Copperplate is to be respected

Typedog's picture

Greeting Comrades!
I often see blogs about a font face
people dislike with a zeal.
However, I never hear anything about
Copperplate and it's everywhere.
I once was told by a former Professor
that it's a respected font even though it's
overused. Don't get me wrong I like


PublishingMojo's picture

The lack of a true lowercase limits the usefulness of Copperplate, but for certain applications it has exactly the right balance of strength and grace. Also, it seems to work better than most fonts when set on a curved baseline, as on the perimeter of a circle (think Presidential seal).

phrostbyte64's picture

I also like Copperplate ....


...from the Fontry

Typedog's picture


It's a respected font no matter how many times it is used.

No man is an island unto himself_John Donne

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