Font History

Jerome Cherry


Lucida is an extended family of related typefaces designed by Charles Bigelow and Kris Holmes in 1985. The Lucida font family includes such an extensive range of styles that it is very versatile. Its best usage cannot be pinned down to a specific type of application. Here is an image of Lucida Handwriting: Lucida Handwriting


Arial, sometimes marketed or displayed in software as Arial MT, is a sans-serif typeface and set of computer fonts. The font family of Arial is very huge. Arial is also a very common font around the world. Its mainly used for billboards and small posters.


Adobe is an innovator in font technology and design, Adobe was a forerunner in the development of PostScript Type 1 and Type 3 font formats and OpenType technology. The Adobe font is used for things like Creative Suite Icons and Signs.