About this font family
Alf Becker graced the pages of “Signs of the Times” magazine month after month for decades, presenting attractive and unusual hand lettered alphabets as inspiration for other sign painters and show card writers.
From straightforward text faces to novelty ideas, Becker’s talent as a master sign crafter was constant in his work. More…
Show Card Casual JNL is one example of what is referred to as a “one stroke” alphabet (utilizing a single brush stroke in each direction to form the letter or number). Its casual look and playful charm allow for a message to be presented in an informal format that is pleasing to the eye.
The type design is available in both regular and oblique versions.
Special thanks to Tod Swormstedt of ST Publications for providing the reference material.