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Hot long summers, Cadillacs, and slow rock – visions of a bygone era can make one feel nostalgic for simpler times. And who wouldn’t wish for the roaring 20s or the hip 50s again?
Imagine driving downtown on a weekend, the streets lined with small shops whose signs either dangle above their doors or painted on the windows. You pick up a sundae from your local diner, spot a friend across the street, and before you know it, you’re cruising towards the beach with no cares at all.
Evoke those warm, carefree feelings when you download these amazing sign painter fonts.
The Best Retro Sign Painter Fonts
Zetafonts brings to you this multi-weight script family that comes in 13 fonts and also covers over 40 different languages.
2. Aloha Script
Welcome your audiences into a tropical paradise everytime you use Borges Lettering’s fun brush font that contains more than 100 alternate characters, and an assortment of ligatures, swashes, and underlines.
3. Lil Stuart
With three fonts you can mix and match to set the tone, Alphabeta brings you this perfect combination of modern style and nostalgia.
4. Sideshow Display
Inspired by the art of sign painting, Drew Melton wants to make sure you don’t let anyone miss out on your amazing designs each time you use it.
5. Sign Painter
This handcrafted typeface from Svetlana Postikova comes with 10 decorative elements to make those logos, signs, cards, and posters pop.
6. Merchant Street Sans
Vintage Type Co. proudly presents these 8 stackable all-caps sans serif to bring your designs to a whole new kind of dimension.
7. Workhorse Combo Pack
Capture the true essence of hand-lettering in this timeless font that can be used in both vintage and modern works.
8. Black Script
Show off your ambitions for bigger, bolder things using this script family from Fenotype. Featuring 12 fonts plus extras, you simply can’t go wrong.
9. Trincha Typeface
Enjoy this carefree sans based on the hand-painted letters on the walls of Sao Paulo country towns. Designed by Type Box.
10. The HIPTON
Create a multitude of possibilities with a little help from this layered font family by Ilham Herry.
Clean and easy to read, you can’t go wrong with this casual script from Mika Melvas. Use it on posters, product labels, logos, and more.
12. Parts & Labor
Looking for something dependable? Then choose this layered type system from Union Type + Texture that comes out perfectly aligned and beautiful every time.
13. Fictoria Typeface
Make those logos, shirts, posters, greeting cards, letterheads, and book covers stand out with this unique vintage display typeface.
14. Ed’s Market Main Script
Laura Worthington invites you to stir up those classic 20th-century vibes in this sweet hand-lettered font.
15. Shop Casual
Create the friendliest signs, labels, and posters using this casual font brought to you by Art And Sign Unlimited.
16. Sign Panthers Brush Script Vintage
This dynamic duo from Konstantine Studio contains one sans serif for that bold, in-your-face approach, plus a script for a traditional punch.
17. Laticka Brush Script
Make your design both badass and beautiful thanks to this gem from Type & Studio. The pack also contains 4 bonus rough vector textures.
18. Xign Painter
Hats off to this creation from PixelMoshpit. It features authentic brush drag to each character, giving it that timeless, customized appeal.
19. Show Stopper
Charming and inspiring, this cute brush lettering by Drew Melton is like something out of a classic ad, movie, or cartoon.
20. Humoresque Layered Mini Font
This font family by Ornaments of Grace containing 24 fonts is exactly what you need to add just the right touch of wit or whimsy to any artwork.
21. Egyptian Painters Sans
Old America Design Co. painstakingly recreated this font from historic lettering manuals to give you a traditional Egyptian sans serif brush display unlike any other.
22. Chesterfield Typeface
Inspired by carnival, circus, and tattoo sign shops from the late 1800’s, Imagi Type Co. brings to you a totally adaptable typeface that’s as pretty as it is practical.
Wacaksara Co. makes it effortless for you to create drama and movement by just using this fancy hand-lettering. Includes swashes.
24. Berg Layered Font
If you’ve always wanted a lot of attention, then you can’t go wrong with this 7-font gem by Brosnes.
25. Kansas Casual
Upright, gothic, yet very modern, you’ll find yourself coming back to this reliable all-caps that maintains its authenticity despite the urban demands.