Feline Font Friday

Pussyfoot font sample

It’s Friday! Have some kitties!

Here’s a fun collection of free cat-related fonts to download.

Fonts are in zip format. Right-click on the file, save to your computer. Unzip files by double-clicking them or right-clicking them, then install resulting “.ttf” file into your c:/windows/fonts directory (Windows) or double-clicking them via Font Book (Mac).


Pussyfoot by Web Dog. Commercial use allowed. Right-click to download.


Cats Alphabet by Manfred Klein. Personal use only, no commercial use.
Right-click to download.


CatCat by unknown author. Licence information unknown. Right-click to download.


Vamp Kitten by Ray Crysis. Personal use only, no commercial use. Right-click to download.


Boyton Alphabet by London’s Letters. Personal use only, no commercial use.
Right-click to download.


Catty by Anke-Art. Personal use only, no commercial use. Right-click to download.


Create-a-Font Friday

Glyphs software screenshot

From fontmeme.com, more cool stuff:

Below is a list of software that allows you to create and modify a font.

Fontlab Studio is a professional font editor for both Windows and Mac OS. It allows you to design typefaces and create or modify fonts and it supports all major outline font formats, including Type1, TrueType, Multiple Master and OpenType. [$649]

 

Font Creator is a shareware TrueType font editor for Windows. It has all the features for you to make new fonts, edit existing fonts and you can also use its advanced import features to make your handwriting font or add signatures, logos and symbols to existing fonts. [$79~299]

 

TypeTool is a basic font editor for both Windows and Mac OS. It mainly caters to students, hobby typographers and creative professionals who need to create or customize fonts occasionally. It supports a maximum of 55535 glyphs so you can create a font as large as you like. [$99]

 

Fontographer is a classic font editor for Windows and Mac OS.  With Fontographer, you can create new fonts, customizing existing fonts, fine-tune spacing and kerning, fix bad fonts and convert old fonts to new formats etc. [$399]

 

 

BitFonter is a professional bitmap font editor for both Windows and Mac OS. It allows you to create and modify bitmap fonts and convert between bitmap font formats as well as from and to outline font formats, apply special effects to your outline fonts. [$499]

 

Scannahand is an easy-to-use handwriting font maker for Windows. It allows you to make fonts simply with a printer, a scanner and a pen. Making handwriting fonts and signature fonts can’t be easier. [$59~99]

 

 

Glyphs is a  font editor for Mac OS. It uses smart and simple approach to help you draw new typefaces, modify existing fonts etc. some special features of Glyphs including the combined text and drawing views, the accent cloud view and the automatic creation of OpenType features. [$299]

 

FontStruct is an online font-building tool that lets you create fonts constructed out of geometrical shapes, which are arranged in a grid pattern. Once you’re done building, it will generate high-quality, ready-to-use TrueType fonts. [Free]

Fantastic Four Font Friday

Fantastic Four poster

From fontmeme.com:

From Fantastic Four font here refers to the font used in the poster title of Fantastic Four, which is an American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics of the same name. The film was directed by Tim Story and released in 2005.

The font used in the title for the theatrical release poster is very similar to Fantastic Four Movie designed by Alphabet & Type. The font is available in regular style and italic style, with capital letters only. You can download the font for free here.

Go here for a font generator—put your own text in the Fantastic Four font!