LucasFonts is the company of Dutch type designer
Luc(as) de Groot. Besides the standard retail fonts available via our web shop, LucasFonts offers every possible kind of service in adapting fonts to your needs and designing customized glyphs or complete typefaces. Contact
Learn more about our best seller TheSans
TheSans Arabic and TheMix Arabic are now available as complete families. Each one including 8 weights, a Unicode 5.1-based extended Arabic and Latin glyph set, contextual alternates, advanced OpenType diacritic positioning and stylistic alternates as well as stylistic ligatures. Both have a contemporary, high impact, yet humanistic look and feel. The clarity of their design makes them great display fonts, while making sure they perform well in small sizes.
TheAntiquaB has now been extended to support Greek, Cyrillic, Vietnamese and the phonetic alphabet. It is now available in several packages which take full advantage of OpenType technology. Small caps, ligatures, different sets of numerals and monetary symbols, stylistic alternates etc. can be easily accessed in OpenType-savy layout software. Additionally LucasFonts offers two small caps packages for applications with limited OpenType support like Microsoft Word or FreeHand.
Der Freitag, a Germany based weekly periodical has received the award Worlds Best Designed Newspaper by the Society for News Design. Der Freitag is completely set in a customized version of TheAntiqua, including an elegant hairline cut for large headlines. www.snd.org
Check out this extensive feature about Luc(as) in the latest issue of Sabine. Sabine is the quarterly, German language magazine published by the design department of the University of Applied Sciences in Potsdam. Read more