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Self-authored fonts: the triumph of hope over experience

I suspect I have just wasted 3 hours of my life… Googling as I often do, I found a site previously unseen: Paintfont.com

So this was the result in the preview, accepting that I had not entered all the alphabet characters… 183 more words

DIY: 10 Christmassy Fonts voor naamkaartjes, menu's, etc.

Ik ben een echte ‘font hoarder’,  zoals dat heet, en mijn laptop staat dan ook vol met van die heerlijk leuke lettertypes voor elke gelegenheid. Nu Kerst dichterbij komt en ik volop bezig ben met het maken van o.a. 109 more words


PragmataPro ligatures = coding better

Since v_0.820 every weight includes ligatures. The goal is to improve the readability of the coding texts.
Programming languages like Haskell, Scala, Swift and many others are based on ligatures. 12 more words


Monograms & Mountains

It’s almost Winter Vacation and we are off with The Cuties to New England for a week of fun: skiing, sledding, snowmobiling and more.  All that winter wonderland activity of course necessitates helmets and at the rate The Cuties have been growing it was time for a shopping trip. 103 more words

Craft Projects

urban typography 01

JULIA: Much could be said about the similarities between typography and the city. Standardized cubes set into grids, engineered for maximum efficiency and legibility. The metaphor is a potent one, and I hope to explore it through a series of posts devoted to actual urban typography, the excellent signage of Taipei. 142 more words