Narrow Transitional fonts

Giovanni Jubert's picture

Hello!

Someone asked me to design a typographic tatoo for his fore arm.
Its a three word sentence set in all caps,
and it has to run aprox. 6 inches wide.
As for the design I am considering Baskerville's or other transitional fonts,
but the client seems to want a similar font with higher cap-heigth.

- "I want the letters to be taller, cant you stretch them up?!"
- "NOooooo. I wont do that...! I'll have to find another font!,
if i did that i would distort de proportions of the letters...."

Any suggestions of tall cap fonts in this style?
Any suggestion at all?

Thanks,

hrant's picture

What you want is an old narrow Runic.

hhp

MHSmith's picture

Maybe a little muscle flexing would do the trick?

Stephen Coles's picture

Good for you for sticking to your typographically correct guns.

Hawthorn
ITC Cheltenham Condensed
Excalibur
Vendôme Condensed

Randy's picture

Stewf, that was a groaner worthy of Dezcom, punmaster.

Stephen Coles's picture

Only it wasn't clever.

Ignacio's picture

Ray Cruz's Romantica

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