Type Network + Font Bureau

Font Bureau is a founding member of Type Network, a new model for type design, development, licensing, and use. Owned and operated by type designers, Type Network features a common catalog and shopping cart offering fonts from Font Bureau and other member foundries.

Font Bureau’s current licenses, with no changes to existing terms, are now served through Type Network.


1 Style

Ecru is based on four unique capitals designed by Los Angeles graphic artist Margo Chase for a single use. Richard Lipton examined these four letters: E, C, R, and U. To his designer’s eye they implied a complete typeface, so he expanded them to a full working set of capitals, then designed and added a new lowercase, figures, and punctuation, bringing into being an ornate and lively addition to any display repertory; FB 1993


Related People
· Richard Lipton