Tag Archives: sans serif font

Mission Gothic (Sans Serif): Tuesday Type Treat

A new typeface from the Lost Type Co-op, Mission Gothic is a sans serif font inspired by a trip to San Francisco’s Mission District. Designed by James T. Edmondson and Trevor Baum, the font includes five weights and two styles, making it one of the co-ops most extensive type families.        ...

Graphic Design News: April 1-8

Here is your graphic design news for the week: Two Fonts Go Digital Font fanatics rejoice! P22 and the Hamilton Wood Type Museum have announced the launch of two new digital typefaces: HWT Republic Gothic and HWT Star Ornaments. The former is a sans serif font that boasts brush-formed letters, imitating a style sign...

Friday Free Font Find: Doodleista (Sans Serif)

Fun fonts are easy to find, but the list of legible ones is a bit shorter. This week’s font find, Doodleista, however, boasts both elements. Why Doodle? This question can be answered with 2 simple words. For Fun. This is the first and most important rule for doodle! Have fun with it! Use this...

Friday Font Find: Korolev (A Sans Serif Font)

Korolev is a sans serif font family in 20 weights by Rian Hughes of Device Fonts. The family is based on lettering by an anonymous Soviet graphic designer from propaganda displays at the Communist Red Square parade of 1937, found in a photograph by Alexander Rodchenko. Tracings done in Illustrator over Rodchenko’s photograph pinned down the...

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Tuesday Type Treat: Classic Grotesque (Sans Serif Font)

Monotype Imaging recently released the 14-font Classic Grotesque typeface suite designed by Rod McDonald. These sans serif fonts are modern and versatile. The designer says, “I’ve used pre-release versions of the family in ads and in books, and they worked remarkably well in both. I can’t think of many places where Classic Grotesque won’t...

Tikal Sans (Text Font/Display Font)

Friday Font Find: Tikal Sans (A Text & Display Font)

Designed by Miguel Hernández, Tikal Sans is family of 20 different type weights inspired by Mayan glyphs. The terminal strokes that end in sharp edges are directly inspired by the Mayan glyph that means “spoken word.” Tikal is also the largest city of the Mayan Classic Period. With a contemporary large x-height and Opentype...

Muirside, A Geometric Font

Created by Scottish designer Steven Bonner, Muirside is a geometric stencil font family perfect for use as a display face when you need an ultra-modern, semi-industrial look. Muirside is a contemporary and clean stencil font based on type originally drawn for a poster design inspired by bicycle frame shapes. Now it’s been expanded into...

Friday Font Find: Flat Pack

Flat Pack is modern sans serif font designed by David Lawless. It’s available in 6-weights and includes stylistic alternates, old style numerals and both standard and discretionary ligatures.

Exemplar Pro Font: Tuesday Type Treat

Exemplar Pro designed by Göran Söderström: Göran Söderström’s goal was to create a traditional yet unconventional sans serif, a balanced combination that felt both old and new. His first foray in type design started in 1995; all the glyphs were redrawn and improved more than a decade later. This stressed typeface with discreet serifs...