Index Book – Typo Latino

http://vimeo.com/34899660 Typo Latino is a publication where we showcase the work of emerging typographers as well as established type designers from across the globe. What differentiates Typo Latino from other font books is that we feature typefaces, outline the process of constructing them and provide short explanations from the authors on the formal characteristics or… Continue reading Index Book – Typo Latino

Web Design Resources – November 2011

It's been a little quiet here lately, but here's our monthly digest of web design tools, resources, articles and inspiration for November 2011. Kern Type http://type.method.ac Learn the basics of kerning with this simple online game. Free font from FontShop for iOS http://www.fontshop.com/freefonts FontShop started offering fonts that are specifically hinted and optimized for iOS… Continue reading Web Design Resources – November 2011

The author of the Lobster typeface seeks funding in Kickstarter

Pablo Impallari is best known for his Lobster font, one of the first typefaces freely available when Google Web Fonts launched. He is now seeking funds in Kickstarter for a new typeface project. Pablo submitted a project to Kickstarter to design and implement Fast Brush Script as a full web font that will be available… Continue reading The author of the Lobster typeface seeks funding in Kickstarter

Ampersand in the AppStore

Although it's simply a showcase app, the gorgeous ampersands collected are worth the download. It's free, so why not? Here's a screenshot The app shows the normal variant when the iPad is in portrait orientation and the italic variant when you tilt and put the iPad in landscape orientation. It's a tiny detail that makes… Continue reading Ampersand in the AppStore

Sudtipos’ Poem Script video specimen

https://vimeo.com/24681562 Sudtipos recently released a new beautiful typeface, Poem Script, which is the first of their typefaces to include a video specimen. Poem Script received a Certificate of Excellence at the Type Directors Club. Of course, Poem Script also has the usual print specimen in pdf format and you can find more information about the… Continue reading Sudtipos’ Poem Script video specimen

10 Free fonts for web and graphic design

Here we go with another round up of some cool fonts for your web and graphic designs. Some of these fonts are free for personal use only while others are free for both personal and commercial use. Dock11 http://artill.de/blog/index.php/2011/01/free-font-dock11/ Panefresco http://www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/panefresco Sombrero http://www.behance.net/gallery/Sombrero/909817 Cony http://www.behance.net/gallery/Cony-free-font-in-four-styles/892918 Flowmotion http://www.behance.net/gallery/Flowmotion-Free-headline-font/885407 Aldo http://www.thenorthernblock.co.uk/aldo_open.htm Comic Jens http://www.fontblog.de/alternative-zur-comic-sans Wombat http://artill.de/blog/index.php/2009/06/free-font-wombat-light/ YAA!… Continue reading 10 Free fonts for web and graphic design

Alex Trochut redesigns. Includes new artworks!

Alex Trochut, the well known lettering and type artist from Spain, redesigned his site and included some new and astounding works of type illustrations and some new incursions on other fields. Here's a couple of samples of his artworks See more letterings and other artwork of Alex at http://www.alextrochut.com

33 free typefaces for graphic and web design

It's now the turn to go back over the various free fonts for design reviewed on ilovecolors during 2010. But we also have 5 new sleek typefaces available for free like the gorgeous Franchise font displayed above to start this 2011 with all the type! Folk http://www.behance.net/gallery/FOlk-Typography/866469 Karmaform http://www.behance.net/gallery/Karmaform-Typeface/369711 Franchise http://derekweathersbee.com/franchise/ PT Serif http://www.paratype.com/public/ Basic… Continue reading 33 free typefaces for graphic and web design