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erik winkler
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Making a font

Post by erik winkler » Sun May 19, 2013 4:34 pm

I am searching for some information and was hoping to hear your opinion.
What fontsite is the best place to sell a handmade font?
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Still in the learning phase ;-)
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Robare M. Novou
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Re: Making a font

Post by Robare M. Novou » Mon May 20, 2013 12:08 am

According to Larry White it's Letterheadfonts.com
What's On Your Book Shelf ?

http://www.milwaukeesignworks.com

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Re: Making a font

Post by erik winkler » Mon May 20, 2013 1:49 pm

Chuck or his personal at Letterhead fonts never reply mails.
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Re: Making a font

Post by Robare M. Novou » Mon May 20, 2013 1:55 pm

John Downer likes this Font Selling Company.

http://www.emigre.com/
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Larry White
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Re: Making a font

Post by Larry White » Mon May 20, 2013 3:59 pm

Robare...you know about Cole Wilson?
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Re: Making a font

Post by Robare M. Novou » Mon May 20, 2013 4:33 pm

Not a Clue....do tell.
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Re: Making a font

Post by Robare M. Novou » Tue May 21, 2013 1:04 am

Ya know Erik, I don't think Cole Wilson is fond of the Netherlands. Am I right Mr. White.?
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Re: Making a font

Post by erik winkler » Sat May 25, 2013 12:16 am

What Larry?
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Re: Making a font

Post by Larry White » Tue May 28, 2013 10:12 am

You could try this font site,

Fat Daddy Fonts

at least they'll answer your email.

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Re: Making a font

Post by erik winkler » Tue May 28, 2013 10:57 am

Thank you Larry
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Re: Making a font

Post by Larry White » Tue May 28, 2013 1:42 pm

Or this....

Artist Fonts

...but I don't know....
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Re: Making a font

Post by Andy Martin » Sun Sep 29, 2013 7:48 pm

http://myfonts.com

That's a good start.

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Re: Making a font

Post by pat mackle » Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:23 am

I happened to find this font source. It's got some old and rustic looking old west and civil war fonts.
http://www.waldenfont.com

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Re: Making a font

Post by Tony Segale » Mon Oct 28, 2013 8:54 pm

Fonts? We don't need no stinkin fonts!

This is where you ask where to find good hand lettering brushes.

I bow out.
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Re: Making a font

Post by Olivier Gaudry » Tue Nov 19, 2013 2:50 am

Erik, you could try

http://www.youworkforthem.com

(i know they sell types made by "private person")
otherwise you could also try at

http://www.t26.com or http://www.fontshop.com/

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