The Հ is indeed the one letter with the most divergent forms. There's even a structure that looks like an "R" with the left stem missing (which I don't generally favor).
That book is classic Soviet-… (View Post)
To actually answer the question :-/ to me extreme weights are great for display fonts, but are against the nature of text fonts, throwing off users in terms of usability. So for the latter I go very … (View Post)
Since 2000, I make the Regular, then the extremes (generally by hand), then I interpolate a new Regular and tweak the extremes to make the interpolated Regular as close as feasible to the original, t… (View Post)
Which is why –like trapping– adding explicit inflection nodes is a "post-production" thing. Both ideally done manually BTW, since (like adding extrema to gently-slanted forms) the grid can… (View Post)