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Character Type creates unique typefaces – custom or retail – to elevate small and international brands.
Type is deeply woven into the soul of great brands. We make typefaces which are consistent with and best reflect your brand values.
We provide completely tailored services, from initial brand type workshops to the finished type design. Our typefaces are always exquisitely crafted and designed to perform across all communication platforms.
Henning Skibbe founded Character Type in 2018. He is a professional type and communication designer, typographic consultant and lecturer.
Before becoming immersed in type design full time Henning worked as creative director and partner in various agency settings thereby gaining expansive experiences in brands and type.
In cooperation with PAGE magazine he regularly teaches brand type seminars. Henning is a member of the Art Directors Club (ADC) Germany.
Oleksandr Parkhomovskyy is a graphic and type designer from Germany. Originally from Ukraine, he has a strong interest in Cyrillic script.
After his masters in type design at Royal Academy of Art, The Hague (KABK) he worked as a freelancer for design and advertising agencies, specializing in custom and retail type, corporate design, editorial and web.
Alex’ personal typefaces can be found at rekord.cc
Sebastian Carewe (Font Production)
Ulrike Rausch (OpenType Programming)
Philipp Neumeyer (Type Design)
Jakob Fangmeier (Type Design)
Anja Meiners (Type Design)
Vassilis Georgiou (Greek Type Design)