TYPE DESIGN INFORMATION PAGE last updated on Sat Jul 22 14:19:32 EDT 2017
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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-them,ed), Smarch (graffiti style).
Adam Fathony (AF Studio, Bandung, Indonesia) created the vintage typeface Grandesa (2014), the signage typeface Magnifika (2014) and the Victorian typeface Marema (2014).
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).
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] ⦿
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).
Manchester, UK-based designer of a decorative spurred watercolor typeface (2017), the watercolor typeface Little Mo (2017) and the pearl-studded watercolor typeface Charlie (2017). Behance link. Creative Market link. [Google] [More] ⦿
Alit Design (or: Gurita Hitam)
A graduate of Institut Seni Indonesia Denpasar Bali who is based in Denpasar, Bali, Alit Suarnegara (Gurita Hitam, b. 1986, Denpasar) created the script typefaces Raph Lanok (2017, brush style), Jandys (2017), Jandys Dua (2017), Billy Ohio (2017: dry brush), Localghost (2017) and Valledofas (2017), the thin connected script typeface Mooglonk (2016), the signage script Altoys (2016), the decorative didone Florva (2016), the connected script typefaces Asfrogas (2016), Brushgyo (2016), Bromello (2015, brush), Vroffloow (2015, in script and sans styles), Godfeem (2015), Mooglonk (2015) and Kemayu (2015). Other typefaces by Alit include Rofitaste (2016, brush style), Qarvic (2016, a sans), Qarvic Icon (2016), Morva (2016, a decorative didone), Young Heart (2016, a free vintage typeface with spurs), Floren (2015, a display serif), Lawasth (2015), Mooglonk Serif (2015), the brush typeface The Faino (2015), the tattoo font Alitide (2015), the watercolor brush typefaces Roomfer (2015) and Norffo (2015), the connect-the-dots typeface Circle Line (2015), the beveled typeface Piramid (2014) and the spurred signage typeface Starck (2013).
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).
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). His company is called Incools Design Studio and is located in Banda Aceh, Indonesia. Behance link. [Google] [More] ⦿
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: 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.
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] ⦿
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] ⦿
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).
Denpasar, Bali-based designer of the curly hand-crafted typeface Kerithing (2015), Baline Script (2016), the watercolor brush typeface Amarill (2016), and Ringotube (2017). Creative Market link. Dafont link. [Google] [More] ⦿
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: Artevak, Red Monday.
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. 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). (Old, dead) Creative Market link for Contra Studio. [Google] [More] ⦿
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).
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 Zakly created Aysheea Inline Script , the watercolor brush script typeface Greatesque and the script typeface Doodlesack in 2015. Graphicriver link. Behance link. [Google] [More] ⦿
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: 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).
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: 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). Creative Market link. [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).
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] ⦿
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. For Gala Studio, Lilia teamed up with "Galina". 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: Bestiary, Slim One Normal Sans (a great font for in-store advertizing), Escapism, Candy Melt (a colourful candy store / bubblegum / children's book font). Creative Market link. [Google] [More] ⦿
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).
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).
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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 (brush style), Skinny Jeans, Don't Click Me (brush script).
Typefaces from 2017: Steady Bonanza (watercolor brush in Sans and Script), Keep Scrolling, Clickbait (dry brush script).
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.
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 (cahlky 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 shadowed 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: 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.
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 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: Azalea Script, Queen Star.
Julia Baranova (Julia Dreams) is a graduate of the School Of Contemporary Art, class of 2013. Perm, Russia-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]. Behance link. [Google] [More] ⦿
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: Leah Gaviota (casual typeface family), Jenna Jenkins (a messy script that approaches handwriting), Paula Paulina (Script+Sans), Behance link. Creative Market link. [Google] [More] ⦿
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, 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: Hastagirl (watercolor brush), Arzeti (informal monoline wedding script), Sicero (vintage display typeface by Abdilah), Sign Panthers Brush Script, Magle Sans, Magle Script.
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: Wanderlust (dry brush), Kata, Tropical Vibes, Venezuela (dry brush), Aura (dry brush), New York (marker font), Sketchy, Letras Feas, Esmeralda (watercolor brush). Behance link. [Google] [More] ⦿
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] ⦿
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 (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.
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] ⦿
Magpie Paper Works
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 (or: Haidi Illustration)
Mahameru Type is Haidi Shabrina (b. 1992) and/or Nasir Udin, depending upon where you look. Semarang, Indonesia-based designer of the brush typeface Faito (2017), the creamy brush script typeface Shabrina (2017) that was inspired by vintage chocolate biscuit packaging. 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), Discobaby (2017), and Ayanna (2017: watercolor brush).
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: 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 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), Honeyflower, Cortney (connected script), Just Love Script, Aerostat, Starbright, Watchtower, Hey Baby, Modern Magic, Cornflower (calligraphic), Honeyflower, Guatemala, Flashlight Display, Johana (brush script), Wild Berry, Dearhearts, Sladosti Cyrillic, Sweethearts, Evergreen, Honeyflower.
Typefaces from 2017: 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). Designer of the watercolor brush typefaces Ocean Adventure (2015) and Honey (2015), the rough brush typeface Hurst (2015, +dingbats), the hand-crafted fonts Morrison (+Outline) and Hotel, and the connected script typeface La Tomarina (2015).
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: 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.
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 made in 2017: Garlic Butter, Benji (monospaced rounded sans), Pickle Biscuit (children's script), Saboteur, 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.
Muhammad Iqbal Ars
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, Mrs. Glows, 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.
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.
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: Beauty Script (watercolor brush), Society Script (monoline script), Feminim Script, Attack Attack (comic book lettering), Nobbler (vintage lettered typeface). Creative Market link. Graphicriver link. [Google] [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: 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.
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).
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: 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: Mahligai Script (calligraphic), Southside (signage script), Klibeuth Script, Hangtuah Script, Comichate, New Aprillia Script, Bigtedy Script, Raditya, Raditya Comic. Behance link. Creative Market link. [Google] [More] ⦿
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). Creative Market link. Dafont link. [Google] [More] ⦿
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 is cooperating 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.
Aka Aiyari. 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: Neptunian (dry brush), The Moonlight (comic book script), Savath (a horror font), MacLaurent (tattoo font).
Graphic designer in Barcelona, who created the angular text typeface Botanica (2014), and the blackletter-inspired Textura Nova (2014, for the modern monk).
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] ⦿
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: 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, 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: 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).
Siwox Smoke (was: DSiwoX)
Banda Aceh, Indonesia-based designer (b. 1993) 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: Hillary Script, Modista Script, Dectari (a great calligraphic brush script), Beutary Script, Rottarity Feminine, Jack Frost Brush. Creative Market link. More recent Creative Market link. Behance link. Dafont link. [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] ⦿
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.
Storic Type (was: Flavor Type)
Flavor Type was an Indonesian design studio located in Bandung in which Panji Nugraha, Ilham Herry and Maghrib Lab were involved. In 2017, Panji nugraha set up . 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: Glandish, Moody Blue (a curly Victorian typeface), Reborn (ornamental Victorian typeface), Recipe Diary. Creative Market link for Flavor Type. Another Behance link. Behance link. Another Behance link. Another Creative Market link. Creative Market link for Storic Type. Behance link for Storic Type. [Google]
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: Glandish, Moody Blue (a curly Victorian typeface), Reborn (ornamental Victorian typeface), Recipe Diary.
Creative Market link for Flavor Type. Another Behance link. Behance link. Another Behance link. Another Creative Market link. Creative Market link for Storic Type. Behance link for Storic Type. [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).
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.
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).
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, 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, Petal (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: Bouncy Castle (calligraphic).
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 (Solid, Hollow, Shadow). Creative Market link. Behance link. [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, and finally in Toronto. 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: Prizefighter (art deco sans), Drone Ranger, Andre's Diner, Artisans Script (signature script), Milton Grotesque (a free all caps American grotesque), Queen Street (a layerable family).
Vladimir F. Tamari 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. Born in Palestine, he spent his youth in Ramallah, and has lived in Tokyo for the past 40 years.
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: 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), Courageous (vintage, layered), Nusantara (a layered Victorian signage typeface). Behance 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).
Indonesian designer 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: Delaney Script, Garden House (watercolor brush), Roes Blues, Wenstroong (brush script), Adolescent Script, Magnificient Script (watercolor brush), Strawberry, Ladyrose, Freedom, The Cuts, Shavia Script. [Google] [More] ⦿