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Tilda. A script typeface by Jessica Hische

Tilda, a script typeface with size-specific styles and extensive OpenType layout features. Tilda Petite is optimized for smaller settings, while the details and proportions of Tilda Grande shine at large sizes.

Lettering is not type

Stephen Coles gives some clear definitions for commonly abused terms: the differences between type and lettering, a typographer and a type designer, a typeface and font.

Two New Sites:

Celebrating the work of David Berlow and showcasing the typefaces of Tobias Frere-Jones

Apres

A clear and comfortable typeface from David Berlow, with a humanist geometric design

One More Day for Text Display

The Font Bureau Showing at Lesley University ends April 19, 2014, at 5pm.

Custer RE

The tenth family in the Reading Edge series, by David Berlow: broad, approachable, exceptionally clear.

Mike Parker tribute

A tribute to Mike Parker, whom Matthew Carter calls “a most unforgettable person.” ➝ Fontbureau.com/MikeParker

DISPLAY:TEXT Exhibition

Our exhibit of optimized type, DISPLAY:TEXT, at Lesley University with a public talk from Cyrus Highsmith.

Mike Parker stories

Thank you. Everybody has a story about Mike Parker. And he told the best ones himself.

Morisawa Competition 2014

The Morisawa Type Design Competition marks its 30th anniversary, with Font Bureau as a partner.

Sign Painters review

Dyana Weissman reviews the movie Sign Painters, with its mix of history, personalities, and remarkable lettering.

Benton Sans Wide

Benton Sans, Font Bureau’s largest type family, goes wide, to give full coverage in eight wide-ranging weights.