Featured Fonts

19
JAN
2010

Galderglynn Esquire

Galderglynn Esquire is a bag of assorted 19th Century metal type. Numerals: regular, monospaced, old-style, inferior and superior.
14
DEC
2013

Shookup

Shookup is a curly headliner containing no less than 83% funk. In OpenType savvy applications, letter & numeral variations are automatically shuffled for more bounce.
12
DEC
2012

Ampacity

Ampacity is a narrow, neon headliner.
29
JUL
2005

Sinzano

Sinzano is a casual, interlocking typeface. In OpenType astute applications, some letter combinations are automatically replaced with captivating, intertwined ligatures. Sinzano is available in three styles: Sinzano...
28
JUN
2012

Acroyear

Acroyear is a non-retro headline screamer inspired by contemporary consumer electronics products.
04
SEP
2008

Raincoat

Raincoat’s secret Victorian heritage is betrayed by its even more secret classic rock heritage. OpenType-savvy applications will give your work a customized look you by swappin’ letters for custom...
26
OCT
2014

Breamcatcher

Breamcatcher is a narrow, Art Deco headline/titling font inspired by the piano sheet music for With Every Breath I Take which was featured in the Bing Crosby/Kitty Carlisle musical comedy film, Here is my Heart.
12
APR
2010

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is an ultramodern sans-serif typeface; an out of the ordinary mixture of squares and diagonals, reminiscent of early computer plotter fonts. The Board of Directors family includes eight...
01
MAY
2008

Presicav

Presicav’s heavy weights were inspired by quirky, wide mid-twentieth century grotesques while its lighter weights have a peculiar, contemporary finish. Other wide grotesques can be a poker-faced and ascetic but...
01
MAY
2007

Dirtstorm

Dirtstorm is a lightly spraypainted stencil font.
25
SEP
2014

Rakesly

Rakesly was inspired by grotesque headliners from the 19th century. Rakesly includes 6 weights plus italics and comes with a free commercial use desktop license.
27
JUL
2010

Great Escape

Great Escape is a contemporary technical sans with a crisp, square voice. It’s available in 7 weights, 2 widths plus italics for a total of 28 styles.
26
APR
2004

Silentina

During the era of Silent Movies, stars like Buster Keaton, Mary Pickford, Clara Bow, and Rudolph Valentino graced the screen with their expressive faces. When they had something important ...
26
APR
2013

Fluctuation

Rather than relying on pure geometry or typographic tradition for inspiration, Fluctuation draws upon the very objects it intends to harmonize with: consumer electronics. Cutting edge phones, cameras, remotes, game...
02
JUN
2008

Rexlia

Rexlia is an industrial headline typeface available in seven weights.
13
MAR
2019

Just Steelfish with rounded ends

The name Steelfish Rounded is self explanatory if you’re already familiar with Steelfish. Fonts with little rounded corners are always labor intensive. It would be nice if there was a magical “make font rounded” button that took care everything but that’s...
27
FEB
2019

Pricedown language update

Pricedown has been updated with characters for Vietnamese, Greek, Cyrillic and almost all current Latin-based languages. All the latest currency symbols have been included as well as Roman numerals for 1, 2 and 3. As always, Pricedown Black includes a free commercial use desktop...
16
FEB
2019

Bitcrusher: Ultracompact Techno

Recently, I noticed a gap in the techno font category. There are innumerable wide and normal width techno typefaces. The boxy shapes of ultramodern, square typefaces are suited to being stretched wide. But you don’t see very many compact ones. While a few ultracompact typefaces...
11
JAN
2019

A New Galderglynn

Galderglynn 1884 is a typeface project commissioned by a design team working on behalf of Jameson Whiskey. In 2013, Jameson commissioned a custom version of 2010’s Galderglynn Esquire. But Galderglynn Esquire was essentially a novelty display typeface. It was a based on a grab...
01
DEC
2018

Cybermontage: Instant Postmodern Typography

Cybermontage is an idea I’ve had several years ago where I would try to to recreate a popular typographical trend from the mid 80’s to the early 90’s. Designers would take various typefaces and scramble them up. While the punk/zine look (think Sex Pistols) was...
14
NOV
2018

Joystix Language Extensions

It all started in 1976 when the Atari video arcade game Sprint 2 was developed an released. Sprint II was an overhead racing game with two steering wheels and a black and white screen and was immensely popular. There was something really appealing about the physical aspect of...
08
NOV
2018

Greek, Russian & Vietnamese Coffee

Kenyan coffee started out in 1999 as a rather unrefined (to say the least) compact sans serif headliner. The original concept was a neo-grotesque with some mechanical style elements of early twentieth century industrial typefaces. A boxy, stovepipe design with a waistline...
05
MAY
2018

Doin’ the Neutron Dance

In 1983, Shoot That Tiger Creative Services created a record sleeve for the UK single of the Pointer Sisters Neutron Dance. The design ticked all the boxes for the design trends that would continue to dominate all the way up to early 1990’s: splatter paint granite, atom age...
24
APR
2018

Not meant to be read by drivers

There’s no shape that can’t be formed into an alphabet. But that doesn’t mean I won’t keep searching for it. For this project, I designed a set of shapes that would be intentionally challenging to work with. Zelega Zenega was informed by from the shapes of...
28
FEB
2018

Spectrashell

In 2017, my cousin and I designed a hard-shell waterproof passport case. He designed and engineered the case itself and I came up with hexagonal grip pattern, the logo and metal badge, packaging and manual. Originally, this passport case had a different name. I came up with the...