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TypeNotes issue no. three

TypeNotes issue no. three

May 22, 2020

TypeNotes is a love letter to letterforms, a journal dedicated to typography and graphic design.


The magazine was launched to celebrate a love of type and the craft behind making it, and explores all things type-based from a passionate and knowledgeable standpoint, drawing on the expertise of type designers as well as voices from across the creative industries worldwide.

30 Year Anniversary Sale

September 19, 2019 by
FontShop Team
FontShop Team

We hope you took advantage of the 30 year anniversary celebration sale. Browse through the collection of fonts that were on sale in September, 2019.

30 years of FontShop

September 19, 2019 by
Jürgen Siebert
Jürgen Siebert

This is the story of FontShop, founded 30 years ago by Joan and Erik Spiekermann in Berlin. FontShop was the first manufacturer-independent font supplier, and since its inception in 1989, FontShop’s talented team of type enthusiasts have pioneered a string of highly influential projects, including the experimental font box FUSE, the FontBook catalogue, and the esteemed FontFont font library. As FontShop celebrates its 30th anniversary, let’s take a look back at its early days and see how this group of designers reinvented the curating and distribution of digital typefaces.

Tuna

June 19, 2018 by
FontShop Team
FontShop Team

A typeface for print and screen. Bubbling, strong, but very accurate. Created with much fine tuning and precision. It has origin broad nib taste and is smooth like butter while reading.

Madera & Unitext

March 15, 2018 by
FontShop Team
FontShop Team

This week, we are delighted to announce the new addition of two typefaces from the Monotype Studio. With solid typographic roots, both the Madera and Unitext faces were designed with usefulness at the forefront.