Okay, made an alternative set. If people like these samples, I'll make the
changes to all other ogonek-containing characters.
I've used the guidelines I've found for doing so. Euphoria Script is a
hybrid font anyway, but I'd like readability first, as I think the base
characters contain enough visual flare to keep with the theme.
On Tue, Oct 6, 2015 at 5:26 PM, C R <cajhne@...400...> wrote:
These are my proposed shapes for ł, ą and ę. They may need some
> tweaking to fit with the rest of the font, since I'm not a good type
Thanks Krzysztof, I like the ogoneks on the a, e, and E,
the A however, I'd prefer to stick with traditional ogonek off the right
leg/foot of the A, in accordance with:
I'll work up an alternative for this one.
Thanks for your help!
> The placement of ogonek on Ą is somewhat unorthodox, but it would be
> natural to write this way by hand, and I think everyone will recognize
> it. The loop in Ę may be a little too big. That being said, ą and ę
> never occur at the start of a word, so Ą and Ę would only ever occur
> in all-caps words, something we would absolutely never do in our
> Best regards, Krzysztof
> 2015-10-05 12:37 GMT+02:00 C R <cajhne@...400...>:
> > Thanks. I will make those improvements.
> > -C
> > On Mon, Oct 5, 2015 at 11:23 AM, Krzysztof Kosiński <
> > wrote:
> >> 2015-10-05 0:03 GMT+02:00 C R <cajhne@...400...>:
> >> > I have not added any Russian characters, however I am happy to if
> >> > someone
> >> > can confirm the cursive version of Russian characters bear any at all
> >> > resemblence to the english cursive characters. For example, is this
> >> > chart
> >> > fairly correct? :
> >> >
> >> >
> >> Yes, this looks correct. Note that the joins between а, е, etc. and л,
> >> я and м are different than in Latin cursive script - the 'hook'
> >> upwards on the left is preserved. I think Alexandre can provide a
> >> sample.
> >> > To test the extended version of the font with extended character
> set, it
> >> > can
> >> > be downloaded here:
> >> >
> >> >
> >> - The glyphs for "ł" and "Ł" are incorrect. The ł should
> >> stroke on top of the letter, the Ł should have a horizontal stroke
> >> through the middle like the pound sign.
> >> http://www.twardoch.com/download/polishhowto/stroke.html
> >> - Ą, ą, Ę, ę could also be improved. The extra stroke between the
> >> letter and the hook should not be there, since those are not cedillas.
> >> http://www.twardoch.com/download/polishhowto/ogonek.html
> >> Best regards, Krzysztof