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Font: VINEGAR - free by jelloween Font: VINEGAR - free by jelloween
Yay, I made a font again! I've learned so much about spacing, kerning, old style numerals, ligatures and Opentype feature programming from designing this. Took me about 4 weeks to finish it, but I am satisfied :)

A big thanks goes out to Gunnlaugur Briem for his awesomely helpful notes on type design and to Raph Levien for generously providing me with scans from his American Type Foundry 1923 Specimen Book.

Because I am in such a good mood, I decided to make this font free for personal use. Read the included README file to learn what you may and may not do with it.

Favourites & comments if you download or like it are VERY VERY VERY (did I say VERY?) much appreciated! And of course, give proper credit if you use it anywhere public...



Copyright (c) 2008 by Tjarda Koster / Jelloween Font Foundry. Some rights reserved. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 License.
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Font: VINEGAR - free by *jelloween is an awesome and very useful font everyone needs in their collection. Download it! :D ( Featured by bleedsopretty )
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mostroman Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2014
   soooooo perfect,...sooooo money $$$ making font
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nymphont Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Wow, I love this! I can't believe I never saw it before. Congrats on the DD btw :D I finally created my first "traditional" or "serious" serif typeface (Aver [link] ) so I was browsing around looking at some others out there. Nice work! I will have to download it. Awesome that you chose to do oldstyle numerals, I did too! I think they are just neat. :) Also, props on the OpenType features, I really want to learn about OpenType feature programming myself. Respect. :hug: :trophy:
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RoseAddict1 Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2012
Great font! Thank you very much!
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webbb82 Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
Your font was just featured on our site here is the link if you wish to check it out, Hope it brings you more traffic. [link]
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Gabism Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2011
snagging, thanks! :D
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Haj91 Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2009
You've created some brilliant fonts :)
May I ask why you give them for free considering how long you spent making them?
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jelloween Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2009  Hobbyist Interface Designer
I also sell fonts at [link] I give some fonts away for free because more people will be using them and other people using my fonts is the main reason I make fonts :)
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sindos Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
The font looks so unique and full of it's own personality on the big titles, yet so delicate and readable on the smaller ones, a great creation indeed! thank you for sharing :meow:
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kime-houdinnie Featured By Owner May 6, 2009  Student General Artist
It's a great font! Very useful, and easy to understand!
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jelloween Featured By Owner May 7, 2009  Hobbyist Interface Designer
thanks! :hug:
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