Designer Leon Hulst created the font in 1994. Linotype Read My Hand is part of the Take Type Library, selected from contestants in Linotype’s International Digital Type Design Contests of 1994 and 1997. It is the digitalized handwriting of Leon Hulst. As is common of handwriting fonts, the forms of the letters seem spontaneous and individual. Linotype Read My Hand is a dynamic font suitable for texts with point sizes larger than 12 and particularly good for documents which should have a personal touch. Linotype ReadMyHand is integrated in the .