Another Experiment

I’ve always been intrigued by the idea of a Blackletter that is a) designed to beastly read; and b) an ‘all capitals’ face.  Progress on this thought so far:

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By the way, Kerning not attended too yet!

 

 

A ‘Unicase’ idea…

Uncia_Black_Gallery1Greater Albion Has been toying with thoughts of a “unicase” typeface for a while.  On the other hand we’ve always wondered just what practical use they are. It is also a while since we’ve introduced a ‘handwritten’ design…

Therefore, It struck us that one answer was something ‘hand-lettered’. These days many people do write in a sort of informal unicase don’t they? But, at the same time, we wanted it to have a little character.  So here it is, a bit calligraphic, with a touch of black-letter and a cunning mix of upper- and lower- case forms  Uncia Black!

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