Font History

By Gabriel Pinney

Ornamental Font


Family: Chiller

Characteristics: Chaotic, Reckless, looks to be written in blood

Original Use: Flyers and Posters

Current Use: Flyers, Posters, and Movies


Times New Roman

Family: Times New Roman

Characteristics: Clean and precise font

Original Use: News Papers

Current Use: News Papers, Research papers, and other information articles

Sans Serif


Family: Verdana

Characteristics: A clean font that is easy to read

Original Use: Address the challenges of on screen display

Current Use: To display text on screen