Famous Musicians Handwriting Turned Into Fonts

Ever fancied writing a song or poem or a letter to a loved one in the handwriting style of one of your favorite musicians? Well, you can do just that because of a brand new series of fonts that are downloadable are now available online.

Kurt Cobain’s handwriting

The creators of the fonts hope that the new tech will help inspire other artists.

So, where can you get it? Log on to Songwritersfonts.com and you’ll find the handwriting styles of some iconic songwriters that include: David Bowie, Kurt Cobain, John Lennon and Leonard Cohen.

The designers, Nicolas Damiens and Julien Sens, explain on the website:  “Write songs as the ones who inspired you before. Writing lyrics with the handwriting of influential songwriters helps imagination to develop. Being in the mood of Bowie, Cobain, Cohen, Gainsbourg, Lennon, might be purely imaginative … but that’s precisely the point.”

It’s a fantastic piece of software and the two designers also claim that the fonts were created from each of artists’ “original handwritten letters and notes.”

One thing to note here is that as of now, the software is “for personal use only.”

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