Founders Grotesk

Founders Grotesk is a grotesque sans-serif typeface designed by Kris Sowersby of the New Zealand-based Klim Type Foundry. The design was influenced by classic grotesques from the early twentieth century. The c of Founders Grotesk has a very narrow aperture which is one of its distinguishing characteristics.

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Founders Grotesk Specimen

Founders Grotesk Type Specimen

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Oct 21, 2016
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Hazen and Sawyer
Aug 13, 2015
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Jul 22, 2015
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