Calligraphr Alternatives

    Calligraphr is described as 'Transform your handwriting or calligraphy into a font. With support for randomized letters, editing after scanning and many more features you want find in other tools'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Calligraphr, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is FontForge, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to Calligraphr are FontCreator (Paid), FontStruct (Free), FontLab (Paid) and Fontself Maker for Illustrator & Photoshop (Paid).

    This page was last updated Apr 7, 2020

    1. Typeface (font) editor program developed by George Williams. Fontforge is free software and is distributed under the BSD license. FontForge is available for several operating systems and is localized in several languages.
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    2. This professional font editor allows you to create and edit TrueType and OpenType fonts. It has the powerful drawing tools that typographers and graphic designers require, and an intuitive interface that allows beginners to become productive immediately.

    3. FontStruct is a free font-building tool brought to you by the world’s leading retailer of digital type, FontShop. FontStruct lets you quickly and easily create fonts constructed out of geometrical shapes, which are arranged in a grid pattern, like tiles or bricks.
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    4. With FontLab VI, you can create, open, modify, draw, space, kern, hint and export desktop, web, color and variable fonts.
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    5. Meet the fastest & easiest tool to create OpenType fonts, right within Illustrator & Photoshop CC. Fontself is used by thousands of creatives, including at Nike, Adobe, Google, Disney, Ubisoft or Sony.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      Glyphr Studio is a free online font editor to make good looking professional typefaces. Many professional font editors are very complex and/or very expensive. This tool however is streamlined and made for font design hobbyists... and it's free!.
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    6. FontLab Studio 5 is next-generation professional font editor for Mac and Windows.


      The program can be still bought from the official website, but it will not receive other updates. Its successor is FontLab

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      CopyMonkey app uses machine learning to mimic your handwriting style like a monkey. Have fun generating handwriting in your own style! Use it free online or download the source and host it yourself.
    7. Need to generate your own font? Our font creators make your handwriting as your font. You can use our font generators and create your own font online.
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    8. YourFonts is an online font generator that turns your handwriting into a font that you can use in every program that you own. 250,000+ fonts already made! It allows you to create your own OpenType fonts within a couple of minutes.
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      Its Free and has more Quality
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