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WordSalad: Manuscriptorium

notes (usually not typed)

The Impossible Art of Deciphering Manuscripts


Handwriting Font

lo-tech and hi-tech, conjoined weirdly


“I spent about 24 hours making a TrueType font from a handwriting sample from a previous night” - how to make a font of your handwriting (using open-source tools, no less)



Whenever I’ve wanted hand-written text in Illustrator, f’r instance, I usually just scan-and-Streamline something I’ve written. But I usually like the non-repeatable mess that comes from bad handwriting, oxymoronically combined with the prevision-reproduction of Bezier curves....



See Also

Electro Text
Xrays Mona Lisa.Illuminated Manuscript



manuscripts handwriting

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