His typefaces include Swissra (2014, a Swiss sans-styled Arabic typeface), Swissra Condensed (2015), Molsaq Pro (2015: a rounded poster font family that features a modern Arabic Naskh with very short descenders and ascenders, and an all-caps Latin counterpart), Allabbad (2017, inspired by the fun hand lettering of Arab graphic design icon Mohieddine Allabbad), Afeesh (2017), Nogoom (2017: inspired by the titles of Egyptian Magazine Alostudio, which used to be published during the 50s-60s), Molsaq Arabic (2015), Molsaq Latin (2015), and Gerlaneu (2006, a 6-style octagonal and geometric family). Typefaces from 2010, mostly made with Font Struct: the pixel typeface Benci Malaysia, the hand-printed Nyonya Gendut, the squarish typeface Hutan and the irrgularly sized Madura Regular. [ Type foundry, aka Adlertype, from the middle part of the 20th century, located in Pavona, Italy.
He also made the texture / knitting typeface Batik, Fo Ole D b Y Ga YUs, Probolinggo (organic), Smasasinema (display face), the texture typeface Serangkaian Pattern, Indo-Malay Confrontation (pixelish), Koruptor and the Bitches (gothic), Qurban Feast, and the curly native pattern typeface Mlungker. Their 1978 catalog includes these typefaces: Forma (sans), Impressum, Times, Modulario, Sirio (sans), Esperia (sans), Victoria, Ionic, Excelso, Bodoni, Aulico, some dingbats, and Akkad (simplified Arabic).
Lebanon-based Arabic type designer who runs the Arab type news and blog site called Arabic Typography. An ex-student of the KABK in 2006, he currently is a part time instructor of design and typography at Notre Dame University, Louaize, Lebanon, as well as a part time instructor of typography at the American University of Beirut (AUB), both since 2007. Speaker at ATyp I 2010 in Dublin on the topic of political resistance and expression through graffiti in Lebanon and Palestine. He has embarked on a project with Martin Majoor to design some Arabic fonts that fit Majoor's designs.
However, after taking a closer look at Martins type FFSeria and analyzing its characteristics, I noticed that the treatment of the stroke and the structure of the letters shared similarities with Massira.
In 2011, he made Kabupaten (a sketch font), Social Monster, Buka Pusa Bersama, Ceria Lebaran, Pajarakan Studs, Batik Gangster, Maharani (hand-printed), Lovely Eunike Hans (hand-printed), the texture typeface Kawung Textile, Wildan Izzur Gunarta, Genius Jempolan Royal (scanbats), Pray For Japan, Quantum of Bali, X-Code from East (Javanese script), Hangeul (Korean simulation face), Halidians Blockserif, Moanday Earn Bored, the paper cut typeface Malingsia, Awesome Java, Mesin Hitung (an LCD face), Eenvoudige Batik (stitching face), Antique Paleoindonesia (patterned face), Kebencian (scratchy face), Kemasyuran Jawa (a display face with an Indonesian look), Probolinggo Sans, Londo Chino, Urban (paper cut face), Bikang Struck, Chana Remedy, Indonesian Woman (pixel dings), People Diverse (pixel dings), DBA Muslim (pixel dings), Turk and Nusa (ball terminal face), Jakarta Recycle (paper fold octagonal face), Halida Sans (a swirly version of Ubuntu), Buka Puasa Bersama (Arabic simulation face), Social Monster (grunge), Ceria Lebaran Normal (lava lamp typeface), Dukungan, Dukungan, Sanjaya Epoch, and Jakarta Sunken (angular face). [ The "ae" file [ae stands for Arabeyes] contains these free Arabic truetype fonts: ae_Al Arabiya, ae_Al Battar, ae_Al Hor, ae_Al Manzomah, ae_Al Mateen-Bold, ae_Al Mohanad, ae_Al Mothnna-Bold, ae_Al Yermook, ae_Arab, ae_Cortoba, ae_Dimnah, ae_Electron, ae_Furat, ae_Granada, ae_Graph, ae_Hani, ae_Haramain, ae_Hor, ae_Japan, ae_Jet, ae_Kayrawan, ae_Khalid, ae_Mashq, ae_Mashq-Bold, ae_Metal, ae_Nada, ae_Nagham, ae_Nice, ae_Ostorah, ae_Ouhod-Bold, ae_Petra, ae_Rasheeq-Bold, ae_Rehan, ae_Salem, ae_Shado, ae_Sharjah, ae_Sindibad, ae_Tarablus, ae_Tholoth.
In 2012, he created Halidians Blockserif, Penakut, Agoestoesan, Siti Maesaroh (Arabic simulation face), Turk and Nusa, Rest in Phuket (Thai simulation typeface), Chana Remedy, Bunaken Underwater, New Madura, Moro Seneng, Endutt Normal, Antibalon, Hayyu Kaget, Damai Kpk Polri, Damai Pelajar, Jangan Bersedih (hand-printed), Ikan Besar, Senyum (hand-printed), Catatan Perjalanan (fat finger face), Wizzta, and Quick Argani. Elsewhere, we can download these 37 Arabic fonts: Al Arabiya, Al Battar, Al Hor, Al Manzomah, Al Mateen-Bold, Al Mohanad, Al Mothnna-Bold, Al Yarmook, Arab, Cortoba, Dimnah, Electron, Furat, Granada, Graph, Hani, Haramain, Hor, Japan, Jet, Kayrawan, Khalid, Mashq-Bold, Mashq, Metal, Nada, Nagham, Nice, Ostorah, Ouhod-Bold, Petra, Rasheeq-Bold, Rehan, Salem, Shado, Sharjah, Sindbad, Tarablus, Tholoth.
Each of the 26 Latin letters has Caps, Initial, Medial and Final shape enabling the letters to connect as in the Arabic script.
The drawing of the letters was all done using the Arabic calligraphic bamboo stick and based on the Naskh Calligraphic Style. 29LT Azer, done with Ian Party and Wael Morcos: Azer in Arabic means friendly, ready to assist and lend a hand.