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Using Bodoni as an underlay, Mandrake is a hand drawn typeface that contrasts thick and heavy roots with thin and light plants. The x-height of t… Read More
Using Bodoni as an underlay, Mandrake is a hand drawn typeface that contrasts thick and heavy roots with thin and light plants. The x-height of the typeface is indicative of the ground, below are the roots and above are the plants. Classic botanical drawings were used as inspiration for Mandrake. Bodoni is a classic typeface with a combination of strokes that are bold and strokes that are thin. This contrast was perfect for the different forms found in nature to be represented within one typeface. Read Less
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Mandrake
Hand drawn typeface.
Using Bodoni as an underlay, Mandrake is a hand drawn typeface that contrasts thick and heavy roots with thin and light plants. The x-height of the typeface is indicative of the ground, below are the roots and above are the plants. Classic botanical drawings were used as inspiration for Mandrake.
Bodoni is a classic typeface with a combination of strokes that are bold and strokes that are thin. This contrast was perfect for the different forms found in nature to be represented within one typefce.