Velvetyne Libre Friends

This is a list of free and open source foundries or libre font collections picked by the Velvetyne members.

This list has now its own page on the Velvetyne’s website. Update your bookmarks!

ANRT - Fonts

Libre font list made in the context of Atelier National de Recherche Typographique.

Badass Libre Fonts by Womxn

This collection aims at giving visibility to libre fonts drawn by womxn designers.


Beržulis is an ongoing experimental type foundry project with a focus on Lithuanian mythology and alphabet.


Freefont list distribued by the bBox Foundry.

Bonjour Monde Fonderie

The foundry of the french design collective Bonjour Monde.

Typothèque Bye Bye Binary

The foundry presents inclusive, non-binary, post-binary fonts under construction.

Cat fonts

Historical free font foundry made by Peter Wiegel.


Open source foundries of young european designer to distribute they experiment and exchange together.

Death of Typography

A young design collective that practices, researches and explores type, through creative inquiry and collaboration.

Experimental typefaces under the do what the fuck you want public license.

Fond de riz

Fond de riz is a project aiming to distribute open source typeface in perpetual evolution.

Indestructible type

An open-source foundry with fonts by Owen Earl.

Quarantine fonts by Jens Kutilek

Hidden Jens Kutiliek type designers' drawer archived during the Coronavirus pandemic quarantine in 2020.

The League of Moveable Type

“The League has given only the most well-made, free & open-source, @font-face ready fonts”.

Luuse Typothèque

List of the font created and used by the collective Luuse

Manufactura Indepedente

Gitlab of the portuguese design studio where you can find some free and open source font they have designed.


Free fonts made by Vika Usmanova.

Typothèque Esa Septantecinq

Library of open source fonts created by the students in graphic design at Le75 school.

OSP foundry

Foundry of the collective Open Source Publishing.


Free and open source fonts inspired by vietnamese vernacular typography, designed by various authors.

Revivals by Loki Gwynbleidd

Those fonts inspired by 1840 to 1900 print characters, have been adapted to digital use, with sometimes, inclusive glyphs.

Suva Type Foundry

Fonts by the students and faculty of EKA GD in various workshops, classes and projects.


Open source foundry initiated by Ariel Martín Pérez.

Use & Modify

Font list curated by Raphaël Bastide.


Foundry of students font projects from the Rennes (French Brittany) Art school.

Velvetyne Type Foundry

That’s us. Since 2010, we design and distribute libre and open source typefaces. We also organise workshops for humans and computers.

Warsaw type

Collection of typefaces inspired by the Warsaw's local typographic heritage.

X Cicéro

X Cicéro is a type drawing workshop given to students of the graphic design option of ESAD Valence, built around the small wooden character collection of the school’s typographical printing workshop.