March News - Fonts and Specials
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NEW! The Calluna™ Sans family is a fresh release from Jos Buivenga of exljbris font foundry. The Calluna Sans typeface family is a based on the popular Calluna serif family. It has 10 fonts: 5 weights, each with a matching true italic. Calluna Sans is packed OpenType® typographic features including small caps, figure styles, ligatures and more. There are 716 glyphs in each font, with extensive language coverage.
The Colmcille® font family is a charming Uncial style font with a Gaelic personality. It was originally designed in the mid-1930's by Colm Ó Lochlainn and released in digital format by Monotype in 1993.
The Fantini™ Pro font is a revival and elaborate update of a wonderful old typeface. Fantini is a fun and curly art nouveau font bridging the softness and psychedelia of the 1960s with the flirtatious flare of the 1970s like no other face does. Elements of psychedelia and funk flare out and intermix crazily to create cool, swirly letters packed with a lot of joy and energy.
The Rileyson™ typefaces were born around three months after the birth of type designer Adrian William's grandson Riley, for whom they are named. The sixteen weight names chart the progression of a man's family life, from birth to greatness - offering a weight for every occasion. Clean, crisp, sans-serif typefaces that of course embody attributes that lend themselves to both headlines and text work; generously rounded counters, large x-height, compact proportions for economy of line length and some relaxed strokes making for an all around friendly personality with hints of the grotesque and humanist. Every weight in the family has the same OpenType features, including carefully crafted ligatures, old style numerals, swash capitals and a selection of 50 specially designed ornaments to enhance their usefulness across a wide range of jobs.
The Blanchard™ Pro typeface is a revival from Canada Type and elaborate extension of Muriel, a 1950 metal face made by Blanchard Trochut. Blanchard is a script that embodies the post-war narrow decorative aesthetic that would become the instantly recognizable feature of that era’s design. Its high ascenders corners make it the tuxedo of fonts, with slight and casual angles gradually revealing a trustworthy confidante, and sharp corners signaling a most expressive ally. Blanchard Pro combines makes use of OpenType’s fine typography features.
NEW! The Museo™ Italic Family is a long desired addition to the bestselling Museo semi-slab serif font family designed by Jos Buivenga of exljbris Font Foundry. Believe it or not, his love for the uppercase letter U inspired this unique set of fonts. The Museo font family supports Western and Central European languages and a variety of OpenType features including case sensitive forms, ligatures, contextual alternatives, stylistic alternates, fractions and proportional/tabular figures. The Museo font family has 10 fonts in total: five weights (100 300 500 700 900) plus new italics.
The Gallia™ font is an elegant display typeface that evokes the classic Roaring 20's. Featuring a delicate pattern of strokes, it has an energy and decorative quality that can spice up everything from menus to party invitations.
The Grand Canyon™ Font Family is a splendid collection of hand-crafted display fonts from the Red Rooster Collection. There are 8 versatile fonts in this family in a variety of styles including shading, outline and other pre-made effects.