Amersham and Royalty…

A somewhat ‘Royalty-Inspired’ exploration of the Amersham typeface family.  Actually, it all started with re-creating a traditional English pub sign– ‘The King’s Head’ and I rather got carried away…

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In The Midst of Our Ongoing Projects…

Readers may have noticed that we have a number of projects on the go at the moment- Ames’ Roman, which will be a large family indeed, and the display faces Barollo, Bonlivet and Lanvier should provide enough to keep us busy, surely?

Well, despite that, here’s something else that we’ve been working on – Amersham – a display face inspired by traditional sign writing techniques.  As the sampler below shows, we’ve been working on two faces, Amersham Regular and Amersham Open.  The two faces together can be used for interesting overlay effects…

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