Our December issue of Fontface features Zeit from Fenotype, Archeron from Mostardesign, Modica from Paulo Goode, and Hagrid from Zetafonts. We also feature links to Sidebearings.com, a blog post by Jonathan Hoefler about his episode of Netflix's "Abstract: The Art of Design", and 2 new Type Tasting books by Sarah Hyndman.

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Fontspring: Fontface Newsletter | December 2019
Zeit Poster
Zeit Poster1 Zeit Poster2
Zeit Sample Text

Fenotype’s elegant serif family is fashionable yet familiar, trendy yet trustworthy, and built to withstand the test of time. Add some extra pizazz with swash alternates, or keep things classic. Either way, Zeit gets it right.

Zeit
Fenotype

$33.83 $199.00

Introductory Offer - 83% off until January 23rd

 
Archeron Pro Poster
Archeron Pro Poster1 Archeron Pro Poster2
Archeron Pro Sample Text

Archeron Pro’s sharp serifs make it ideal for display use, while also adding a delightful rhythm that keeps it legible in longer paragraphs. Archeron Pro Stencil is a handsome and welcome addition to this modern 18-font family.

Archeron Pro
Mostardesign

$29.85 $199.00

Introductory Offer - 85% off until December 31st

 
Modica Poster
Modica Poster1 Modica Poster2
Modica Sample Text

Keep it simple with Modica, a strong geometric sans. Paulo Goode’s Meccanica and Technica have been distilled, cleaned up, and perfected in this modest, no-nonsense family of 18 friendly fonts.

Modica
Paulo Goode

$40.00 $160.00

Introductory Offer - 75% off until December 31st

 
Hagrid Poster
Hagrid Poster1 Hagrid Poster2
Hagrid Sample Text

The aptly named Hagrid is a whimsical half-breed sans with grotesque roots and a larger-than-life personality. Its extreme contrast and quirky curves are sure to enchant muggles everywhere.

Hagrid
Zetafonts

$25.00 $125.00

Introductory Offer - 80% off until December 31st

 
the top deals

Conto

Reg $699.00   Now $48.93 until December 31st

Conto Poster Conto Poster 2
 

Biennale

Reg $199.00   Now $39.80 until January 2nd

Biennale Poster Biennale Poster 2
 

Promo

Reg $99.00   Now $30.69 until January 15th

Promo Poster Promo Poster 2
 

Lapopie

Reg $19.00   Now $15.20 until December 31st

Lapopie Poster Lapopie Poster 2
 
the notable links
Sidebearings.com
 

Sidebearings.com

Sidebearings is a carefully curated repository of typography resources that will appeal to both the novice and the type enthusiast. This is one we’ll be adding to our bookmarks.

Hoefler’s <i>Abstract</i> episode
 

Hoefler’s Abstract episode

If you’re not already watching Abstract: The Art of Design on Netflix, it belongs on your watchlist. Season 2 contains an episode where Jonathan Hoefler sheds light on typeface design. Read about the making of the episode on his blog.

Type Tasting books
 

Type Tasting books

Sarah Hyndman is fascinated by the psychological power of type. She has just released two new books: Typographic Taste Changing and A Taste of Type are now available through typetasting.com.

the fine print

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