Fontself for Education

Give a hands-on experience of type-making to all students, from day 1.

“Fontself is a promising approach to type design.”

Erik Spiekermann

“Fontself is a game changer: cross-platform, $25 for students, one-time fee.

Everything clear, easy, well explained, and powerful enough for spacing, kerning & OpenType features.”

Lucas De Groot

Students & Teachers
Enjoy easy font creation from the creative tools you already know

Up to 40% off for registered students & teachers

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Schools & Universities
Easily deploy a hassle-free font creation tool across any Mac or PC

Up to 75% off for registered institutions

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Our team at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco and the Academie Brassart Delcourt in Paris.
Fontself Maker is a great resource for typography courses and workshops.

Create professional fonts in minutes

Fontself Maker brings font creator superpowers to Illustrator & Photoshop.
Any student can now add this new skill to their creative portfolio!

convert any shape

Convert any shape
into a character

Just drag & Drop

Drag & drop create fonts in seconds 

Export OTF font files

Export actual OpenType fonts

Mac or PC

Run on both 
Mac & PC

OpenType-SVG color fonts

Color fonts

Create font with alternates


Make fonts with ligatures


Make fonts with kerning


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What’s in for your school?

Students will learn & enjoy making their own fonts in less than an hour
Get a friendly way to convert your students to the joy of typography (learning by doing).

Predictable pricing: one-time fee, free updates

Get a continuous set of improvements for free: we’re releasing new features & fixes on a regular basis.  

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the limitations of the educational license of Fontself Maker?
Students & teachers may use Fontself for both personal and commercial use.

Do you have a trial version?
Not yet, but you can watch this demo video of the Illustrator version and this one of the Photoshop add-on.

Does Fontself run on CS6 or older?
No, but it’s optimized for the latest CC versions (CC 2015.3 up to 2023).

Where can I learn more about using with Fontself?
Easy, just visit help center

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