Schar font by Jonathan Hill (The Northern Block Ltd type foundry) is a Sans Serif family designed following old style Humanist Serif morphology: high stroke contrast, calligraphic forms and strong presence on the page. Schar typeface features classic proportions and slightly slanted vertical axis creating elegant and perfectly balanced look ideal for large text blocks.
Schar font family consists of sixteen fonts in eight weights (Thin, Light, Regular, Medium, Bold, ExtraBold, Heavy and Black) and their true italics. Lable are over 1000 glyphs, stylistic alternates, multi-language support including Cyrillic, and OpenType features like oldstyle, lining, numerator, denominator, superscript, subscript, true small caps with acents, ligatures, manual kerning, etc.
Jonathan Hill is UK graphic and type designer with rich experience in packaging for the music industry. Establishing The Northern Block type foundry he aimed at designing pure, contemporary typefaces inspired by the modernistic typography tradition. See also their Aina font, Loew font, Tautz font, Bitner font, Rein Grotesk font, Acrom font, Uninsta font, Nauman font, Modum free font, Corbert free font.
Supported languages: Albanian, Basque, Belarusian, Bosnian, Breton, Catalan, Croatian, Cyrillic, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Esperanto, Estonian, Faroese, Finnish, French, Frisian, Galician, German, Hungarian, Icelandic, Italian, Lithuanian, Malagasy, Maltese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish, Vietnamese, Welsh
Designer: Jonathan Hill
Publisher: The Northern Block Ltd