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Free: Chapman Handwritten Font

The font family is most suitable for headlines of all sizes. Olive font is applicable for any type of graphic design in print graphics and perfect for logos, badges, t-shirts and other items like posters. Also I recommend it for Wedding Invitations and other romantic events.
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John Daggett | Typography on the Web | CSS Day

The 1625 square foot calligraphy installation could be the biggest yet.

Pokras Lampas is one of the most innovative and inspiring typographers out there. Based in Moscow, he has created work for big name brands such as Nike as well as embarking on personal projects that push the norm of the discipline. Here, he created a monumental installation that has taken our breath away.
“ThisCalligraphy project breaks records on the complexity and scale in the world,” begins Lampas. “It was a real challenge for me and my team. We designed a brush with an ink surface of 1 meter using four big brooms specifically for this event. We could’ve failed many times due to the rain and problems with the delivery of hundreds of liters of paint from another city.

Adrian Frutiger, type designer and creator of London’s street-sign font, dies aged 87

Swiss typographer Adrian Frutiger, designer of typefaces including Univers, Avenir and the eponymous Frutiger, has died.

Graphic designers have paid tribute to his life and his legacy. Erik Spiekermann called him “the best type designer of the 20th century” while London-based studio Sawdust said that his “brilliance and influence knew no bounds”.