An idea for a future font design we’ve been playing with…
Rotham Industria. Stylised lettering for industrial flavoured projects. Imagine, if you will, letters shaped from metal tube, or perhaps from a solid rod, or perhaps made from brass handrails? You get the idea. A stylised and fun typeface for those occasions where you want to suggest an engineering influence.
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….
Working images of some off the projects I’ve got on the go for Greater Albion.