Thirsty Script font family
Designed by Ryan Martinson in 2012
About Thirsty Script font family
The character of Thirsty Script is determined by the dynamic letters of this meticulously designed calligraphic font. The letters with their undemonstrative decorative finials are suggestive of old hand-painted signs and advertising texts of the 1950s and 1960s.
A very generous x-height and the linking of letters with each other provide text set in Thirsty Script with a compact appearance. Discretely bevelled line terminals and a contrast that grows with increasing stroke thickness give the font additional vibrancy.
The provision of alternative glyphs ensures that there is always sufficient versatility. There are minor differences to be found, for example, in the alternative versions of the 'n' and the 'm', both of which have a horizontal rather than diagonal terminal outstroke, while there are more marked disparities in the case of the 'o' and the 'v', which are connected to the following letter with an additional curlicue. Numerous ligatures, oldstyle and lining figures round off the range of characters.
For all six weights of Thirsty Script, there are variants with which the text can be duplicated in the form of a hard shadow line. This shadow line can be coloured to taste in this second text layer and its alignment can be readily adjusted, so that it is possible to create not just a standard hard shadow line, but also one that is slightly offset to the actual letters - an effect that again emphasizes the retro nature of Thirsty Script.
Martinson's Thirsty Script Rough is a modified version of his Thirsty Script. Its letters simulate the effect of irregular printing, so that they are not overly dominated by opaque colouring and look as if they have been stamped. Thirsty Script Rough is available in four weights, each with three variants of colour texture. And Martinson has, of course, remembered to add a corresponding shadowed version of each weight.
But that's not all. Also supplied free of charge is a version with various textures and patches; Thirsty Script Rough Textures. This enhances the design potential of the font, while it is also possible to embellish a text using the numerous symbols provided.
The extensive and highly versatile fonts Thirsty Script and Thirsty Script Rough are at home in many different contexts, such as headlines, logos and even short text passages. Thanks to the attractive blend of different styles, the retro feel of the fonts has been enhanced by means of a very modern touch and they have a certain something that gives them considerable individuality and a high recognisability factor. The alternative characters and the very adaptable text shadow concept will make any project for which Thirsty Script is used into an eye-catching experience.
More related documents:
be installed on a computer for
use with applications.
Licensed per computer.
@font-face rule. They are licensed
for a set number of page views with
no time limitation.
in your mobile application. Each app
and platform requires a separate license.
embedded in an eBook, eMagazine or
eNewspaper. Fonts are licensed per title.
a server and e.g. used by automated
processes to create items.
A license is per server core CPU per year.
on which the font will be installed.
that you can use over time. We’ll let
you know when you’re running low.
Platforms you intend to embed the
font in. A license is valid for the life
of the version of the app.
you intend to embed the font in. Each license
is valid for one title for the life of that title.
CPUs of the servers on which
the font will be installed.
A license has a term of 1 year.
the font: OT (OpenType) with
Postscript outlines (OT CFF) or
TrueType outlines (OT TTF).
the font: W1G (98 languages),
COM (56 languages),
PRO (33 languages) or
STD (21 languages).
available in. These differ in contained
characters and file size. You get all
available versions with your license.
Typecast is a web-based tool to create visual
and semantic designs. Check for readability,
rendering and beauty then share a working
prototype of your design.
Tip: Add fonts to your Favorites, then test your custom selection in Typecast!
Std / OT CFF
supports at least
Step 1: sign in to Linotype.com.
Step 1: create Linotype.com account.
Step 2: download & install the software.
Step 3: choose any font to activate your trial.
Your 5 minute trial is ready to use!
There was some errors while creating the account. Please try again. Some fields are empty. Check entered fields.
Reminder e-mail was sent to your address.
User you have requested was not found. Some fields are empty. Check entered fields.
You have to accept the license agreement. User already exist. If you are the owner of the user, please login. There was some errors while creating the account. Please try again. Some fields are empty. Check entered fields.
Accept Trial Font Software License
Monotype Imaging FONT SOFTWARE END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT We recommend that you print this Font Software End User License Agreement for further reference. This Font Software End User License Agreement (the “Agreement”) becomes a binding contract between you and Monotype Imaging (a) when you click on the area marked “ACCEPT LICENSE AGREEMENT,” or similar language or when you accept the Agreement by other means (for instance referring to the Agreement in a purchase order, a confirmation email etc.) or, (b) if you are acquiring Font Software on a CD-ROM, DVD or other storage media, when you open the package in which the Font Software is contained. If you do not wish to be bound by the Agreement, you cannot access, Use or download the Font Software. Please read this entire Agreement before agreeing to be bound. The Agreement contains capitalized terms that are defined in Section 13 of the Agreement. You hereby agree to the following: 1. Binding Agreement. You are bound by the Agreement and you acknowledge that all Use of the Font Software supplied to you by Monotype Imaging is governed by the Agreement.
This font is not available.
This font is not available in SkyFonts.
This font is currently not available.
You may have exceeded your daily allowance of trials or trialed this font within the last 24 hours. Learn more.