Treacyfaces...It all starts with the Line.

Treacyfaces...It all starts with the Line.

By Treacyfaces
A brief introduction to Treacyfaces.com core fonts and Treacyfaces TFX custom font services.
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WEB FONTS by TREACYFACES
Treacyfaces Web Fonts look great in the browser, come in hundreds of convenient assortments, and contain all the necessary Web Fonts formats, plus .css blocks to make your coding exceptionally easy. And provide your web site pages with an exceptionally great look! Install the fonts right on your customer's server. Purchased for use by we site, there are no other restrictions like those hobbling limits that many Web Fonts makers try to stick you with. And of course, there are coordinating Print format fonts, so your communications will look more thoroughly professional than ever, and you can have a 1:1 appearance across all platforms. Discover Treacyfaces Web Fonts and all that they can bring to your web pages, today!
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June 15, 2020
TREACYFACES and its significance to the History of Desktop Publishing
I started Treacyfaces and began adapting my analog designs (pencil, pen & ink, Amberlith, Rubylith, etc.) to scalable digital outline vector fonts at the dawn of that technology becoming available. My TFForever® was one of the very first commercially viable and a highly successful digital type family ("fam"), then and now! Here's a look at a new book on the History of Desktop Publishing, discussing Treacyfaces' place in the continuum! Try TFForever is the Treacyfaces Typesampler at https://treacyfaces.com and see for yourself why it's been so unrelentingly popular and so widely used, even this many years later.
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June 15, 2020
TREACYFACES, THE BETA-TESTER
Since the mid-1980s, Treacyfaces has played a significant role in beta-testing new font-related products, helping their inventors' visions become reality.
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June 15, 2020
BE THE ENGINE OF CHANGE...Your engine of change!
With the Treacyfaces Typesampler, you can seize control of making all the right Treacyfaces font selections faster. And, having the confidence in the legendary forward-leaning design and great letterfit of Treacyfaces fonts, you'll find they practically set themselves as you type. No longer will type selection and then fixing bad letter spacing eat up your day. Get back your day and produce better design work than ever. With Treacyfaces fonts and the Treacyfaces Typesampler at https://treacyfaces.com.
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June 15, 2020
SAVING TIME with the Treacyfaces Typesampler
Find the right fonts for all your projects in record time, with the Treacyfaces Typesampler at treacyfaces.com. Reclaim your day!
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June 15, 2020
2D HOW TREACYFACES® STARTED Part 4
In Founder and Director of Typography Joe Treacy's own words: It's 1984 and Joe's original TFBrynMawr® debuts. Treacyfaces® is formed, and we keep developing releasing and selling amazing Treacyfaces fonts worldwide, like TFForever®, TFBrynMawr®, TFHabitat®, and TFCrossword®. In 1993, we started selling fonts on in the DTP Forum on compuServe. In mid-1996 we started Treacyfaces.com and we debuted with 10 Treacyfaces fonts the world had never before seen. And with an unrivaled quality that Joe called Treacyfaces True Graphic Arts Quality Fonts. We then debuted the groundbreaking Treacyfaces® Typesampler™.
04:12
May 25, 2020
2C HOW TREACYFACES® STARTED Part 3
Founder and Director of Typography reveals the story never before told on-air: Joe’s graphic design and advertising apprenticeship, early font hacking, Rubylith and Amberlith, and digitizing the 8 weights of Joe's original TFBrynMawr® font fam.
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May 25, 2020
2B HOW TREACYFACES® STARTED Part 2
How and why Joe Treacy started Treacyfaces®. Founder and Director of Typography Joe Treacy was always drawn to logotypes, apprenticing his way into design and advertising, and then into the very closed world of type design, to huge successes.
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May 25, 2020
2A HOW TREACYFACES® STARTED Part 1
How Treacyfaces® started, beginning with Founder and Director of Typography Joe Treacy’s grade school fascination with type, Pennsylvania train car logos amazement, and New Haven diesel locomotives. 
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May 25, 2020
Treacyfaces...It all starts with the Line
At Treacyfaces, typographic success starts with being more attentive to designing the type itself. And that starts with the qualities inherent in the line itself. Every line edge in every letter in every Treacyfaces font. This pod is narrated by Treacyfaces founder and Director of Typography, Joe Treacy.
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May 25, 2020