The Monument Lettering Center thanks the more than 400 worldwide customers for your continued support. MLC fonts are now being used in 14 countries around the globe including Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, England, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Norway, The Philippines, Romania, Spain, The United States, and Wales. The fonts have also been used in several TV shows and blockbuster films.
Customers, thank you for your continued support of the MLC Inscription Matching service. Beginning in October 2021, there will be a small price increase of $5 on both long and short inscriptions. Increased demand, as well as factoring in time spent on email communications have led to the increase. Inscription Matching Service
The MLC has added a second “Old English”, or blackletter font to the shop. The MLC ScotchKut Old English font is based on a plastic stencil press letter set, which now accompanies the MLC Spacerite Old English font in the shop. Upcoming fonts include: • SKS Modern Roman • Spacerite Double Outline • Commemorative Sans […]
The MLC has released a font based on the metal Spacerite De Luxe Roman, as well as the ScotchKut Classic Roman plastic alphabet. See the Font Shop for these new releases.
The MLC has released 3 new fonts this week: Fonts based on the PALL Vermarco, PALL Condensed Block, and a Signature Series Script font–MLC Formal Script SS. Today Only: Buy any font and receive a license for the MLC Formal Script free! Use code: blackscript All Week: Take 15% off of any purchase in the […]
The MLC has just completed a version of the ScotchKut Modified Roman Heavy Bar, which has been shortened simply to “Heavy Bar” in its filename. Sometimes confused with the ScotchKut Raised Modified Roman (also recently released by the MLC) due to their similarity in color, the Heavy Bar letters are only slightly bolder than the regular […]
Take advantage of extra savings this Christmas! • Save over $1200 (55% off) on all MLC fonts when purchasing the entire collection until Jan. 1st: All MLC Fonts • Any 1 font for only $39. 12 days of Christmas coupon code–any one font for only $39 through Dec. 25! The code will work for only […]
1891 – 1932 Timothy Jellow was a memorial draftsman, lettering specialist, inventor, and founding partner of the Spacerite Company along with Antonio “George” Di Bona. Born in 1891 in Mulgrave, Nova Scotia, Canada; by 1892 Timothy’s family moved to Massachusetts in the United States. After high school, he attended an art school in Boston, and […]
All MLC font users should log into their account and download the new versions of the fonts they have purchased licenses for. The update includes a fix for a Windows font hinting issue, and some small kerning updates, especially on some European language glyphs. The Windows operating system contains a bug which caused display […]
After searching for some time, The Monument Lettering Center recently acquired an original copy of the 1923 Vermont Marble Company booklet for the memorial industry titled Lettering in Marble. The publication is a small 32-page treatise on the subject of lettering in stone, and was one of the first books printed solely on the subject […]