What is the Blue Island™ font?
British designer Jeremy Tankard began Blue Island in 1996 with the idea of creating a completely ligature-based roman typeface—an original but complex task that took until 1999 to realize.
Individually, Blue Island’s letters can appear a bit dismembered; but when set together, they are clearly transformed into words, words that fall in waves down the page. More…
Successfully balancing readability with intriguing decorative forms, Blue Island is especially effective for titling. As for its romantic name, Blue Island is the title of a poem, also by Tankard, which also evokes notions of freedom, escape, intrigue, and the undulating beauty of the sea.
U.S. Patent Design 419,590.
Blue Island™ Font families
The Blue Island™ includes the following font families:
- Blue Island
Blue Island™ Preview
Here is a preview of how Blue Island™ will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.