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Sometimes when I’m logged into crafting groups for Silhouette and Cricut owners, it seems that all I see is images asking members to identify the font of a project they found online.
Today, I’m sharing some resources for you to identify fonts from a picture.
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4 Ways to Identify Fonts From a Picture
These ‘matcherators’ use computer software to pair a picture of your font to fonts they have uploaded to their database. Each of the databases has different fonts loaded, so if one doesn’t work, try another.
Font Questionnaire Search Websites
This website asks you specific questions about fonts to help you identify them.
Facebook Groups for Font Identifying
Sometimes, you just have to ask a person for help identifying a font. I recommend these Facebook Groups:
Craft Ethically and Don’t Copy
Remember, it’s great to be inspired by fonts you find in projects online to create your own project. However, it’s not a good idea (and it breaks copyright laws!) to copy a design you find online.
Since 2015, Christine Schinagl has been helping crafters start and run craft businesses through her blog, Cutting for Business. As a Silhouette and Cricut crafter herself, she has a unique take on what works and what doesn’t work in the craft business world. She also teaches a course on creating digital SVG designs, available at How to Design SVGs.