Greasy Spoon is a simple condensed slab-serif font inspired by home cooked meals and little towns. We've given it an old ink bleed effect by slightly rounding the corners. This font is perfect for a everything from a family BBQ invitation to a small batch whiskey label. Enjoy!
Inspired by public fonts in New York in the 1970s. Authority pays tribute to the almost unnoticed but powerful effect type have on our lives.
From waiting on a cold morning to catch the 307 to Morton West High School, to the rain and snow worn stencil on a postal box. Public typography is a part of the little spaces in your lives where life actually happens.
Government designed fonts were chosen to communicate authority and help grease the gears of the day-to-day grind.
Authority beckons back to these days with it's mildly condensed feel, squared corners and strong feel.
We've also added another dimension to the typeface by creating a typeface for each time period in the fonts life including: Standard (freshly printed), Rounded (Slightly worn and used) and Aged (worn down by the day to day interactions with the world).
Use it for bold, striking headlines and subheads. Use it for the base of logos. Use it to bring Authority to your work.
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In 1919, Louis Marx and Company began manufacturing eye-catching tinplated toys. Within a few years the bedrooms of American boys were filled with racecars, trains, and sports figures.
Then towards the end of the 1950s these toys mysteriously vanished.
Whether you're trying to raise money for your daughter's Girl Scout troop or you're trying to raise awareness about cancer... Design has the power to inspire the best in people.
Komrade is a constructivist-inspired font that's perfect for starting your own little revolution.
What if I told you your entire life is shaped by symbols?
What if I told you that these symbols had the power to influence your emotions, energy level and how easily you can be persuaded?
It's 100% true.
For example, if I was to show you a picture of a dove holding an olive branch (and you live in the western world) it would likely evoke feelings of peace and rebirth.
Even if you don't know what the exact meaning behind a dove holding an olive branch it probably evokes these feelings in you.
In the exact same way fonts like Komrade have built of symbolism of revolution and new ideas. See where I'm going here? By using a font like Komrade you're leveraging the deeply ingrained symbolism within these types of fonts.
Sometimes these kinds of fonts seem a bit niche. How will you use it in your work? The opportunities are everywhere. Use it to create your own positive revolution in the world. Big or small.
For example, here's a tutorial about how we used the Komrade font to create an Alliance of Fist Bump Brothers. It's just a bit of fun but it gives you an idea of how you can use a fun font like this.