Tag Archives: script font

Medusa (Script Font): Tuesday Type Treat

When designer Ramiro Espinoza wanted to pay tribute to Spanish calligraphy master Ramón Stirling, he created the script typeface Medusa. The starting-off point in the creation of the typeface was an analysis of the historical models of formal English handwriting and the ways in which those styles had been adapted to the typographic technologies of...

Friday Free Font Find: Croissant (Web Font)

Transport your web design from the screen of your Macbook straight to the streets of Paris with Croissant. The font, which actually hails from Argentina’s Eduardo Rodriguez Tunni with the support of Goggle Web Fonts, boasts traditional uppercase letters and curved lowercase letters intended to mimic scrawling handwriting. Croissant is a typeface inspired by...

Magasin (Display Font): Tuesday Type Treat

Magasin is a high-contrast, script display font that gives the thin-line design of calligraphy a throw-back feel. Designed by Laura Meseguer and published by Type-Ø-Tones, the typeface works in a magazine headline, on a poster or as part of a packing design. Magasin combines a sense of script with geometric and slightly condensed structure...

Friday Font Find: Storefront (A Script Font)

Storefront is a new script typeface from my favorite type designer Alejandro Paul of Sudtipos. This gorgeous font comes with tons of alternates that can be used to lend the type a hand painted feel. Check out dramatic the swash alternates available for both caps and lower case letters. Storefront is what the prolific...

Tuesday Type Treat: Prosperity Script Font

I love a typeface with a good story: In 1779, the schooner Prosperity sailed the high seas. Commissioned by a young continental congress, wıth 6 guns & at twenty tons, she sailed under a Letter of Marque for patriotism and profit. Look lively, because with contextual and alternate glyph sets and an extended set...