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by 1940LaSalle
Wed Feb 08, 2017 1:37 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Two to try
Replies: 4
Views: 703

Re: Two to try

The latter looks like a live one since I'm not exactly an artist. Thanks.
by 1940LaSalle
Sat Feb 04, 2017 11:59 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Two to try
Replies: 4
Views: 703

Re: Two to try

Once edited (bearing the above in mind), any suggestions where (what I think is) the finished product ought to be posted?
by 1940LaSalle
Wed Dec 21, 2016 2:15 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Two to try
Replies: 4
Views: 703

Two to try

OK, I'm new at the font creation business, so bear that in mind--but offer whatever feedback you will. One of these I call "Engraved Nameplate" since it reminds me of white-on-black nameplates one found on machines, machine tools, control panels, etc. fifty or more years ago. The other is called "Qu...
by 1940LaSalle
Thu Dec 08, 2016 1:54 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How do I make a glyph usable?
Replies: 4
Views: 523

Re: How do I make a glyph usable?

Thanks all around.

Now, a follow-up question: suppose for some obscure reason I wanted to create (say) a vulgar fraction 3/17? I rather doubt that exists anywhere, so how would one go about mapping something brand-new?
by 1940LaSalle
Wed Dec 07, 2016 2:30 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How do I make a glyph usable?
Replies: 4
Views: 523

How do I make a glyph usable?

As noted I'm a beginner, interested in font design as a hobby. That said, here's what's probably an easy question. Suppose I want to add a new glyph (for grins, let's say I want to add the so-called vulgar fraction ⅛). The operation clearly starts with the "Insert Glyph" command, which allows me to ...