Extraordinary impact and visual conspicuousness.
Dr Slab is a super 3D serif family for posters, logos and all display.
The basic idea is not a brand new. Stacking type system have been used since before wood type age.
As you imagined, colored wood type(woodcut), many other engravings and contemporary printer machine print many colors separately with different printing plates for each colors.
Dr Slab uses the same system for 3d effect.
Please use Photoshop or Illustrator, or your favorite graphic design apps that can handle layers.
Layers are the printing plates of wood type. You should be able to change text color for each layers.
Dr Slab “Base” style is the core of this font family.
You can add effects by using the other styles(Rim, Shadow, Ext).
- Type your text as you like.
Set font-name “Dr Slab” and font-style “Base”
Set color for “Base”.
Duplicate the layer which includes “Base” text.
Set font-style and color for new layers.
Stacked layers in different font-style and color make the text in 3D.
For further detail, https://www.dropbox.com/s/9p9083zv2855bcq/DrSlab.pdf
Dr Slab “Base” style can be used solely.
Rounded slabs add soft, cute and casual impressions to your design.
OpenType Format (.otf) with over 500 glyphs!
Basic Latin ✓
Western Europe ✓
Central Europe ✓
South Eastern Europe ✓
Mac Roman ✓
Windows 1252 ✓
Adobe Latin 1 ✓
Adobe Latin 2 ✓
Adobe Latin 3 ✓
Almost all Latins are covered.
Dr Slab Base
Dr Slab Base Ext
Dr Slab Base Ext Dark
Dr Slab Base Ext Light
Dr Slab Base Ext Shadow
Dr Slab Base Rim Shadow
Dr Slab In
Dr Slab Out
Dr Slab Out Ext
Dr Slab Out Ext Dark
Dr Slab Out Ext Light
Dr Slab Out Ext Shadow
Dr Slab Out Rim Shadow