Font History

Madison Donnenwirth

Angelina, Regular


· Font Family: Angelina

· Characteristics of Font: Script

· Original Use of Font: Designed by Angie Durbin, to be used for lettering for greeting card companies such as Hallmark, Papyrus, and American Greetings.

· Current Use of Font: The designer has a copyright over the font and sells license of it so that others can use it, too.

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Cambria, Regular

· Font Family: Cambria

· Characteristics of Font: Serif

· Original Use of Font: Designed by Jelle Bosma for Microsoft, to be a suitable body text with proportional spacing.

· Current Use of Font: Still used in Microsoft

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Verdana

· Font Family: Verdana

· Characteristics of Font: Sans-Serif

· Original Use of Font: Designed by Matthew Carter for Microsoft, to be readable at small sizes with proportional spacing.

· Current Use of Font: Still used in Microsoft.

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