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Skate And Destruct

 
 
Skate And Destruct
  • Currently 8.54648
8.5Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E8.5%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E9.0%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 10 votes
Last edit: 12.03.2010
Category: -
19 downloads19%20downloads199 comments9%20comments930 glyphs30%20glyphs30A favorite of 8 usersA%20favorite%20of%208%20users8Is Skateboarding a sport?
Some might consider it one, but certainly not the Olimpic Comitee.
To me it's a state of mind.%3Cb%3EIs%20Skateboarding%20a%20sport%3F%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0ASome%20might%20consider%20it%20one%2C%20but%20certainly%20not%20the%20Olimpic%20Comitee.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0ATo%20me%20it%27s%20a%20state%20of%20mind.

Contrasta

 
 
Contrasta
  • Currently 7.29189
7.3Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E7.3%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E7.4%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 5 votes
Last edit: 20.01.2010
Category: -
21 downloads21%20downloads2172 glyphs72%20glyphs72A favorite of 3 usersA%20favorite%20of%203%20users3A high contrast serif with fancy ball terminals and no diagonals (until now).
Dedicated to Mr. Frodo7, and his Cyrillic 02, because of the many unconscious similarities :)
Warning: Needs kerning!A%20high%20contrast%20serif%20with%20fancy%20ball%20terminals%20and%20no%20diagonals%20%28until%20now%29.%3C%2Fbr%3E%0D%0ADedicated%20to%20Mr.%20Frodo7%2C%20and%20his%20%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Ffontstruct.fontshop.com%2Ffontstructions%2Fshow%2F279750%22%3ECyrillic%2002%3C%2Fa%3E%2C%20because%20of%20the%20many%20unconscious%20similarities%20%3A%29%3C%2Fbr%3E%3C%2Fbr%3E%0D%0A%3Cb%3EWarning%3A%3C%2Fb%3E%20Needs%20kerning%21

CombiStruct

 
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CombiStruct
  • Currently 8.37625
8.4Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E8.4%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E8.5%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 35 votes
Last edit: 07.01.2010
Category: Script, Display
69 downloads69%20downloads6919 comments19%20comments19198 glyphs198%20glyphs198A favorite of 37 usersA%20favorite%20of%2037%20users37Combis (or Micros) are really small vans used as local Transport in Lima, my hometown.
They have a wide range of scripts that are manually painted to the sides to indicate the main streets or avenues the route includes.
Styles vary from combi to combi, even in the same company, as I believe they hire different letterers for the job.
I'm working on a little project to make some of them into a font set called Combi Stylus & I created a flickr set to show my inspiration sources.
This one is my FontStruct version for the set & it needs a lot of kerning, but well...
Enjoy!Combis%20%28or%20Micros%29%20are%20really%20small%20vans%20used%20as%20local%20%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FTransport_in_Lima%22%20title%3D%22Transport%20in%20Lima%22%3ETransport%20in%20Lima%3C%2Fa%3E%2C%20my%20hometown.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AThey%20have%20a%20wide%20range%20of%20scripts%20that%20are%20manually%20painted%20to%20the%20sides%20to%20indicate%20the%20main%20streets%20or%20avenues%20the%20route%20includes.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AStyles%20vary%20from%20combi%20to%20combi%2C%20even%20in%20the%20same%20company%2C%20as%20I%20believe%20they%20hire%20different%20letterers%20for%20the%20job.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AI%27m%20working%20on%20a%20little%20project%20to%20make%20some%20of%20them%20into%20a%20font%20set%20called%20%3Cb%3ECombi%20Stylus%3C%2Fb%3E%20%26%20I%20created%20a%20%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Fbit.ly%2F6ivY6f%22%20title%3D%22flickr%20set%22%3Eflickr%20set%3C%2Fa%3E%20to%20show%20my%20inspiration%20sources.%3Cbr%2F%3E%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AThis%20one%20is%20my%20FontStruct%20version%20for%20the%20set%20%26%20it%20needs%20a%20lot%20of%20kerning%2C%20but%20well...%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AEnjoy%21

NSS Unicase

 
 
NSS Unicase
  • Currently 8.6149
8.6Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E8.6%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E9.3%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 7 votes
Last edit: 08.12.2009
Category: -
11 downloads11%20downloads114 comments4%20comments4207 glyphs207%20glyphs207A favorite of 3 usersA%20favorite%20of%203%20users3Unicase Clone of NuevoSolStile.
I thought I might also need a unicase version, so I sacrified all ascending and descending glyphs to get this result.
I made up my unicase μ so it wouldn´t be just another M.
08.12.09 y redesigned (a more lc-ish concept)Unicase%20Clone%20of%20NuevoSolStile.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AI%20thought%20I%20might%20also%20need%20a%20unicase%20version%2C%20so%20I%20sacrified%20all%20ascending%20and%20descending%20glyphs%20to%20get%20this%20result.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AI%20made%20up%20my%20unicase%20%CE%BC%20so%20it%20wouldn%C2%B4t%20be%20just%20another%20M.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0A08.12.09%20y%20redesigned%20%28a%20more%20lc-ish%20concept%29

Scanografia

 
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Scanografia
  • Currently 8.58688
8.6Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E8.6%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E8.6%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 74 votes
Last edit: 11.11.2009
Category: Script, Pixel Optimized
226 downloads226%20downloads22638 comments38%20comments38165 glyphs165%20glyphs165A favorite of 167 usersA%20favorite%20of%20167%20users167This my recreation of my own handwriting fontstructed with a vertical line/stripe pattern (I know it's bad calligraphy, but don't tell Claude Dieterich I did it, please).
I used a fountain pen 1.1mm stroke to get my samples written down in order to have a basis.
My UC leans slightly to the left and my lc to the right; must be the graffiti influence from way back in the day.
No wonder I only type nowadays...

13.09.09 alternative s added.
located instead of the long s → Unicode:017f (Alt + 0383) 
14.09.09 More Latin Diacritics added. 
This%20my%20recreation%20of%20my%20own%20handwriting%20fontstructed%20with%20a%20vertical%20line%2Fstripe%20pattern%20%28I%20know%20it%27s%20bad%20calligraphy%2C%20but%20don%27t%20tell%20Claude%20Dieterich%20I%20did%20it%2C%20please%29.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AI%20used%20a%20fountain%20pen%201.1mm%20stroke%20to%20get%20my%20samples%20written%20down%20in%20order%20to%20have%20a%20basis.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AMy%20UC%20leans%20slightly%20to%20the%20left%20and%20my%20lc%20to%20the%20right%3B%20must%20be%20the%20graffiti%20influence%20from%20way%20back%20in%20the%20day.%0D%0ANo%20wonder%20I%20only%20type%20nowadays...%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0A%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0A13.09.09%20alternative%20s%20added.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0A%3Ci%3Elocated%20instead%20of%20the%20long%20s%20%E2%86%92%20Unicode%3A017f%20%28Alt%20%2B%200383%29%3C%2Fi%3E%3Cbr%2F%3E%3Cbr%2F%3E%20%0D%0A14.09.09%20More%20Latin%20Diacritics%20added.%3Cbr%2F%3E%20%0D%0A

SerifPix6

 
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SerifPix6
  • Currently 6.23393
6.2Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E6.2%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E5.9%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 10 votes
Last edit: 18.09.2009
Tags: Pixel, Serif
Category: Pixel Optimized
20 downloads20%20downloads202 comments2%20comments2206 glyphs206%20glyphs206A favorite of 1 userA%20favorite%20of%201%20user1A serified pixel font.
6px x-height.
24.08.09 g redesignedA%20serified%20pixel%20font.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0A6px%20x-height.%3Cbr%2F%3E%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0A24.08.09%20g%20redesigned

FS Mini

 
 
FS Mini
  • Currently 8.75836
8.8Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E8.8%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E9.8%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 5 votes
Last edit: 06.09.2009
Category: -
14 downloads14%20downloads143 comments3%20comments3135 glyphs135%20glyphs135A favorite of 5 usersA%20favorite%20of%205%20users5I though about this concept while designing the superscript numbers of FS Remix.  
It is basically the same grid filter with one brick narrower and one shorter.I%20though%20about%20this%20concept%20while%20designing%20the%20superscript%20numbers%20of%20%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Ffontstruct.fontshop.com%2Ffontstructions%2Fshow%2F218867%22%3EFS%20Remix%3C%2Fa%3E.%20%3Cbr%2F%3E%20%0D%0AIt%20is%20basically%20the%20same%20grid%20filter%20with%20one%20brick%20narrower%20and%20one%20shorter.

Stencikal

 
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Stencikal
  • Currently 8.5145
8.5Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E8.5%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E8.8%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 13 votes
Last edit: 06.09.2009
Category: Display, Sans Serif, Stencil
69 downloads69%20downloads6910 comments10%20comments10201 glyphs201%20glyphs201A favorite of 19 usersA%20favorite%20of%2019%20users19Clone of FS Mini which started as an alternative with UC & filter set at 2 to gain half brick positions. I changed the filter to 1.78 after not being satisfied with it & got amazed by the possibilities. Even when I came to some brick limitations I found myself redesigning some glyphs to abuse them of these new found possibilities & maintain a certain harmony within the whole set.Clone%20of%20FS%20Mini%20which%20started%20as%20an%20alternative%20with%20UC%20%26%20filter%20set%20at%202%20to%20gain%20half%20brick%20positions.%20I%20changed%20the%20filter%20to%201.78%20after%20not%20being%20satisfied%20with%20it%20%26%20got%20amazed%20by%20the%20possibilities.%20Even%20when%20I%20came%20to%20some%20brick%20limitations%20I%20found%20myself%20redesigning%20some%20glyphs%20to%20%3Ci%3Eabuse%3C%2Fi%3E%20%3Cdel%3Ethem%3C%2Fdel%3E%20of%20these%20new%20found%20possibilities%20%26%20maintain%20a%20certain%20harmony%20within%20the%20whole%20set.

Bloxed

 
 
Bloxed
  • Currently 8.09952
8.1Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E8.1%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E8.8%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 5 votes
Last edit: 31.08.2009
Category: -
11 downloads11%20downloads115 comments5%20comments5201 glyphs201%20glyphs201A favorite of 2 usersA%20favorite%20of%202%20users2Inspired by Afrojet's Gaga Regular & Saberrider's Pluto: 
Negative use of FS bricks for reverse glyph building.Inspired%20by%20%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Ffontstruct.fontshop.com%2Ffontstructions%2Fshow%2F196695%22%3EAfrojet%27s%20Gaga%20Regular%3C%2Fa%3E%20%26%3Cbr%2F%3E%20%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Ffontstruct.fontshop.com%2Ffontstructions%2Fshow%2F99750%22%3ESaberrider%27s%20Pluto%3C%2Fa%3E%3A%20%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0ANegative%20use%20of%20FS%20bricks%20for%20reverse%20glyph%20building.

FS Remix

 
 
FS Remix
  • Currently 7.89259
7.9Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E7.9%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E9.0%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 2 votes
Cloned from logoCloned from logo
Last edit: 30.08.2009
Category: -
20 downloads20%20downloads20204 glyphs204%20glyphs204A favorite of 3 usersA%20favorite%20of%203%20users3Clone of logo.
Jenjes232's fontstruct (logo) got me interested on all the variations of the FS logo fontstruction. 
After checking many of the available versions (specially Pauldhunt's Structurosa) I thought it would be fun to clone Meek's logo and update it with the bricks available now (logo is numbered 96 & this clone is 218867, Structurosa is 7294). 
I originally liked Meek's x but ended up just using it as the asterisk and the c and s got slimmed down to match the actual FS logo design.
g and y came from Structurosa, which also influenced the e, x and k.
And from Jenjes232's FSion I took the v.
The rest just popped out while figuring out the possibilities.
I liked the process so much that while making the superscript numbers I thought of making FS Mini, a smaller variation.Clone%20of%20logo.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0A%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Ffontstruct.fontshop.com%2Ffontstructions%2Fshow%2F214753%22%3EJenjes232%27s%20fontstruct%20%28logo%29%3C%2Fa%3E%20got%20me%20interested%20on%20all%20the%20variations%20of%20the%20FS%20logo%20fontstruction.%20%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AAfter%20checking%20many%20of%20the%20available%20versions%20%28specially%20%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Ffontstruct.fontshop.com%2Ffontstructions%2Fshow%2F7294%22%3EPauldhunt%27s%20Structurosa%3C%2Fa%3E%29%20I%20thought%20it%20would%20be%20fun%20to%20clone%20%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Ffontstruct.fontshop.com%2Ffontstructions%2Fshow%2F96%22%3EMeek%27s%20logo%3C%2Fa%3E%20and%20update%20it%20with%20the%20bricks%20available%20now%20%28logo%20is%20numbered%2096%20%26%20this%20clone%20is%20218867%2C%20Structurosa%20is%207294%29.%20%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AI%20originally%20liked%20Meek%27s%20x%20but%20ended%20up%20just%20using%20it%20as%20the%20asterisk%20and%20the%20c%20and%20s%20got%20slimmed%20down%20to%20match%20the%20actual%20FS%20logo%20design.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0Ag%20and%20y%20came%20from%20Structurosa%2C%20which%20also%20influenced%20the%20e%2C%20x%20and%20k.%0D%0AAnd%20from%20Jenjes232%27s%20FSion%20I%20took%20the%20v.%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AThe%20rest%20just%20popped%20out%20while%20figuring%20out%20the%20possibilities.%3Cbr%2F%3E%3Cbr%2F%3E%0D%0AI%20liked%20the%20process%20so%20much%20that%20while%20making%20the%20superscript%20numbers%20I%20thought%20of%20making%20%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Ffontstruct.fontshop.com%2Ffontstructions%2Fshow%2F219310%22%3EFS%20Mini%3C%2Fa%3E%2C%20a%20smaller%20variation.

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