Kardinal Pro is a sans serif humanistic type family designed by Ani Petrova. The family has 16 weights, ranging from Thin to Black with extra drawn italics. The Kardinal Pro type family is ideally suited for small text, books and magazines, branding, posters, as well as web and screen design, headlines and more. KardinalPro comes in 16 styles with extended language support. It supports Latin and Cyrillic Scripts. All weights contain standard ligatures, proportional figures, tabular figures, old style figure, numerals and arrows, matching currency symbols and fractions. The construction of characters combines between clean grotesque style and calligraphic features with humanist fragrance. Outstanding for the designs are the small serifs. They give the letters movement and freshness, as well as contribute to better readability in different volume texts and include lots of details that give it a unique personality. The Regular and Medium weights are perfect for body text while the italic gives an interesting texture to the text. The range of styles provides good flexibility to this family. The fonts are carefully hinted and perfect for digital use.
Design: Ani Petrova
Specimen: Kardinal (PDF)
Type designer, b. 1988, Sofia, Bulgaria, who works at Fontfabric, Svetoslav Simov’s typefoundry. She completed her Bachelor’s degree at The National Academy of Art in Sofia. In 2014 she obtained a Master’s degree in type design.
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