31. Sketch Block
- Get Sketch Block from Dafont.com (opens in new tab)
This hand-sketched headline font was designed by artist Lukas Bischoff. He comments: "Created solely by me sketching by hand and then digitised, Sketch Block makes a perfect font to create the handmade character look, or to supplement illustrations with typography." Free for personal use only, it's one of the nicest free handwriting fonts we've seen in a long time.
- Get GoodDog from Fontsquirrel (opens in new tab)
A contemporary and decorative font, GoodDog was created by Fonthead Design. The curly typeface is a popular choice, having been downloaded over 2.25 million times since its release. This free handwriting font comes complete with a full set of upper and lowercase letters, numbers and characters.
33. J.D Handcrafted
- Get J.D Handcrafted from Dafont.com (opens in new tab)
J.D Handcrafted is one of 16 fonts created by Emerald City Fontwerks, the stylish design being one of the studio's most popular. The brush, script-style typeface is free for personal use, with a full set of characters at your disposal.
- Get Amatic from Fontsquirrel (opens in new tab)
A quirky, narrow and condensed design by typographer Vernon Adams, this free handwriting font is perfectly suited to designs on the funny side, such as comedy strips. Amatic only includes uppercase letters but comes in both regular and bold styles.
- Get Journal from Fontsquirrel (opens in new tab)
Created by Hans Gerhard Meier aka Fontourist, this beautiful script-style font's name explains exactly the type of design it's suited to. This font is extremely popular, and with good reason.
- Get Daniel from Dafont.com (opens in new tab)
Daniel is one of many fonts created by designer Daniel Midgley. Free for both personal and commercial use, Daniel includes a full set of upper and lowercase characters, numbers and various special characters.
37. Scribulous Scrawlin'
- Get Scribulous Scrawlin' from DeviantArt (opens in new tab)
We had to pop a chalk-style free handwriting font in the list and this one which was designed Alphabeta85 is a perfect addition. It comes in both capitalised and lower-case, as well as numbers, punctuation, and symbols. Make sure you only use it for personal work.
- Get Linny from Dafont.com (opens in new tab)
This cutesy font was designed by Maya, aka Linny. This handwriting type is actually Maya's handwriting and after being asked to develop the font for personal use, she finally did! It comes in upper and lower case, as well as numbers and punctuation.
- Get Fatstack from Abstract Fonts (opens in new tab)
We love this heavy duty, scribble-friendly font designed by Blambot Fonts (opens in new tab). Consisting purely of capital letters, this is a free handwriting font that would be perfect for some seriously bold design work. You can also grab some punctuation and numbers in the free package.
40. Worstveld Sling Extra
- Get Worstveld Sling Extra from Dafont.com (opens in new tab)
One of 82 typefaces developed by Gem Fonts, Worstveld Sling Extra is one of its most popular hand writing designs. Intended for personal use, this free handwriting font family includes a full set of upper and lowercase letters, numbers and various special characters.
- Get Housegrind from Dafont.com (opens in new tab)
This cool script font was created by graphic designer Måns Grebäck, who specialises in logotypes and typography. Free for personal use only, a commercial licence for Housegrind can be purchased via Grebäck's website (opens in new tab).
- Get VersionType from Behance (opens in new tab)
A condensed sans-serif font, VersionType was created by senior designer Victor Coreas. "It is meant to be playful and very loose," he comments. The typeface includes a full set of upper and lower case letters, numbers and special characters, and it's free for personal and non-profit use.
- Get Billy from Behance (opens in new tab)
Created by Claire Joines, Billy is another font made from the designer's own handwriting. It's free for personal and non-profit use (although attribution or a thank you would be nice); if you want to use it commercially, get in touch with Claire. She'll normally ask for attribution and a small donation.
44. Novito Nova
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Novito Nova is a free handwriting font created by Russian designer Nina Pu. "This font was made for making people happy," she comments on Behance. A whimsical design, Novito Nova is great for providing projects with an authentic handmade feel.
45. Mink Type
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Mink Type was created by New York-based art director Filiz Sahin. "Mink Type is a cool, hand-painted display typeface that was developed using brush tools in Illustrator," she comments. "Each letter has three variations including upper and lower cases so you can create a custom feel for your designs."
46. Happy Fox
- Get Happy Fox from Lauryn Green (opens in new tab)
This Happy Fox free handwriting font design was a collaborative effort between illustrator Laura Caldentey and Fran Llull. Wanting a thin font to use in their projects, Caldentey drew an alphabet and a selection of glyphs, and worked closely with Llull to refine her creation into this final design.