Artist Tips Lettering

Blambot Comic Fonts and Lettering

Artistic Tips: Lettering!

Blambot.com was founded by Nate Piekos around 2001. He has offered countless free and paid comic, lettering and logo fonts for artists and designers around the world. In addition to more fonts than you can shake a ruler at, his site offers articles and tutorials on Comic Script Basics, Comic Book Grammar, Installing Comic Fonts, Successful Logo Design, How To Hand Letter, and more.
Check it out at http://www.blambot.com

 

Nate      NATE PIEKOS graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Design from Rhode Island College in 1998. Since founding Blambot.com, he has created some of the industry’s most popular fonts and has used them to letter comic books for Marvel Comics, DC Comics, Oni Press, and Dark Horse Comics, as well as dozens of independent publishers. In 2001 he became type designer to Harvey Award Winner, Mike “Madman” Allred, and has had his designs licensed by such companies as Microsoft, Six Flags Amusement Parks, New Yorker Magazine, The Gap, and many more. Nate’s work has not only been utilized in comics, but in video games, on television, and in feature films as well.
When not designing, Nate is committed to a regular fitness routine, reads voraciously, writes and illustrates webcomics, and is a dedicated musician. He’s married and lives in New England.
Industry Acknowledgements:

  • Recipient, 2010 Rhode Island College Alumni Honor Roll Award for Success in the Field of Design
  • Nominee, 2010 Eagle Award for Best Letterer
  • Winner, 2012 Ghastly Award for Best Horror Letterer
  • Nominee, 2013 Stumptown Award for Best Letterer
  • Design Director, 2013 Liberty Annual benefit for the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund
PamHarrison

Pam Harrison is one of the first and best known CGI artists in Independent Comics. Her work with the historical fiction series House of the Muses earned her the 2008 Prism Comics Queer Press Grant for Outstanding Series, and she continues her storytelling in a gripping sci-fi space opera adventure, A Deviant Mind, that far transcends its original LGBT audience. Her work has also appeared in ALPHABET Anthology, Dark Mischief horror anthology, Voices Against Bullying and more.
Her current series is the long-running scifi space opera A Deviant Mind, updating Sunday-Wednesday-Friday on http://adeviantmind.com/