TYPOGRAPHY | Font — Hand Sketch Rough Poster
Concept | Characteristics
“Hand Sketch Rough Poster” is a handmade, rough and dirty sans-serif display font for decorative headline sizes. Hand drawn. A–Z (× 2), a–z (x 2) and 0–9 (x 4) are each many different forms. Contextual alternates. Is intended to show the hand-made character and the vibrancy of the display font. The different forms of roughness creates a liveliness in the typeface.
Standard ligatures like ae, oe, AE, OE, ff, fl, fi, fj, ffl, ffi, ffj and more decorative ligatures like CT, LC, LE, LH, LI, LO, LU, LY, TOO, TC, TE, TH, TU, TZ and ch, cl, ck, ct, sh, sk, st, sp, especially BPM, fff, ppp, sfz and many more … plus Versal Eszett (Capital Letter Double S) give the font more life and shows that despite their retro-looks works with modern OpenType technology (type the word note for the symbol ♫ and the word love for the dingbat ❤ … ). Symbols like play, stop, eject, forward, backward, skip, pause and so on. The topic for the discretionary ligatures and the symbols are music.
Have fun with this font – turn up the volume!
The ruff font would look good at headlines. Turn up the volume – set it big! Editorial Design (Magazine or Fanzine) or Webdesign (Headline Webfont for your website), party flyer, movie poster, music poster, music covers or webbanner …
■ Font Name Hand Sketch Rough Poster
■ Font Weights Regular
■ Font Category Display for Headline Size
■ Font Format OTF (OpenType Font for Mac + Win)
■ Glyph coverage 560
■ Language Support Basic Latin/English letters, West European Diacritics, Central Europe, Baltic, Turkish, Romanian
■ Specials alternative letters, 2 stylistic sets, contextual alternative via OpenType Contextual Feature, 146 kerning pairs, standard & discretionary ligatures, dingbats & symbols, accents & €
■ Design Date 2015
■ Type Designer Manuel Viergutz
■ License Desktop license, Web license, App license, eBook license, Server license