the hand-crafted typefaces Signerella Script (2016, +Sans), Motherline (2016), Motherline Sans (2016), Mukadua (2016), Mukadua Script (2016), Sakra (2016) and Sakra Script (2016).
Typefaces from 2017: Kaylar Script (formal calligraphy), Keylar Serif, Legion, Hipsterious (signage script), Megattor (script), Dear Jane Script, Wonder Stark, Kingbirds (monoline script), Mandatory (Sans+Script), Modesta Script, Romzul Sans (a fat finger font by Muhammad Romzul Khoir), Kanuda (by Galih Prasetyo), Aamonoline (by Ageng Jatmiko), Fad Script, Ageng Sans, Anisa Sans, Morsel, Mukadua, The Lentigo, Quinible, Storytella, Rose Colored, Swiftone, Antone (letterpress family), Retrology (monoline script), Claytonia, Pipetton (brush Script and Sans), Marttabuck (retro), Gloriant Signature Script, Jouska, Brooklyn (dry brush), Holiday, Take Easy (dry brush), Larizo Script (brush script), Vanillate (monoline retro script).
Typefaces from 2018: Wonder Stark (rhythmic script), Vanillate (connected monoline script), Pipetton (script), Roseville (calligraphic), Rupture, Gustolle (a great watercolor brush font in OpenType SVG format), Riverside (monoline script), Bulgaria Script, The Majority Script (calligraphic), Blacklite (signage script), Athalia, West Hood (Western), Fort Collins, Flanders Script, Thirdlone, Bigstorm Script, Melania Script (named after the first golddigger), Holiday, Motherline, Take Easy (dry brush), Harsey (a 16-font toolbox of signage scripts and dingbats), Dearday Script, Dearday Sans, Blodders, Callonsky, Kulon, Quicken, Reklase, Skizzle, Storytella, Brighter.
Letters&Numbers (or: Seagull Hut).
Ursula Hitz (Letters&Numbers) is located in Shoreham-by-Sea (Brighton), UK, and/or London, where she is a freelance designer. Originally a free font designer, she became commercial in 2010 via MyFonts. She also sells her fonts via her own web site, Seagull Hut.
She is the creator of Ursula Handschrift (2009) and Habana Vieja (a 3d font inspired by street lettering in Havana).
In 2010, she made Ursula Capitals (2010, a vertically striped sketch face), Doodle Pen, Paint Hand, Brush Stroke, Pastel Crayon, Universketch, Unisketch (which appears to be the same as Universketch) and Sketch Script.
In 2011, she made Lino Stamp (linocut, grunge).
In 2012, Ursula created Kind Type (brushy watercolor painted typeface).
Typefaces from 2013: Olivier (fattish brush script).
Typefaces from 2014: Allen Keys.
Typefaces from 2015: Lilly (an artsy poster typeface) soon renamed Lilycat.
Typefaces from 2016: Crayon Hand.
Typefaces from 2017: Fabric Shapes.
Monterrey, Mexico-based illustrator who created the watercolor brush typeface Arcadia (2015), the hand-crafted Revolt (2016), the brush typeface Carmelita (2016), the watercolor brush typefaces Moonlight (2016) and Montauk (2016), and the ink brush typeface Tallulah (2015). Creative Market link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Or Deduk Suandanaipande. Bali, Indonesia-based designer of the free display typefaces Merthy (2016, calligraphic script), Druchilla (2016), Breathe Karma (2016), Carrinady (2016), Rowdy (2016), Chandry (2016, connected script), Old Alpha (2016), Autumn Leaves (2016, textured with a floral pattern) and Anggun (2016).
Typefaces from 2017: Die Hard, Hamer, Harley (script), Pink Gladiolus, Madeleine (ultra-wide sans), Draconian, Amandella (calligraphic), Strong Bold (ink splash script), Jet Pilot (squarish), Bright Beauty (creamy connected script), In Blossom (watercolor brush script), Triumph Wheels, Budhayanti, Moonchrome, Madeleine, Claiborne, Geovana, Draconian, Wild River, Sugar Candy (free signature font), Bilody Rainan (brush), Amandella (calligraphic), The Dark Titan (a textured typeface family).
Typefaces from 2018: Justify (spurred), Nightype, Violaceous, Pierce, Thrones, Homerun (signage script), Skytree (brush script). Dafont link. Graphicriver link. Creative Market link. Creative Fabrica link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Magpie Paper Works
Type foundry in Belleville, IL, and/or Paducah, KY, run by lettering artist Jessica McCarty, which specializes in hand-drawn, pen-drawn and hand-printed typefaces. In 2017, she co-founded Rare Brd Font Foundry.
The following fonts were produced in 2012: Vermandois (a great irregular vintage penman's hand, accompanied by Vermandois Splatter), Saltpetre (grungy medieval outline face), Plinth (architectural typeface), Mignonette, Jacob Riley (a vintage 18th century printers' specimen revival, hand-illustrated with calligraphy nibs dipped in walnut ink), Ghouligoo, Cerise (curly hand), Sullivan, Saissant (Treefrog style), Campland.
In 2013, she made the upright calligraphic script typeface Ahra and the children's script typeface Mirabelle (not to be confused wit an earlier typeface called Mirabelle by Alessandro Colizzi, or the 1926 Mirabelle typeface by Wagner&Schmidt). Ondise (2013) and Dasha (2013) are other decorative scripts in the mould of Emily Lime's Bombshell Pro.
Typefaces from 2014: Woolen (a hand-inked & italicized serif, based upon a 17th century type specimen by Jean Jannon. Many of the capital letters are decorated with subtle sprigs and leaves, while the lowercase letters remain classically styled).
Typefaces from 2017: Liesel (a watercolor brush typeface family consisting of Regular, Brush, Pencil, Shadow, Printed, Icons).
Mahameru Type is Haidi Shabrina (b. 1992) and/or Nasir Udin, depending upon where you look. Semarang and Bali, Indonesia-based designer of the brush typeface Faito (2017), Faito Rough (2017), the creamy brush script typeface Shabrina (2017) that was inspired by vintage chocolate biscuit packaging. He or she also made Discobaby (2017, a great connected marker pen script), Parisien Night (2017), Sweet November (2017: script), The Flowery Spring (2017, curly script), Nandito (2017: hand-crafted), and Ayanna (2017: watercolor brush).
Typefaces from 2018: Belmonte (signage script), The Bouquet List, Lactosa (signage script), Barton Graph (fifties script), Barton Ink.
Littleton and Denver, Colorado-based designer who created the curly typeface Veronia (2014, with Cindy Kinash), the hand-crafted poster typeface Rustica (2014) and Seaworthy (2014). With the Extras (dingbats), this font is ideal for books or movies on pirates and adventure islands. She also made many vector packs with frames, borders, banners and dingbats grouped under Tropica or Rustica.
Typefaces from 2015: Boutique Script (brush script), Loveletter (brush script), Thriftshop Hand (Sans, Brush, Extras), Smitten (a great watercolor brush script), Lettersmith, Sweetgrass (curly script), Manhattan Darling (a gorgeous brush script).
Typefaces from 2016: Five Boroughs (brush font), Taco Tuesday, Brushfire (brush script), Melon Mojito (a great summery hand-crafted font), Texas Toast, Bellissimo (a great brush script), Chopshop (free brush font), Cheers (curly script), Ink Bandits (sans and script pair), Blush (connected script).
Typefaces from 2017: Ciao Amore (a great layerable typeface family), Bloomsberry, Punchbowl, Cabana Kingpin, Bourbon & Buttermilk, Fresh Picked, Magnolia Merchant, Buttermilk Farmhouse Script, Millennial Script, Millennial Sans, Moonstruck (dry brush), Typeset.
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] ⦿
Novosibirsk, Siberia-based designer of the watercolor brush script Sillyserif (2017), the quill script Arfa Quill (2017), the calligraphic Siberius (2017), the brush signage typeface Signifique (2017), and the rough but attractive handwriting font Adjika (2017).
London-based designer (b. 1985) of Silly Me (2015, brush script), Waterlily (2015, a free watercolor brush typeface), Serendipity (2015), Amelia Script (2015) and Dirty Larry (2015, a hand-crafted poster typeface).
Typefaces from 2016: Rastenoba (Hand, Script), Willow Script, Lolly Script, Dumbleton (watercolor brush style), Nutmeg (connected informal script).
Typefaces from 2017: Pink Willow (counterless), Just Hello (connected script).
In 2015, Dmitriy Chirkov (or: D.C. Store, or: Media Lab, located in Moscow) created the brush typefaces Lovehearts, Cascade, Foliage, Something Wild, Pepper Mint, Summertime (watercolor brush), Breathe, Starshine Script, Seashore (an attractive dry brush style), The Moment, Cupcake, Anemone, Water, Adventurer, Sweet Brush, You & Me, Beverly Script, Sabrina, Onevia, Andrea and Dreamboat. He also created the Treefrog-style gonzo script typeface Sileighty and the hand-crafted typefaces Scratchy, Julia's Dream, Begonia, Matryoshka (hand-crafted Cyrillic sans) and Simpleton.
Typefaces from 2016: Anabella Script, Adventure (script), Mericella (calligraphic), Gracia (calligraphic), Joshico, Lauren (a free script font), Journey (brush script), Angelica (calligraphic), Angelica Sans, Alphabet Pony (brushed and calligraphic), Lavanda (script), Obsidian (calligraphic), Cotasia (calligraphic script), Reconsider (calligraphic script), Pechenka, September (brush script), Happy Life, Melina (brush script), Sensation (brush script), Carolina (calligraphic script), Cortney (connected script), Just Love Script, Aerostat, Starbright, Watchtower, Hey Baby, Modern Magic, Cornflower (calligraphic), Guatemala, Flashlight Display, Johana (brush script), Wild Berry, Dearhearts, Sladosti Cyrillic, Sweethearts, Evergreen, Honeyflower.
Typefaces from 2017: Vintage Beauty, Elusive Dream Monoline, Dear Sister, Battery, Tasty Morsel Script, Aareata script, Marcypan, Sevilia script, Virtual, Yolanda script, Majesta, Marmale, Alemeta, Midnight Rose, ML Tokyo Aurora, Fortune Script, Afterlight, Janges (wide calligraphic script), Bloom Skirt (thick brush script), Rumba Script, Together Script, Reflection, Serpentine, Lafesta (signage script), Cretina (a great monoline connected script), Flashlight, Charmel, Lupitta Script, Miss Hippie, Aivengo Script, Hello Wedding, Dust Cloud, Lovely Script, Snowdrop (script), Caviar (brush script), Fieldfare (upright connected brush script), Hello Wedding, Kiwami (brush script), Jemmy, Sallie (brush style), Cartina (a great painter's brush script), Loreal Script.
Mehmet Reha Tugcu (Tugcu Design Company, Istanbul, Turkey) designed these typefaces:
Mellow Design Lab
Mellow Design Lab is Kelly Reed (USA). Her typefaces from 2015: the watercolor brush typefaces Ocean Adventure and Honey, the rough brush typeface Hurst (+dingbats), the hand-crafted fonts Morrison (+Outline) and Hotel, and the connected script typeface La Tomarina.
In 2016, Kelly designed Alivia (a calligraphc script), Henrylistica, Moonlight (dry brush typeface), Hitchhiker (brush script), Fur Banhart Script, Hello Neighbor Script, Flowers in December, Sorilena (script), Spelling Night, Spirit of Montana, Artistic Friend, Josefina, Belfortello Script, Ewelvian Script, Just Believe, Ambassador, Off The Wall (rough brush), Carlshamn (upright brush script), Magnolia, Secret of Julia, Montreal Script, Sail Whale, Bostion, Catfish Blues, Ink Fortune, Jeniffer Script, Bamboo Tree, Good Times, Yellow Lime (calligraphic), Air Wooster Script, Amber Light (watercolor brush), Marseline (calligraphic script), Smitten (script), Brilliant (calligraphic script), Bristol (connected brush script), Starina Script (connected script), Rochesten (brush font) and Aliresi.
Typefaces from 2017: Heartful Monday, Gamla Stan (a fantastic signature font), Romantic Script, Henrylistica Script, Yorkshire, Patersson, Finn&Lohna (calligraphic), Torshavn Script (brush script), Little Moose Script, Smoothie, Justine, Family Bloom (fat script), Malina, Hey Friend, Melody, Power, Ferilistica Script, Kelmi Script, Smiths, Galimo, Pineapple Script, Miller (dry brush), Salt (dry brush), Manstarw (brush script), Moperly Script (inky pen script), Geffry Script, Sader Time (dry brush script), Melodysta Script, Zambia Script, Northway Script, Galapagos Script, Montana Script, Millioner, Aliviero Script, Countryside, Montyray, Macchiato, Mustache, Hooper, Carmensita, Rimbaud Script, Pendelton Script (brush style), Night In White Satin (textured script), Pineapple (dry brush font), Litle Seahorse.
Typefaces from 2018: Leaf & Twig, Antwerpen, Jolimer, Bonnie & Lary (brush script).
Creator of the grunge blackletter typeface Lazy Monk (2012, free demo), Shodo Gothic (2012, an oriental brushy take on blackletter), and the dark gothic fonts Vertigo Death (2012), Black Edge (2012, a stylized blackletter), and Cinematic English (2012).
In 2013, he created Vertigo Death.
Fonts from 2015: Heftiga (watercolor brush), Lovely Madness (rough calligraphic script).
Phoenix, AZ-based illustrator, type designer and cat lady.
Typefaces from 2018: Juicy Gossip, Barn Party, Tippy Tappy Type (typewriter font), Breakfast Pastry, Allegory (curly script), Boisterous, Loquat (brush script in SVG style), Breaking Bread, Cheesy Grits, Puckery Tart, Blorp (comic book style).
Typefaces made in 2017: Mystical Woods, Uncle Grump, Bloomdings, Kookyheads, Barn Dance, Mr. Stretch, Mr. Stout, Terrapin, Saboteur, Garrulous, Sportsball, Scott Slaughter (a free horror script font), Ankle Biter, Buddy Mac, Taxpayer (hand-printed), Chaotic Neutral, Trillian, Garlic Butter, Benji (monospaced rounded sans), Pickle Biscuit (children's script), United Scripts (all names of states), Succulent, MacGuffin (children's book or comic book typeface family), Limetta (brush script), Gray Skies, Scamper, Lallsey, Meddling Kids, Crispin (marker font), Fatty Cakes, Mossy Rock, Jumbuck, Candlepin (rounded and monospaced), Intruding Cat, Allspice, Skrawk Serif (a free sketched font), Starch Raw (a free sans typeface).
Typefaces made in 2016: Starch, Showpony Sans (free), Pinsetter, Quintsy (+Sans, +Deco, +Casual, +SansRounded, +Slab), Virga Script (a wide connected script), Virga Sans, Virga Casual, Undulant (curly marker script), Tallsy, Breezy Beach, Kidlit, Missyhand, Cherry Cordial (brush script), Big Sweetie (a textured hand-crafted heart-filled typeface), Big Freeze (snow-filled letters), Big Frost, Morning Sunset (smooth brush script), Rough Puff (fat brush style), Race Coarse (dry brush), Zooky Squash (curly script), Bobbles (a curvy monoline script), Skellyman (a free marker pen Halloween font for Latin and Cyrillic), Tingler, the free brush script typeface King Basil, the free font Gumption, the free hand-drawn Twenty Minutes, the brush script typeface Spiffy McGee, the free beatnik typeface Gallimaufry, free brush script typeface Sprightly Two, the free sketched typeface Skrawk Serif, the free watercolor brush font Brizzush, free brush font Ludicrous, the free marker pen font family HoliDoodles, the free hand-crafted Tragic Marker, free brush script font Sprightly, and the free hand-printed typefaces Cavorting, Boldly Missy (comic book style) and Trawll.
Russian designer of the free calligraphic typeface LS Long Calligraphy (2016) and the high-contrast didone typeface family Babylon (2016). Other typefaces: Colorado (2017: sans), LS Burlesque (2017: inky calligraphic watercolor script). [Google] [More] ⦿
MRI Studio (was: kdesignhous)
M.R.I. Khokon (kdesignhous) is a digital artist in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Creator of the hand-printed Latin typeface Jakaro (2014), Holiday Cap (2014), Arguile (2014: cartoon font), Hellbent (2014), Shellshock (2014), Pickup Stix (2014), the brush typeface Palorensa (2014), Valentino (2014, Valentine's Day font), the sans typeface Akarius (2014), Digital End (2014, computer emulation font), Perimeter Sans (2014), and the display typefaces Flush (2014, brush face), Santa Maria (2014, Mexican party font), Ra One (2014, halftone textured typeface), Lemon Lane (2014, script face), Orenshaw (2014, sans), and Bold Towne (2014, blackletter).
Typefaces from 2015: Fashion Font, Drawvetica, Dispersion, Crystall.
Typefaces from 2016: Rong Tule, Christmas Font, Ninja Font, Brand Name Font.
Typefaces from 2017: Comb, Watercolor Alphabet (vector format), Tricky (inky brush font), Digital Sign, Crazy Marker, Leda, Torsion, Timer (LED watch font), Instigate (brush script), Sign Pen (brush typeface), Owl, Delight, Orbed, Pall.
Typefaces from 2018: Sprig, Static, Melted, Bunquet, Script Elegant.
Muhammad Iqbal Arz
Bandung, Indonesia-based hand-drawn type designer who created these brushy calligraphic typefaces in 2014: Dality, Ala Nice, Its Holiday, Calligrapheez, Chaotiq Modern Paint Brush, Dago (connected script).
In 2015, Filia made the rough brush scripts JudgePat and Charisma, the free brush font Justin Road, the pretty connected paint brush script typeface Aishart, the wildly calligraphic Los Spiro, the scribbly Prestige Script, the brush typefaces Paris Light and Stylish Brush (formerly called Sunshine), Saturday (Hitz style calligraphic script), Blissful (script), Aura Blue (brush script), Tasty Two (a wild script), Donita Script (watercolor brush script), the script typefaces Mrs Glows and Crafty Script, and the brush font Away.
Typefaces from 2016: Fabs and Stylish (calligraphic), Miss Daisy, Sofy, Spectra, Spectra Sans, Mrs. Stylish (a lively calligraphic typeface), Miss Mighty, Skylar, Say Gotcha (brush script), Fashion Crush (brush script), Dality (brush script), Birby (a great calligraphic script), Prestige Script, Modesty (connected brush script).
Typefaces from 2017: C'est La Isabelly (script).
Freelance graphic designer based in Prague. In June 2010, she graduated from the Prague College with a degree in Graphic Design. Behance link.
Successful designer in Cape Town, South Africa, who started making fnts in 2014, In 2016, Creative Market wrote: South Africa-based designer Nicky Laatz just made one million dollars on Creative Market doing what she loves.. Creator of the commercial vintage spurred Western typeface Thistle Creek (2014), and the hand-drawn Butcher Block (2014), Vanilla Frosting (2014), Brave (2014, poster font), Stringfellows (2014, connected curly script, the most popular fonts at Creative Market in August 2014) and Cookies & Cream (2014).
In 2015, Nicki created more script typefaces: Hello Sunshine (hand brushed), Stone Harbour (dry brush typeface), Pleasures Script, Just Lovely, Bloomishly Brush, Saturday Script (dry brush script), Tanglewoods, La Fiesta (calligraphic script with watercolour edges), Maraschino Script (calligraphic script with a bouncy baseline, Little Anchor (Wobbly hand-painted script), Blushing Bride (a flirty hand-lettered script), Lemonshino, Strawberry Frosting (plump and cheerful), Happy Days, Bear Hugs, Vanilla Sprinkles (messy calligraphy with watercolour edging), Mustard Mustache (an uppercase marker font), Island Style, Lucky Fellas (brush script), Indigo Blue, Miss Couture (pencil brush script), Forever Soulmates, Blooming Elegant (Sans, Hand and Monoline), Hello Lucky (a dry marker font), Biscuit Base Script, Boathouse Script, Deliciously Script, Gojiberries, Harelybuck Script, Jeronimo Typeface, Jolly Sailor, Loveluck Script, Lemonade Stand, Maraschino Typeface, Masquerade, Novascotia, Peaches & Pistachio, Shoestrings.
Typefaces from 2017: Just Heavenly (dry brush script), South Route, Pringle+Tweed, Poppit+Finch, Ernest + Emily, Gotcha (marker font), Indigo Summer, Serendipity, Styled Up, Hello Pretty (brushed typeface), Born Ready (brush script).
Typefaces from 2018: Lovestory (watercolor SVG font), Summer Loving (SVG brush), Stay Classy Font Duo, Signature Collection, White Oleander, Belluga, Simply Sweet, Signature Collection, Chin Up Buttercup. [Google] [MyFonts] [More] ⦿
Graphic designer in Monterrey, Mexico, b. 1990, whose company is called Handcrafted Types.
Creator of the free thin chisel font New Theory (2012), of the stick font SixSixSix (2013), and of the hand-drawn Dollar Lemonade (2013, yours for two dollars), Anke Sans (2014: a free geometric sans), Beeeer (2014, tweetware poster font), Giant (2014), California (2014), My Hand (2014), Raw Font (2014), and Composition (2014).
In 2015, he made the watercolor brush script typefaces Arrows, Hawaii, Cafune Script, Karla Script, Michelle (free), Love Letter, Matilda, Natalie, Palapa, Heather and Wendy. Other typefaces from 2015 include Beeeer (poster type), Compass, Rustic (consisting of Things, Paper, Margot, Monsters, and Welcome Home), Akuma (heavy brush), Composition (hand-printed), Saints (a stick, or rune emulation font), Lorem Serif, Helena (brush script), Dakota (script), Convoy (hand-crafted), Tomahawk (hand-drawn), Holga Script, and Emily (hand-drawn).
Typefaces from 2016: Rapture (rough brush), Mono (futuristic), Big Sur (thin sans), Piedra & Stone, Tigers, Tiburon, Colorado, Super Normal, Brown Fox Script, Reading This, Frank, Nudos (script), Penny Handmade, Lula (brush style), Jamaica Script (brush font).
Typefaces from 2017: Wild (dadaist), OK Regular, Ugo.
Typefaces from 2018: Weekend, Destroyer (brush), Helena (watercolor brush).
Bandung, Indonesia-based designer of the brush typefaces Mons (2015), Eyepic (2015) and Wild Nature (2015).
In 2016, he designed Spacethink, the grungy letterpress typeface Black Mask, the sketched typeface Baddest, the eroded marker typeface Lonsdale, the excellent poster typeface Brother, and the brush scripts Artur Script, Mars Attack, Flawless, Sekut, Bright Sight, Spacethink, Mighty, Blowing, Faithful and Damn Right, as well as the vintage hand-crafted Antebellum.
Typefaces from 2017: Burnout, The Elders, Alora, Sisterfields Script, Badger, Brashed, Organic, Martabak, Brownies, Mighty, Beauty Script (watercolor brush), Society Script (monoline script), Feminim Script, Attack Attack (comic book lettering), Nobbler (vintage lettered typeface).
Typefaces from 2018: Broughtm Shining Bright, Boxer (an effective hand-crafted fat slab), Southeast, MilkAndShake, Hangover Script (calligraphic), Awakening Script, Macbeth (a free opentype SVG dry brush font).
Oldschool Designer Co (or: Design Dukkan, or: Font Art)
Fatih Günes, an art director in Milan and/or Bursa, Turkey, extended Lukasz Dziedzic's free Lato font (2010) for Turkish, in his Lato TR (2013). In 2015, he made the rounded slightly elliptical sans typeface family Fenton.
In 2016, Fatih designed Magnificent, Yellow Shoes, Tweety Sweety Script and Brother, the calligraphic scripts Sunshine Rose and Japille Script, the brushy Las Vegas, the scribbly Habgost Script, William Kidmon (signature script), Sunshine Rose, Ravishing (brush script), Stemle, Specific (a techno sans), Harley Quinzel, Lemonade Script, Xandek (signage script), Antony Bradshaw Script, Roseline Script (brushy), Yusuf Kral Artistica Font, Lustinmal Script, Twister Script and Amsterdam Script.
Typefaces from 2017: Garrett Russol (signature script), Rarrettant, Kind Smithen, Midnight Blue Brush, Ramsterink Script, Bob Husk Brush, Justinot Infinity (marker script), Wild Kogsit (dry artistic brush), Waterlife, Harmony Script, Bluejeans (dry brush), Alice Blue (brush lettering), Sparkling, Hellocity (dry brush), Livingstone, Zombies (free dry brush font), Northshine (dry brush font), Jack's Adventure Book (curly vampire script that could also work as a children's book font), Jasmine (brush script), Specific (squarish), Saturday (brush script), Majestic (brush script), Relative Script, Kensington, Sandy Brown (script).
Aka Design Dukkan and as FontArt. The free Hand-Crafted Font Collection of 2017 includes Angela's Hopes, April, Belongsto (dry brush), Black, BobRaeal, December (dry brush), Fevhil, Hemlok, Jaguar, Jungle (very dry brush font), Kitchen, La Alorta, La Rose, Permanent, Ramses, Relax (textured), San Francisco, Saturday, Snake, Tools, Witness (textured).
Typefaces from 2018: Waton Kattuk, Gatasuunk (a lovely dry brush script), Kasterl Rom Script, Gold Mastey, Famous Bristol (watercolor brush), Christmas Icons.
Behance link. Another Behance link. Creative Market link. Old URL. Behance link for FontArt. Creative Market link for Design Dukkan. Creative Market link for Oldschool Designer. Fontart link. See also Fontart, Font Art, or Son of Art. [Google] [MyFonts] [More] ⦿
On The Spot Studio
Kentucky-based designer of great script, poster and hand-drawn typefaces that are sold via Creative Market. Typefaces from 2014 include Violet Simple, Bren, Keke, Starburst, Stilt, Hadley Script, Gracyn, Heather Small Caps, Eloise, Porter, Milly, Sweetheart, Angelika, Elliot, Praline, Joplin, Rachel, Briar Rose, Emerson, Stanley, Sarah Jane, Alice, Waterbrush, Gypsy, London, Wonderland, Willow, Fink, Bluegrass, Amy Regular & Expanded, Canteen, Oliver, Oliver Light, Oliver Extra Light, Yard Sale, Carry On, Adventure, Loxley, Everly, Werd, Trudy, Farmers Market, Ashlyn, Laurel, Free Spirit, Swan, Layla, Luck - Serif & Sans Serif, Savanna, Indigo, Jaden, Ella.
In 2013, she made Kinley, Turner, Winter, Phoebe, Rae, Kris, Tris, Whit, Emma, Jenna, Blake, Jessy, Aubrey, Juliet, Piper, Harper, Caroline, Wren, Adam Serif Font, Nora, Arwen, Emelie, Elizabeth, Eden, Lena, Aria, Sawyer, CeCe, Patsy, Jasmine, Stella, Coop, BREE, Lu, Honeysuckle, Iris, Tea Party, Paper Doll, Dewdrops, Peach Cobbler, Lucy Mixed Caps, Berry, Becca, Annabelle, Quirked.
Typefaces from 2015: Juniper, Girl Friday, Reba, Pigment (brush script), Satellite, Della (calligraphic inky script), Janney, Mia, Heidi, Dreamcatcher (watercolor brush), Wallflower, Kharisma (watercolor brush script), Cracker Jack, Brownie Pie, Cricket, Young Blood, Lorelei, Sylvia Script, Kellie, Kale, Hayden.
Typefaces from 2016: Watermelon Smile, Bachelor Pad, Olive Beret, Dallon, Rodgers, Bursta Brush, Sydalee, Nadia Script, Buckley, Serya, Imogen (Treefrog style), Girlfriend, Bittersweet, Harley Q, Ophelia, Colleen, Delilah, Freddy, Rowan, Snowcone.
Typefaces from 2017: Kinlie, Oaker, Rippely, Calliah, Novala, Silver Fox, Lolabelle, Chocolate Milk, Girl Child, Brekkie, McGee, Mazamanian, Rawwr Dinosaur, Mickelmas, Renley, Surly Teen, Nickely, Zesty Orange, Chandler Print, Rigby, Jackapple, Meraki, Eggcup, Weatherd Sweater, Lucille Rose, Birkland, Flamingo Gold, August June, Willow Market, Endless Summer, Sycophantic, Croquet Bay, Jacobie, Florrie, Quickfly, Wild Onion, Korinn, Starlite Motel (neon style), Snicket (beatnik style), Strawberry Wine (brush script), Desmond, Camisado, Gator (children's book font), Schuyler Script, Northern Downpour, Pixles (script), Carafe, Eleanor Bosch (signature script), Peony Hearts, Unicorn Letters, Bantam, Broklyn (sic), Paxton Print, Zesty Orange, Becca, Annabelle, Sweet Caroline, Faraway, Celestia, Bohemia (creamy script), Limony, Esperance, Bigtime, Blink Script, Wicket, Begrime Light, Verve Distressed, Slapdash, Carafe, Freya.
Typefaces from 2018: Shelbyville, Sushannah (monoline script), Awsten, Sherman, Custard Pie, Wyfais Script, Cuyler, Harrow, Sienna Blue, Gallie Girl, Marisol, Crinkle, Alley, Milk Tea, Sunshine Riptide, Stupid Cupid, Blackheart. [Google] [More] ⦿
Outside The Line Fonts
See also here. Agfa/Monotype sells Architectural Lettering, Cross Stitch, CurlyQ, Doodles, DoodlesTheAlphabet, Food Doodles, Holiday Doodles, Office Doodles, Plz Print, Plz Print Brush, Plz Print Bold Condensed, Plz Script, the hand-printed series (Best Regardz, Dearest John, Yourz Truly and Sincerely Yourz, 2009) and Tall Skinny Condensed (1999).
Designer of the connected script typeface Hello Chiang Mai (2017), the watercolor brush typeface Sunday Walking Street (2017), the sans titling typeface Moncorna (2017), the blackboard bold typeface Anatta (2017, +filled-in version), the brush script typefaces Bush Market Script (2017), Rainy Day (2017), Apirak (2017), Kanda (2017) and Tidy Brush (2017), the pointillist typeface Color Blindness (2017), the sans typeface Ovine Monospace (2017), the dry brush typeface Woo (2017), and the rounded sans typeface Ooh (2017). [Google] [More] ⦿
Perm, Russia-based designer of these hand-crafted typefaces in 2017: Andrea, Alaska (brush script), Phaeton, Modesty, Quarter (brush script), Magdolena, Casamia, Natalia, Kemuri.
Typefaces from 2018: Hadron (monoline script), Loituma (script), Rhonely (signature script), Sophia (smooth brush script), Chik Pik (a monoline children's script), Candy Land, Smashing (signature font), Garkleriny, Habital, Sambina, Space Jam Script, Taste of Desires, Rusarian Script, Lemon Blast, Skyline Script, Daintily Script, Fairytale Script, Jalsony, Balwest, Dandelion (calligraphic), Solar (brush script), Selrany, Joyful, Amplifier, Hantery (signature script), Richard, Buldery, Laperla, Largus Script, Juliet (watercolor brush), Dilation, Sun Island Script (brush script), Relang, Mirages Script, White Nights, Simple Game, Miracle Roved, Marylowe, Bird House, Selvia Script, Showing, Hendricks, Rosemary, Paradise, Adrenaline (a free signage script), Old Broadway, Virginal Script, Famous (script). Creative Fabrica link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Paskadom (or: Cut Ayasofia)
Aka Marx Ause. Seunebok Aceh, Indonesia-based designer of the children's script fonts Rudox (2016), Collonio (2016), Childish (2016) and Camelia&Amalia (2016), the curly typefaces Bookoolah (2016) and Micaloox (2016, curly), the water drop emulation typeface Melto (2016), the curly Latihan (2016), the tribal font Folka (2016), and the watercolor brush font Kuwekie or Quekie (2016).
Typefaces from 2017: Mareena Brush, Kartina Script, Artevak, Red Monday, Halimoon.
Ashley Gardner (aka Printable Wisdom) is the Texas-based designer of some hand-crafted typefaces such as Ashley Brush Script (2015, a watercolor brush script), Skinny Minnie (2015), Scratch Super Sketchy Script (2014), Boldilicious (2014), Fabulovely (2014) and Understated (2014).
Type design studio, est. 2015. Creators of the watercolor brush typefaces Mellanie (2015), Angelia Script (2015), Greatpark (2015), Shaliqa Script (2015), Painting Script (2015), Jellysugar (2015), Allessa Script (2015), Hellena Script (2015) and Greatpark (2015). They also made the angular brush script Scriptease (2015) and the thin Manny Script (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Paradise, Dreamlight Script, Magicstone (brush type), Sprightful (hand-painted font), Festivale Script (brushed calligraphy), DeHangster (brush type), Falling Slowly (connected handwriting), Montagne, Perrota (pen script), Pennello (brush script), Stefhanie (script), Brightside (script), Brillia Script (brush style).
Typefaces from 2017: Dellisha Script, Ladylove Script (calligraphic), Archstone Script, Stardust Script, Bigbang, Crasher Script (painter's script).
Banda Aceh, Indonesia-based designer of Hellvina Hand Script (2015), Samitha Script (2015), Tynabella Script (2015), Silliza (2015), Aprillia (2015), Freenight (2015, watercolor brush), Samuella Script (2015), Seilla (2015, calligraphic), Ricca (2015, calligraphic), Love Sania (2015), Shizuka Brush Script (2015), Nella Script (2015), Beauty Atok Script (2015, connected and calligraphic in the style of a ronde), Allea Script (2015), the bubblegum typeface Monster Jelly (2015), the brush script typefaces Layla (2015, in Painted and Brush styles), Anggie (2015), Jailheart (2015), Sweet Delia Hand (2015), Stella Script (2015), Thunder Script (2015), Rachel (2015), Wendi (2015) and Rat Black Painted (2015). He also made the hand-crafted typefaces Kingfont Script (2015), Asraf Kids (2015) and Obama Hand Lettering (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Himdath (script), Fighter (brush script), Mothica Script, Like Bandits Ink Script, Risthi Script, Redlight (dry brush script), Suthejo, Fredly, Flitte Script (connected and calligraphic), Nightgirls Script (brush script), Romero Script, Love Time Script, Seilotta (brush script), Angellight Beauty Script, Amylight, V Agnes, Valentine Agnes, Allita Script, Hello Bethy (brush script).
Typefaces from 2017: Monttassic, Madrid Castilla (brush script), Stealing Heart, Mahligai Script (calligraphic), Southside (signage script), Klibeuth Script, Hangtuah Script, Comichate, New Aprillia Script, Bigtedy Script, Raditya, Raditya Comic.
Chicago, IL-based designer of the brush typeface Curiosity (2016) and the free hand-crafted typefaces Malibu Punch (2017), Butterbell (2017), Toast (2017, watercolor brush) and Tango Charlie (2017). She also made Blueshire (2017), Marmalade (2017) and Adorbs (2017).
Rashadul Islam Khokon
Giuseppe Salerno (aka Resistenza.es) is an Italian graphic designer, specializing in web design. He lived in Torino, Amsterdam, Madrid, and Valencia, and currently works in Berlin and Turin. Studio Resistenza was cofounded by Giuseppe Salerno and Paco Gonzales.
In 2010, he made the circular multiline face Afrobeat (+Light), the fat counterless typeface Vito Sans (2010), Wonderwall (2010, like a skeletal construction), the high-contrast art deco typeface Zaza (2010), and the pure Italian vintage art deco face Luxx (futurism).
Creations from 2011: Ratatan, Bodoni At Home (a handpainted Bodoni), Arcanotype (2011, delicate caps, individually drawn using Chinese ink on Japanese calligraphy paper), Babushka (2011), Dolce Caffe (2011, hand-printed), Adelaida (hand-printed poster face), Monella (octagonal).
Production in 2012: Ampersanders (a font with many ampersands), BLAQ (an ornamental blackletter caps typeface inspired by Henry W. Troy), The Bay (hand-printed all caps poster face), Bratislove (an artsy hand-drawn typeface), Modernissimo, Clementina (hand-printed caps), Afrobeat Gothic (angular multiline face).
Typefaces from 2013: Glob (bubblegum face), Archivio (slab serif family with very open counters), Mina (connected script), Monster Hand (brush script), Berliner Fraktur (a flat brush fraktur inspired by Rudolf Koch), The Luxx (a redesign of the 2010 art deco sans typeface Luxx---a comparable typeface is Mostra Nuova by Mark Simonson), Starburst (calligraphic gestural light script), Caramello Script, Copperlove (copperplate script), Yma Italic (retro script), Sonica Brush.
Typefaces from 2014: Stencil Creek, Elastica (hand-crafted typeface family), Elastica (hand-drawn poster family), Nautica (copperplate script, extended in 2018 to Nautica Sottile), Ingles (copperplate script), Peperoncino Sans (a decorative sans serif font system designed with a marker), Attica RSZ (inspired by Caslon Italian and Novarese's Estro), Montana (poster family, +Icona), Superb (a yummy creamy script, co-designed with Paco Gonzalez), Dolce Caffe 3D, Coming Home (a hairline curly script based on a childish handwriting), Rachele (a monoline connected script with a large x-height), The Crashed Fonts (a glaz krak family), Newland (inspired by Rudolf Koch's Neuland), Two Fingers (a funky hand-drawn family that includes, e.g., Two Fingers Bodoni, Two Fingers Courier, Two Fingers Poster [blackboard bold] and Two Fingers Script).
Typefaces from 2015: Modern Love (brush script), Mela (a gorgeous pointed brush / walnut ink typeface), Turquoise (a calligraphic serif type influenced by capitalis romana; not to be confused with Ahmet Altun's Turquoise typeface from 2011), Mina Chic (a wide connected calligraphic fashion mag script), Natura (connected fountain pen script, with accompanying Notebook, Icons and Stamps (initial caps) styles), Stencil Creek (inspired by Akzidenz Grotesk and influenced by street signs of the North West Pacific), Quaderno (monoline upright signage script).
Typefaces from 2016: Xmas Wishes, Gianduja (2016, a chocolate box script typeface family co-designed with Andrea Tardivo and Paco Gonzalez). Apero (a hand-crafted emulation of sans and slab styles; the sans serif was inspired by vintage local liquor labels), Respect (a brush script sign painting typeface), Mentha (a calligraphic connected script typeface).
Typefaces from 2017: Peperoncino Vintage, Shabby Chic (wide signature script), Merendina (rounded sans family), Adore You (dry brush script), Quaderno Slanted (monolinear connected script), Love Wins (a collection of signage type phrases), Beach Please (watercolor brush), Timberline (dry brush script), Orbita (stencil shadow), Modern Love Slanted (brush style), Gessetto (a chalk lettering family).
Typefaces from 2018: Voguing (a multiline typeface inspired by the movement and glamour of the 80¿s and New York ballrooms scene), Beach Please Vintage, La Bodeguita (calligraphic), Contigo (with Paco Gonzalez), Story Tales (folklore style, with many choices of textures and possibility of layering), DreamTeam (multilined).
Artist, calligrapher and type designer born in Portsmouth, England, in 1947. Richard Bradley designed ITC Bradley Hand (1995), Fine Hand (1987), Calligraphic Ornaments (1993, ITC; also in the Corel collection), and the flowing Bible Script (1979). Part-time teacher at the Portsmouth College of Art, and type designer for Linotype. From 2006 onwards, he cooperated with David Kettlewell at New Renaissance Fonts, where he jointly developed these renaissance-era fonts: AliceScrolltipRoman, RicksDecoratedUncial-Medium, RicksFolkloreRoman, RicksRelaxedHand-Italic, SevilliaDancingText, Sevilliastandingtext, Sevilliatiles, Ashbourne 1241 (2009, an uncial based on a gravestone in Ashbourne, Derbyshire, dated 1241). Future releases will include Ashbourne Uncials, Rick's Christmas card, Country Cursive, Curly Classic, Rick's Graphica, Rick's Rustic Caps, Rick's Rustic lettering, and Rick's Square Caps. In 2011, he and Linotype released a 3-style extension of Bradley Hand called Bradley Type. At New Renaissance Fonts, he released Bradley Chancery (2011), Alice Scrolltip (2006) and Sonnet Script (2011, inspired by the calligraphy of the Welsh artist and poet David Jones (1895-1974)). Bradley Texting (2014) is an informal script.
Graphic designer in Barcelona, who created the angular text typeface Botanica (2014), and the blackletter-inspired Textura Nova (2014, for the modern monk).
This foundry started ca. 2015 as Siwox Smoke and Siwox Studios, and was rebranded Saffatin Co, saffatin Sweettype, and Saffatin & Edy in 2018. Banda Aceh, Indonesia-based designer (b. 1993 or 1996) of Oscar Script (2015), the calligraphic Dewi Script (2015), Zilvia (2015) and Salsabilla (2015), the brush script Kaizoku Brush (2015), Monica Script (2015), the connected script Holy Mountain (2015), the octagonal typeface family Nuevo (2015, a minimalist futuristic typeface), Space Galaxy (2015), the thin sans typeface Navira (2015), the connected Alberts Script Land (2015), the outlined typeface Devira Outland (2015), Albert's Handwriting Land (2015), the brush typeface Eco Brush (2015), and the watercolor brush typefaces Sarah & Claire Brush Land (2015) and Greenland Brush (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Rottarity (connected script), Better Step (brush font), Justmine Modern Script, Patricia (calligraphic brush), Sleeplesson (a swashy calligraphic beauty), Srikandy Script (calligraphic), Philosophy (connected script), Paragraph Script (calligraphic), Prologue Script (calligraphic), Monica Script (connected), Paduka Script, Donita Handscript (calligraphic), Darlian Script, Legacy Brush Script, The Good News.
Typefaces from 2017: Bettilafea (font duo), Lovely Dramatis (script), Crushine Wet Brush, Hillary Script, Modista Script, Dectari (a great calligraphic brush script), Beutary Script, Rottarity Feminine, Jack Frost Brush.
Illustrator in Rome, Italy. Together with Sabina Alcaraz, she created the alchemic display typeface Pintadera (2013). She also created an experimental watercolor typeface in 2013. Behance link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Sasha Prood Studio
Sasha grew up just outside of Philadelphia, PA, and trained at Carnegie Mellon's School of Design, St. Gallen, Switzerland's Schule fur Gestaltung and Cooper Union's typeface design certificate program, Type@Cooper (2011-2012). She is a full-time freelance designer, illustrator and artist who currently resides in Brooklyn, NY. In 2010, she drew several (watercolor and other) painted alphabets. At Type@Cooper in 2012, she designed the art deco typeface Breccia. In 2013, she drew Glutton For Life Alphabet and Microscopic Organism Alphabet. Behance link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Illustrator 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.
In 2015, she created Wildfox (brush script), Fressh and Bohemienne Brush Script.
Typefaces from 2016: Magic Soul, Sea Salt.
Muhammad Sirojuddin, aka illustrator Shiro Ngampus (of The Art of Shirongampus), is the Yogyakarta, Indonesia-based designer (b. 1989) of Sweetfine (2016, hand-crafted), Screamrock (2016), Artland (2016, an interlocking vintago logo font), Happiness (2016, textured eroded poster typeface), the accompanying Happiness Script (2016), High Voltage (2016: brush script), the glaz krak / earthquake-themed typeface Akainu Lava (2016), the hand-crafted typeface Huskey (2016), the dripping blood typeface Sunday Nightmare (2016), the all caps rounded sans Melaque (2016), the watercolor brush typeface Defiellas (2016), the layered Victorian typeface family Bigman (2016), the Victorian typeface Jamoe (2016), the weathered caps typeface Zembood (2016), the hand-crafted SweetBeat (2016), the brush typeface The BentRock (2016), the vintage poster typeface The Bearson (2016), Sweetland (2016), Wave Spurs (2016), Savanight (2016), Westwood, and the hand-crafted Lava Vintage (2016).
Typefaces from 2017: Desire, Hilton Script, Santana Script (monoline), Bring Heart, Dreamer Brush, Catherine Script.
London-based creator of the free shaded caps font Airbag (2013), which imitates the successful genre of Trend (Latinotype). Before Breakfast (2013) is a free hand-printed typeface. Packt (2013) started out from watercolor lettering. Distractor (2013) is a tweetware grungy slab serif reminiscent of letterpress---it is partially based on Bevan. In Limbo is a free vernacular typeface. Typefaces from 2014: Type Old Writer, Before Breakfast, Hitchcut (a dadaist typeface designed to honor Hitchcock's Vertigo and Saul Bass), Separator (octagonal), Dirty Slab (letterpress emulation), Enfold (hand-drawn).
Typefaces from 2015: Buckley, Buckley Serif, Bold Riley (a hand-crafted serif), Balham to Brooklyn (fifties script), Petit Jardin, Gently Script, Troupe (an inline Tuscan typeface), Mr. Blue Sky (an inline typeface), Moorgate (fat brush font), Sunshine, Dogtown (grunge), Gods Own Junkyard (neon sign font, named after Chris Bracey's neon sign store in London), Teardrop (watercolor brush with dripping ink), Western Grit (spurred), In The Wood, Gallow Tree (free brush font), Thirsty Dog (scratchy brush), Dear Prudence.
Typefaces from 2016: Get Lucky, Take Me To The River, Lawless (vintage display typeface), Not My Type (old typewriter font), Roadhouse Blues, Just Like Heaven, Resize, Atomic Dustbin, Mind The Gap (stencil family), Munky (a fun children's book typeface), Hunky Dory (a hand-crafted children's book typeface), Little Wonder (brush script), Mister Rooster, Whippin Piccadilly (hand-crafted), Bangers & Mash, Mr. Chumley.
Typefaces from 2017: Hunky Dory, Bangers and Mash, Circus Freak, Fake Empire, Gilly Script, Banoffee (a kooky hand-crafted typeface), Tuck Shop (a chalk font), Fake Empire (grunge), Mu-Th-Ur (a free octagonal typeface inspired by the film Prometheus).
Typefaces from 2018: Fierce (dry brush SVG font), Yeah Foil Balloon (color font).
Berlin (and Stuttgart), Germany-based designer of the brush typefaces Emmeline (2017: free), Ingenue (2017), Stay Humble (2017), Alyshia Brush (2017), La Rosé (2017), Wanderlust (2017), Milky Way (2017), Wildflower (2017), Little Dreamer (2017), Magnolia (2017), Summer Vibes (2017), Iceland (2017) and Bloomberg (2017), the signature fonts Just Dreamin (2017), Classy (2017), Savannah (2017), Salome (2017), Sienna (2017), Roses Please (2017: signature font) and Lemon & Mint (2017), the blackboard bold Oh Juniper (2017), the display typeface Vagabond (2017), the font duo Saluti (2017), the informal typeface Lisbon (2017) and the script typefaces Blossom (2017), Magical (2017), Affinity (2017), Hello Agnes (2017), Wild Romance (2017), Mindfully (2017, free at Pixel Surplus) and Chicago (2017).
Typefaces from 2018: Bella Vista, Bonjour SVG, Aloha Babe (watercolor brush SVG font), New York City (SVG brush font), Austin (opentype SVG), TheWilde (opentype SVG), Roses Please (a free signature font), Mindfully, Valerie (signature font), Copenhagen, La Parisienne, Figueira, Audrey & Louis, Only You, Sanziah, C'Est La Vie, Attila, Esther, Beatrix (brush), Unconditionally, Oh Jasmine (signature script), Hey Thalissa (brush script), Matsuko (sans). [Google] [More] ⦿
Graphic designer at l'atelier Lieux Communs, Rennes, France. In 2015, she created the grungy typeface Parade. cShe also designed the experimental minimalist octagonal typeface Manifesto XXI (2015). [Google] [More] ⦿
Storic Type (was: Flavor Type)
Panji Nugraha is the Bandung, Indonesia-based designer of Caferus (2014), Murmers (2014, Victorian), Bonerica (2014, a Victorian typeface), Vanderchalk (2014) and Glowist (codesigned in 2014 with Ilham Herry and Maghrib Lab at Flavor Type).
In 2015, he made My Dear Script (penmanship script), Hava Shine (Victorian signage face), Lovile, La Chalk (chalk writing emulation), Carneval (a fun hand-drawn typeface family with a possibility of layering), To Dear (brush script typeface), Allic (brush typeface), Vidiz (a swashy slab serif poster typeface), Levitte Script, Leila, Holisun (brush face), Vacamous, Summerica, Callalily, Vicent (watercolor brush), Morning Sugar (brush script), Blacky, Lonssa (hand-drawn type, with ornaments), Heartwell (a wonderful brushy poster script), Noside (a splashy brush), Toxine and Fruty.
Typefaces from 2016: Enlighten (bouncy sans), Bite Chalk, Stay Alive (Victorian), Dafodil (Western), Vercha, De Arloy (art nouveau), Herald Bouncy, Mon Cheri (signage script).
Typefaces from 2017: Relove (Victorian), Floresh, Chester (a layered spurred vintage typeface), Recipe Daily (free), Glandish, Moody Blue (a curly Victorian typeface), Reborn (ornamental Victorian typeface), Recipe Diary.
Typefaces from 2018: Limit Corner (Victorian), Bride Chalk (sans and serif).
Indonesian designer in 2018 of Kallita, Bertobe (vintage layered style), Michelle (wartercolor brush), Sandstone (brush script), Black Hymned, LS Moligne (an SVG brush font), LS Burder, and the trio of fonts Grand Holiday that includes Grande Script, Diddly Sans and Grilles Sans. [Google] [More] ⦿
Yogyakarta, Indonesia-based designer of the watercolor brush typeface Brushylicious (2016), the Victorian typeface Grandeven (2016), and the free Victorian signage typeface The Bravery (2016).
Typefaces from 2018: Budaphest.
Graduate of Nizhny Novgorod State Pedagogical University, who is now located in Samara, Russia. Designer of a watercolor script typeface in 2015 and some vector format brush typefaces in 2016. Creative Market link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Malang, Indonesia-based designer who also uses the name Agga. Creator of the free fonts Lucker (2013), Blnker (2013, a spurred Victorian typeface), BLNK Taper Lucker (2013) and Sivernake (2013, a spurred typeface).
Typefaces from 2014, some of which are commercial: Wilder, Rocking Rochoes, Rocking Bones, Brch Handdrawn, Reidfork, Hoverage (letterpress emulation, spurred), Hobric (letterpress emulation), Blnc (vintage, hand-lettered), Garado Blnco (spurred), Bracker (spurred Victorian typeface), Averake (sic) Glam (spurred, Victorian).
Typefaces from 2015: Ruffle, Ruffle Beauty, Moabhoers, Neaments (watercolor script: a renamed version of Sortdecai Handmade Script?), Banthers, Bleakerst (free), Monthoers (free letterpress emulation font), Sortdecai (a fantastic watercolor brush script in sub-styles called Handmade, Handmade Script, Vintage, Script, Display, Cursive Script, Cursive Wild Script, and Brush Script).
Typefaces from 2016: the script typeface Missmallove (designed by Lativa), Yellow Dawns (chalky), Coellack, Moalang (tweetware), Duwhoers (tweetware brush script).
Typefaces from 2017: Achillers Bant, Bouchers Script 2.0, Smbrn Stencil, Bouchers (vintage layered typeface), Moalang Pro, Salted Monthoers, Bouchers Layered, Garagethers.
Tatiana Kostysheva (Tatiana Kost Design, Russia) designed a hand-sketched ampersand set and a collection of snowflakes in 2015. She also designed the watercolor splash font simply called Ink (2015). [Google] [More] ⦿
Banda Aceh, Indonesia-based designer of Seinna Grace (2017, brush script), Ellise Naomy Script (2016, watercolor brush), Marsha Belle Script (2016) and Sonya Script (2016).
Thirtypath (or: Pathero Studio)
Banda Aceh, Indonesia-based designer of the brush script typefaces Adilla + Rita (2015), Ausyilla (2015), The Barrack (2015), Geuceu (2015) and Ballistic (2015), the calligraphic Workaholic (2015) and Autumn Flower Script (2015), the hand-crafted Crash One and Crash Two (2015, free), and the curly script Kracktone (2015).
Typefaces from 2016: Metal Ink, Beastmachine (brush script), Connoisseurs (connected script), Beauty Angelique (calligraphic), Bright Daddy, Angelow (dry brush), Bellinda Script, Serangkai (script), Maximaz, Legacy, Billaneiva (swashy calligraphic script), Bareken (an elegant signage script).
Typefaces from 2017: Mishaland (signage script), West Cousin (daring modern calligraphy), Bantham, Lambaretta (or Lambretta; a free signage script), Fusterd (brush script), Ballada (free watercolor brush), Volletra (free calligraphic script), The Zains (free brush script), Amigos (signage script), Hello Bunda, Terranika, Andieny Script (formal calligraphic), Mahdaleina (calligraphic and swashy), Boldie Script, Helliebrie (script), Bright Visions, Bellatrix (free brush script), Bammantoe (connected script).
Typefaces from 2018: Legacy, Madelina, Bright Daddy, Peque Script, Connoisseurs, Conditional Script, Passengers Script (a free script). Creative Market link. Behance link for Pathero Studio. Pathero Studio link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Plymouth, UK-based designer of the two-dollar hand-printed typefaces Brixton (2013), Brixton Pro (2015), Brixton Bled (2013), Brixton Outline (2014, a hand-crafted blackboard bold typeface), Brixton Sans (2014), Brixton Line (2014), Brixton Roug (2014), Brixton Hand (2015), Brixton Sans Outline (2015), Hayrah Hand Script (2014), Allister (2013), Bobby Jones (2013) and Liberal Hand (2013). Avera (2013) is a serifed typeface. Rivina (2013) is a commercial outline font with hand-crafted qualities. Berty Boo (2013) is hand-drawn. Max Rock (2013) is a grungy sans display face.
Typefaces from 2014 include Swindale Sans, Hectra, Liberal Hand, Liberal Hand Sans, Lance Sans, Lance Serif, Lance Serif Rough, Avera Sans, Jimmy (a free hand-drawn typeface in Sans and Serif styles).
In 2015, he made Jimmy Sans and Jimmy Script (monoline), Rock Out (brush script), Handy Script, Tallow (with Bogdan Sandu; includes Tallow Sketch Sans, Tallow Sketch Serif, Tallow Rough Sans & Serif, Tallow Oen Sans & Serif, and Tallow Brush Sans & Serif), Rivina Brush (watercolor brush), Rivina Pen, Rivina Dip Pen, Rivina TC Pen, Petal Brush (watercolor brush), Scribbling Tom, Abbie Script and Hectra (free hand-crafted typeface).
In 2016, he designed Grocery Brush and Whicker (brush script).
Typefaces from 2017: Magnite (brush script), Russell (dry brush script), Bouncy Castle (calligraphic).
Typefaces from 2018: Casual Line Script, Lance Sans, Lance Serif, Bravura (a brush SVG font), Russell Brush, Hamilton (an SVG font in Serif, Sans, Script and Painted substyles), Rustic Gold (a handpainted SVG font), Meraki (SVG format dry brush script), Acrylic Hand (hand-painted SVG fonts), Buckwheat TC (a handpainted SVG font, and a vintage textured typeface family).
Aka Southpaw Miller. Travis Miller (Red Lead Type Company) is the Washington, DC-based designer of these revival typefaces in 2016: Spurred Gothic (1940s style wedge serif titling typeface), Squeezed Headline (1940s style all caps headline typeface), Sho Card Gothic 1948, Display Gothic 1958.
In 2017, he added some stunning watercolor alphabets, and designed Architects&Draftsmen, the inline shadow typeface Jupiter, Jupiter Thin, and the rounded vintage typeface family Speedball (Classic, Hollow, Shadow). [Google] [More] ⦿
Ghilky Gerdian (aka Gregian Isvandian, and as Typopotamus) is the Indonesian creator of Ewing Julian (2015, a layered hand-crafted typeface meant to create the zombie look), Verone (2015, watercolor brush; +Ornaments), Bearhand (2015, brush script), Hayze (2015, brush font) and Galahad (2015, rough ink-and-brush font). [Google] [More] ⦿
Russian scrap design artist who created the Latin typefaces Imagination Stars (2015), Summer Time (2015), Monster Ink (2015), Handwritten Marker Font (2015), Blurred Brush (2015, a watercolor brush font), Graffiti (2015: graffiti brush), Elongated Thin Font (2015) and Space (2015). In 2016, she designed Birdie and Brush Font. [Google] [More] ⦿
Vintage Type Co
Graphic designer from Summerside and/or Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada, who was located first in Edmonton, Alberta, and then in Moncton, NB, then in Toronto, and finally in halifax, Nova Scotia. He runs SRC Designs and founded Vintage Type Co in 2015 (not to be confused with Susan Townsend's Vintage Type, a company set up in the 1990s). Creator of the free sans titling typeface family Municipal (2013) and of the hand-printed typeface Fruit Sale (2013).
In 2014, he created Shifty Sailor (spurred), Hofmann (psychedelic typeface), Kalopsia Slab (a condensed slab serif family with an arts-and-crafts flair). One weight is free---the others can be bought here. He also created free User Interface Icons in 2014.
Typefaces from 2015: Jackal Display, Anaheim Gothic, Alehouse (vintage connected script), Dorchester Display (vintage Victorian typeface), Huxley (brush script), Drone Ranger, Authentico (vintage poster typeface in eight styles), Firefly (free poster font), Highbinder (an eroded vintage typeface), Adventurous Script (watercolor brush), Nomad Icon Font, Arctic Express (hand-crafted capitals).
Typefaces from 2016: VTC Numeric (free), Grindstone (vintage), Grindstone Script, Grindstone Sans, Midnight Owl, Southbank (free), Planet Rouge, Life Is Jazz Script, Mystery Tour (+Sans) (a layered Americana or circus font), Sugar Boats, Navy Queen (a nice free font influenced by vintage nautical posters).
Typefaces from 2017: Virgo Antique, Virgo Display, PressBox (letterpress and Americana emulation), Merchant Street Sans (eight stackable fonts), Old Spirits (spurred Victorian style), Prizefighter (art deco sans), Andre's Diner, Artisans Script (signature script), Milton Grotesque (a free all caps American grotesque), Queen Street (a layerable family).
Typefaces from 2018: Drone Ranger Pro (octagonal).
Vladimir F. Tamari (d. August 6, 2017) was born in Palestine, he spent his youth in Ramallah, and has lived in Tokyo for the past 40 years. He studied physics and art at the American University of Beirut where he met and was inspired by Buckminster Fuller (around 1960). He invented and built 3D drawing instruments. In the 1980s he joined the Optical Society of America to keep up with the field and holds U.S. patents for inventions based on his Streamline Diffraction Theory to cancel diffraction in telescopes. He wrote Beautiful Universe: Towards Reconstructing Physics From New First Principles (2005). He paints in watercolors and has designed Arabic fonts for Adobe.
He visited Monotype In the mid-sixties at which time he patented (in the UK in 1965) a scheme to abbreviate the number of shapes to print Arabic. He created AlQuds (Arabic) fonts for the Tasmeem Adobe InDesign add-on (in 2008). [AlQuds, meaning The Holy One, is the Palestinian Arab name for Jerusalem.] We had to wait until ca. 2015 before he published the AlQuds and AlQuds Monhani family of (modern sans) fonts in its full glory with Monotype.
Polish designer of the thin upright script typeface Mila (2016) and the sans typefaces Friday (2016), N78 Thin (2016) and Exmila (2016).
Typefaces from 2017: Tamarind (hand-crafted blackboard bold typeface duo), June Morning, Cardamine (marker caps), Cedrus, Tarant (sans), Gramin (a great inky brush font), Moricandia, Thyme (curly letters), Parsley, Lovage (all caps sans poster type), Camomile, Chervil (sketched), Hornimet (watercolor brush), Asure (rounded all caps geometric sans), Savory (hand-crafted), Anise (thick watercolor brush script), Hagna (sans), Marjoram (curly script), Caraway, Fonto. Creative Market link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Bandung, Indonesia-based designer of the layered cigar box label font Historica (2016), the connected script font Symphoniesta (2016), the Halloween typeface Silenthell (2016), the hand-crafted Spellbound collection (2016), and the brush script typeface The Flower City (2016).
Typefaces from 2017: Cloudy Monday (a great watercolor brush script), Cashlitta (based on a president's signature), Moonhells (Halloween font), Courageous (vintage, layered), Nusantara (a layered Victorian signage typeface).
Illustrator and designer in Istanbul, Turkey. He created the rough brush typefaces Atmosphere Script (dry brush), Smithen (with Suat Tuna and Efe Gürsoy), Boutique (with Suat Tuna and Efe Gürsoy) and Ravenclaw in 2015.
In 2016, he designed Beautify Script (free), Briefly (script), Galata (script), Galata Serif (based on Times New Roman), Wild Spirit (brush script), Little Raspberry (a curly script), Fish and Sea (a Treefrog script), Rainbows Queen, and Milkshake Script.
Typefaces from 2017: Dino Type (children's picture book letters), Atmosphere (a free watercolor brush typeface), Network Script, Exotic Taste Script (brush), Musiques, Unsatisfied (brush font), Verona Lotte, Jameican (sic) Blue (a dry brush typeface). Creative Market link. Dafont link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Yellow Design Studio
Yellow Design Studio is a fine art, graphic design and typography studio based in Sanibel, FL, and before that, in Madison, Wisconsin. The font designer is Ryan Martinson (b. 1972), who is from Chetek, WI. Rena Martinson is the other partner in the venture.
Via MyFonts, they sell fonts such as Lullabies (2016, watercolor brush script), Kiln (2016, an eroded caps only letterpress typeface), Canvas Acrylic Megafamily (2016, by Ryan and Rena Martinson), Sucrose (2015, a letterpress emulation family with eight levels of textured distress), Sant Elia Script (2015), Lulo (2014, a stackable chromatic typeface family), Lulo Clean (2014), Thirsty Soft (2014, a vintage signage script family), Eveleth (2014, a detailed vintage letterpress emulation family), Gist (2014, an inline slab serif; one weight is free), Gist Rough (2014, rough letterpress), Verb (2012, a very open sans family; +Verb Condensed, 2013, +Verb Compressed, 2013 +Verb Extra Condensed, 2013), Thirsty Script (2012, a retro connected signage script, which by his own admission, is based on Jack Edmondson's Wisdom Script, a fact he did not originally mention in the typeface description), Thirsty Script Shadow (2012), Thirsty Rough (2012), Thirst Script Extrabold (2014), Anodyne (2012, grungy caps), Veneer (2012, letterpress style), Veneer Clean (2016), and Veneer Extras (2012, dingbats), Melany Lane (2011, a connected school script), Skitch (2011, sketch / blackboard bold face); +Skitch Shaded, Magesta Script (2010, a grungy calligraphic script), and Wausau (2010, an all caps grunge face).
Aceh, Indonesia-based designer (b. 1996) who specializes in calligraphic and informal script typefaces. He created the connected script typefaces Girlboss (2016), Patarana (2016), Children (2016) and Wonderful (2016).
Typefaces from 2017: Vamellia Script, Mochigan, Wastelands, Modestyle (brush), Moonshine (brush), Zahira Script, Schiffen Script, Hoomies Bomhies, Nathain, Adheana, Smithen (brush script), Barbeque Script, Delaney Script, Garden House (watercolor brush), Roes Blues, Wenstroong (brush script), Adolescent Script, Magnificient Script (watercolor brush), Strawberry, Ladyrose, Freedom, The Cuts, Shavia Script.