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Monument Lettering Center news and monument font updates.

Inscription Matching Service Updates

Updates have been made to the inscription matching service to simplify the process and pricing structure, including the addition of a less expensive option for 4 number year-only date matches. This will eliminate the need for counting characters in most cases. The new structure is as follows: Year Date Only: $34.99 Single Death Date (month, […]

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MLC Fonts Used Worldwide, and in Blockbuster Films

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.

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Inscription Matching Price Increase

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

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Second Old English Font Added to the Shop

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 […]

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New Fonts for 2020

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.  

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Black Friday Sale

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 […]

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2019 Font News & Updates

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 […]

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Christmas Deals and Coupons!

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 […]

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Major update and new fonts.

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 […]

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Known Floyd A. Holes Fonts Completed

The Monument Lettering Center has completed digitizing a Lombardic font based on the final of 3 known alphabets created by the Floyd A. Holes Co./Holes and McClellan partnership. The alphabets were manufactured during the 1930s and 40s as copper lettering plates. The alphabets are some of the most beautiful ever designed for the monument industry, […]

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