I’m not sure if I’d mentioned the name I had in mind for this casual, all capitals font before. Still things are progressing:
These have been a valuable exercise in learning Fontlab VI…
For some time Greater Albion (i.e. me) has used a mixture of “Glyphs” and “Fontlab Studio 5” for font creation. Now I’ve taken the plunge and purchased a license for Fontlab VI. I think it’s going to be very powerful – in some ways it seems like a completely new editor, rather than an upgrade of Fontlab Studio – but there are always those ‘little’ things it takes you ages to work out how to do.
Still we’re getting there, meanwhile, here’s progress to date on the first project in this new editor:
After a concerted design effort….
Here are a few more test specimens of the Sombrieul typeface: