A collection of links to handy font art and design resources including music related fonts.
- FontEditor is an online tool for creating your own pixel fonts using the BitFontMaker.
Font art creation:
- ASCII Generator lets you input text and choose a font to generate an ASCII design.
- GIF2TXT takes the URL of a GIF image and converts that GIF image into ASCII text or colored HTML.
- Wikipedia ASCII Art is a reference guide with useful information and links to ASCII art resources. It also provides details on how to place ASCII art in HTML pages.
- Text-Image lets you convert any image to a text-image using the online tool.
- Typedrawing is an online tool that lets you draw letters, symbols and text phrases on a blank board using the mouse. Your creations can be saved to an online gallery or downloaded.
Font galleries and freeware downloads:
- 6500 free true type fonts for download with instructions for installing.
- DaFONT has a selection of music style fonts in its collection.
- FontHit Font Tools is a freeware font management package.
- RockRage has a gallery of rock music band fonts.
- Fontleech is a blog focusing on free fonts and font design tools.
Font and text design resources:
- Music Fonts is a comprehensive list of designers and sites specialising in music typefaces and notation fonts. Covers font software tools and font archives.
- Soundspy Directory has searchable categories of sites with font resources.
- The Generator Blog features links to many text generating tools largely for fun.