Alex John Lucas a Typeface Designer
BlogBannerArtboard 1.jpg

Type Blog

Type Blog is a blog dedicated to Typography. It addresses topics regarding the typeface design process, font design, and typography. Type Blog is a work of the typeface designer Alex John Lucas.

Posts tagged Digitizing Type
Spacing an Italic Typeface

Spacing a font can be difficult and frustrating. Learn a trick that makes spacing an italic typeface 100 times easier.

Read More
How to Space a Typeface

The spacing of your font is more important than the design of your letters. This post dives into the basics of spacing a typeface including tips and tricks to make sure your typeface is perfectly spaced.

Read More
Digitizing a Typeface: Part 1

Wanting to design a typeface? This series of articles provides insight into all of the tips and trick you need to begin digitizing a typeface. It is a step by step instruction, with some inside tips, on how to take your drawings and turn them into digital drawings for your typeface.

Read More