A few month ago we saw typographic art through a selection from Abduzeedo
for reading the article).
Well, today I suggest you to continue our selection of graphics resources in order to help you to make nice creations where typography plays a large part : avatars, signatures, wallpapers, design of your web site or blog, posters, logos...
Here is a non exhaustive list of web sites that offer many fonts with different styles to help you to realize your projects.
- Font Squirrel
, Eternal fonts
, Font Reactor
, Beautiful fonts
, 2200 freefonts
, Show font
You can also to try to manage and create you own font with:
(more information here
, a free online tool suggests you to create a font from your own handwriting (for more follow this way
- My font
, an application that allows you to view, organize your font collection.
You love a typography but you don't know what font is it ? Or you are looking for a font ? Some web sites can guide you:
an online tool that allows you to find a font from a picture
to identify a font by answering a series of simple questions about its appearance
, a web site where experts can answer your questions about fonts...
, a search engine for typefaces, designers, foundries, and more (a typographic Wiki)
- Font Picker
, a tool to show you all the fonts installed on your computer and to help you to choose which one is most suitable for a particular project.
You can try to make typographic wallpapers and suggest them in lthe gallery of CrystalXP
- Seed by funlife78
- Typographied Letter by ady20079
- Or the one from Ostersing
There are also some tutorials:
- How to Create a Richly Ornate Typographic Illustration by Alex Beltechi
- Creating a Typographic Wallpaper by Tyler Bramer
And we finish with some examples of typographic creations:
- A selection from Touchey
- The one from Hongkiat
And for those who don't want to make a typographic work, you can use Wordle
, a generator of word clouds.
You know links, cleverness, tutorials, applications... about typography and fonts ?
Don't hesitate to share them in this topic