Pre-order: Letter Nerd Vol. 1, Designing Quality Letters
This booklet is 16 pages of information, tips, and tricks about how to design quality digital letterforms. Also available as digital download.
ILT welcomes 21 new foundries
Among our esteemed newcomers is the legendary Matthew Carter of Carter & Cone. We’re also honored to introduce the famed Freight Collection, Garage Fonts and Lena Schmidt’s Spirit & Bones, to name just a few!
Hand drawings for Berthold’s phototypesetting library
Most of the Deutsches Technikmuseum’s collections are not on public display, including the original hand-made drawings for Berthold’s phototypesetting faces. The storage for Berthold’s Diatronic typefaces alone takes up 19 meters of shelf space and fills 32 metal cabinets …
Fontstand 3.0 launched with foundry subscriptions
“Today we are launching a major new version, offering a brand-new way for users to access their favorite fonts, connecting fans directly with a foundry with foundry subscriptions.”
On Kickstarter: Signal variable and color fonts
“A forgotten design from the 1930s in stunning mid-century lettering style. Let’s bring it back and make it available for free.”until 11/21/2023
HGGC Explores $4 Billion Sale of Typeface Firm Monotype
Buyout firm HGGC is exploring a sale of Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. that could value the typeface firm at more than $4 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter.
New podcast: Hello, type friends
Hello, type friends! is podcast hosted by Elliot Jay Stocks. Each episode involves Elliot sitting down with a friend for an informal chat about life, work, and, well… whatever comes up.
ATypI Board election results (2023–24)
ATypI, the global typography association, is pleased to welcome all 8 proposed board members (elected or re-elected) to its Board of Directors.
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