Arkitype was founded in 2016 by Andrew Footit. Arkitype is a boutique design studio and type foundry dedicated to providing professional grade type design, illustrative typography and branding.
As a traditional graphic designer largely focused in typography, I have gained a lot of insight into what designers are looking for in a high quality font. Keeping the designer in mind, I create quality fonts that are functional and attractive.
When working on a new typeface I like to focus on a particular direction or theme, this gives me a good idea on the look and feel that the typeface should have. As a designer I then ask myself what am I looking for in this typeface and how would I use it, the end result is a typeface that is functional and has solid design thinking behind it.
Custom Type Services
Whether it is a bespoke typographic project or a custom typeface, Arkitype is all about strong and unique work that full-fills all of our clients’ needs. We can also edit our existing typefaces to suit your needs. Contact us today if you're interested to learn more about creating a custom typeface. You can also check out our TypeID option for exclusive typeface development for your brand.
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Installing on a PC
After payment is complete, download the typeface files to your computer and locate the files. Files will most likely be in your "Downloads" folder. After the font has been downloaded to your computer, double-click on the font file. The file will open in a new window. Click “install” and the font will automatically install.
Installing on a Mac
After the typeface files have downloaded to your computer, open Font Book, select all the files and drag them from your finder window into Font Book. You can also add your typeface by clicking "File" in the menu bar while in Font Book and then "Add Fonts".
Get In Touch
If you have any questions or suggestions, if you're keen to talk about working on a project with us or if you would just like to say hey we'd love to hear from you.
We will try get back to you within 24 hours. Our office hours are 8.30am — 5pm CAT (UTC +2) Monday – Friday.