Dogtown

Dogtown letterpress textured font experiment

I’m starting to warm to illustrator. I found a way to add texture to a typeface I designed a while back. So I created three versions of the typeface using my very own rolled ink print textures. If you are interested, you can get the rolled ink textures on my …

gods own junkyard

Gods own junkyard font with free download

The inspiration came from Chris “The Neon Man” Bracey. Chris was a British designer and artist who owned one of the biggest collections of neon signs and sculpture outside the United States. Chris ran his own studio called Gods Own Junkyard in Walthamstow in north east London. He died on …

teardrop typeface

Teardrop typeface get your free font download

Like the text was dripping down the paper. I got to wondering if that was even possible? Would it look like a piece of shite, or a creative masterpiece? Well, read the rest of the story and see how I got on with my latest bat shit crazy font—teardrop. Let’s …

western grit

Western Grit a new typeface with free download

Eroded and distressed fonts seem to be very popular at the moment—I don’t know about you but my Pinterest account is full of them. I love them, and that’s why I created Western Grit—if you want to know more read on, pilgrim. How Western Grit came about, partner The inspiration …

in the wood

In the wood a new typeface free to download

Although not intentional, this new font has a old american vibe going on. In the wood came about from me just drawing on sheets of paper. I tend to do quite a lot. I was experimenting with letter shapes. Then I started to add tiny flourishes to the letters. I …

gallow tree free font

Gallow Tree a free lively brush typeface

Gallow Tree name Any time I want a darker name for a new typeface I turn to Nick Cave. The name is taken from the song Up Jumped The Devil Who’s that hanging from the gallow tree His eyes are hollow but he looks like me Who’s that swinging from …

make it pop

Make it pop free photoshop retro actions

The full Make it pop set   includes 13 vintage effects that you can run on your photos to give them that retro vintage feel. I was mainly trying to replicated lomo photos that I found on google.com, with light leaks, vignetting, film grain, saturation and what not. I believe …

Thirsty Dog

Thirsty Dog free hand drawn typeface

The design process It took me about a day to sketch, scan in, tidy up the scan and convert to a typeface with glyphs app. It took about 1 hr to sort the letter spacing out in Glyphs, nothing fancy. The typeface only includes uppercase letters, its only got 95 …

dear prudence

Dear Prudence a fun handwriting script font

Designed with a graphic tablet and pen Dear prudence is the first font that I’ve done using my graphic tablet and adobe illustrator brushes. I’m not really a fan of illustrator brushes, but now that I have tried them, well, I am still not a fan, ha ha. Everything was …