Calling all typographers
toby at telegraphics.com.au
Thu Apr 28 12:55:48 CDT 2016
On 2016-04-28 1:43 PM, Rod Smallwood wrote:
> On 28/04/2016 17:18, Paul Koning wrote:
>>> On Apr 28, 2016, at 8:19 AM, Rod
>>> Smallwood<rodsmallwood52 at btinternet.com> wrote:
>>> I'd like to recover the DEC fonts and have looked at several font
>>> creator/editors. ...
> Oh I tried that one. Very powerful I'm sure but I could not get it to
> do anything.
> Got as far as loading an empty font and picked a letter o
> goes to some kind of blank edit screen,
> click along top menu nothing about lines or circles get to help and drop
> down menu.
> Click on help and it comes up with something about glyphs
> I don't want Egyptian writing so I give up
A glyph is just a drawing of a specific character - applies to members
of any font.
Font editors do tend to have a learning curve.
Here's another option found by googling: https://birdfont.org/
or https://glyphsapp.com/ which is commercial but has a 30 day trial...
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