What is the Skiltmaler font?
Skiltmaler is the typeface that refers to the style of decorative arts during the Victorian era 1837 to 1901, the Victorian era was the period in which fly poster typography emerged. The large amount of colour in combination with large font sizes were created from movable metal type. As well as being made from wood, this was used to create the two-coloured typefaces. You would imagine this would be specific to the ‘3D’ styled type seen on the poster to create the drop shadow.
Skiltmaler works well with normal size text, but it works even better for large displays, short words, or even just to incorporate a few or single characters in a design.
Skiltmaler Font families
The Skiltmaler includes the following font families:
- Skiltmaler Inline
- Skiltmaler Inset
- Skiltmaler Line
Here is a preview of how Skiltmaler will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.