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The Didrik font

Ever wished you could write like me? Now you can.
I made this because we're doing a "word and image" unit right now on my BA Illustration course, so I figured it'd be cute to type all my notes and such in a font that's just my own handwriting.
It's not a very good font, mostly because the images I started with were too small so I had to blow them up which made things fairly blocky. I still thinks it looks kinda cool though.

Note to self: Making fonts is right up there with animations when it comes to "boring, tedious, horrible horrible."

Edit: Fixed a few minor issues. :)
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nice text my friend

Achimouness's avatar
Haha, I could just imagine:
Teacher: I told you to TYPE THESE UP.
Student: (teehee) I did...
Thats a really good idea, actually!!
Dajie's avatar
pretty awesome font ^^
Mabak's avatar
I used your font on this [link] deviation. Thank you for making the font.
3029byrne's avatar
you no the softwear you can get is it free to download?
fogdrop's avatar
Hey! Used this here: [link]
Hope you like it!
artistic-arthur's avatar
I like it! I'll use it in my design prep-studies.
ArcaneMemories's avatar
I like it.... I may just use this!
KiiBlade's avatar
wow this is great
toonscribe's avatar
DAMN DA NOT SERVING FONTS! ARG! do you have an alternate link by chance? I'd like to play with this. =D
ommony's avatar
If you give me your e-mail address I'll send the font to you when I get a chance. :)
toonscribe's avatar
awesome thanks! brentonAT slipabuck dotcom
sevgrlx's avatar
Very impressive, creating your own type and all. NICE!
ommony's avatar

A friend of mine, attending the same school, does work I believe you might like: ~michelleion Check her out :)

Also, you're cute as hell, post some more photos. ;)
sevgrlx's avatar
Thanks for the link!

pictures of me are completely fabricated I'm just a figment of your imagination..... :giggle:
ommony's avatar
Oh, I don't mind so much if they're fabricated, imaginary, illusionary, or anything else...I just want to see some more. :D
LuridDream's avatar
I've always wanted to do something like that with my handwriting so that while I'm chatting on line it has the effect as if I wrote it... which to me seems preatty awesome ^^ Neat that you did something like this... I really like it! ~Neko
michelleion's avatar
Cool... Don't suppose you want to make a font of my handwriting?? ;)
loish's avatar
whoa cool! how does one actually make fonts? o.0 can you make these fonts???

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loish's avatar
i posted the original comment 6 years ago...
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