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seeking needs a font

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by seeking, Sep 15, 2001.

  1. seeking

    seeking Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: May 25, 2000 Messages: 32,277 Likes Received: 235
    so ive just spent the last hour looking for a font that just seems to alude me. probably because its not a 'cool' font i suppose. anyway, i need a big frilly classic style font. you know, some olden style thing with big loops and frills an shit that come off of it. if someone can hook me up id be forever indebted.... thanks...

    [email protected]
     
  2. Same problem here...I always search for a non fancy font that i like...I always end up using Arial or something like that.
    [link]www.freefonts.com[/link]has a lot to check but i doubt you'll find anything that counts there(mostly cheezy-video game style fonts there)If you can be a little more specific on the description,i'll hook you up with something if i can find it.
     
  3. seeking

    seeking Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: May 25, 2000 Messages: 32,277 Likes Received: 235
    yeah, ive been to a ton of sites and made mty hangover twice as bad by scrolling through countless pages of shit fonts.

    i'll even use a standard windows font, it just needs to be a classical style. i know windows often comes with something like that...
     
  4. You mean like "old newspaper logo" fonts?
    Give me an example, i might have something.
     
  5. seeking

    seeking Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: May 25, 2000 Messages: 32,277 Likes Received: 235
    like old 16th century writing... you know, big frilly extensions and shit like that. think of classical music...
     
  6. seeking

    seeking Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: May 25, 2000 Messages: 32,277 Likes Received: 235
    it doesnt matter that much anymore... i found another font i like better... if anyone cares, this is what it was for...

    [​IMG]
     
  7. dosoner

    dosoner Elite Member

    Joined: Jun 8, 2000 Messages: 3,735 Likes Received: 26
    if your still lookin for the font, i have something that may be what your looking for
     
  8. Damn seeking...Thats very nice.
    I was searching my fonts and was about to sent you a freehand font.The one you used is way better though,mine was kinda to computerish.
     
  9. seeking

    seeking Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: May 25, 2000 Messages: 32,277 Likes Received: 235
    that fonts called violation... i use it for a ton of stuff... it just fits so nicely. its a very distraut, sad, melancholy sort of font... reminds me of a 16 year old girl sitting in her bedroom on vicadin and vodka, smoking camel lights, listening to smashign pumpkins 'gish' sad cause her and her best friend/bisexual esperimentation friend are having problems and her parents are fighting in the next room over....

    its a happy sort of font ya know...
     
  10. dik.n.ur.ear

    dik.n.ur.ear Senior Member

    Joined: Jan 5, 2001 Messages: 1,556 Likes Received: 0
    hey that picture is really cool. reminds me of a cologne ad...
     
  11. seeking

    seeking Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: May 25, 2000 Messages: 32,277 Likes Received: 235
    thats quite a slap in the face... i dont make cologne ads. i make ads for teen suicide and pretensious emo rockers worldwide.
     
  12. Honestly, I think that handwritten style fits the image a lot better than a olden/scripture frilly font would've. But it also annoys me terribly when you can tell it's a computer font, since you can see both a's in "apathy" are identical... write it with a stylus yourself if possible. Nice image(s). Beer,

    El Mamerro
     
  13. seeking

    seeking Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: May 25, 2000 Messages: 32,277 Likes Received: 235
    bastard... you werent supposed to notice that! normaly i'll go back and edit each individual letter so they all look different. but since this is just for a splash page that'll get looked at for about 4 second total, i didnt feel like taking the time... but yes, i agree. i need to make my own fonts... or just start hand writing everything...
     
  14. fr8lover

    fr8lover Guest

    http://www.1001fonts.com

    they have tons of cool ass free fonts, and you can even type in what you want them to say on the website to see what itll look like. best font site out there.
     
  15. Zack Morris

    Zack Morris Veteran Member

    Joined: Jun 23, 2001 Messages: 9,728 Likes Received: 4
    hey seeking I would be greatly obliged if yuo could send that fon my way. [email protected]

    thank you if you can hook it up. I have been searching for a font like that.

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    til I change my mind..STRAIGHT EDGE!!!!!
     
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