Mission Script, the Mission’s own script

If you can’t already tell, I’m a huge fan of local typographer James T. Edmondson and his contributions to the world of letters. Well, James has done it again. Mission Script is a tribute of the hand-painted signage of the liquor stores, taquerias, doughnut shops, and bodegas of our neighborhood, and it’s the first typeface to come out of Lost Type’s Mission Collection.

You can download Mission Script (and a bunch of other snazzy typefaces) over at Lost Type. And do consider making a contribution if you’re really going to use it.

10 Responses to “Mission Script, the Mission’s own script”

  1. Poop head says:

    Good god this is stupid.
    Do people really think shit like this is important? Or cool?

  2. one says:

    Nice job!

  3. Justin says:

    Mission Script looks like an improved Lobster.

    Thanks, Helen!

  4. Andy says:

    Good looking “hand painted” inspired type here… but not really Mission influenced or inspired much.
    This guy holds down liquor store signs pretty well in the mission:
    http://goo.gl/maps/AUSv

    http://goo.gl/maps/F9qk
    http://goo.gl/maps/y9TJ

    Another good one:
    http://goo.gl/maps/zE7N

    Mission Thrift
    http://goo.gl/maps/81Tg

    This guy does window splashes and is pretty prominent…

    http://goo.gl/maps/VsMl
    http://goo.gl/maps/4aG2

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