Alkalami

Release 1.200

We are pleased to announce the release of the Alkalami (pronounced al-KA-la-mi) v1.200 font. This release includes the following changes for this version: Added many characters required for codepage 1252 and macRoman Deleted many Latin characters not required for codepage 1252 and macRoman Added Arabic script characters: U+063F, U+0751, U+08C3… Read More

Release 1.100

We are pleased to announce the release of the Alkalami (pronounced al-KA-la-mi) v1.100 font. The only change in this release is a change to the qaf-based characters: isolate now has tail; tail on final was flattened to match the isolate form. Known Issues The design of U+06A0 with ss05 turned… Read More

Release 1.000

We are pleased to announce the official release of the Alkalami (pronounced al-KA-la-mi) font. Alkǎlami is the local word for the Arabic “qalam”, a type of sharpened stick used for writing on wooden boards in the Kano region of Nigeria and in Niger, and what gives the style its distinct… Read More