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Installing Custom Fonts


Jan van den Hemel writes:

Knowing how to install and use Custom Fonts in Blender is essential for any Blender artist. How do we make sure the new fonts show up in the list, and where do you get good ones.

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Jan van den Hemel

Hi, my name is Jan and I help companies by creating short videos for their websites and internal use, mostly as a freelancer for agencies. I post daily one-minute tutorials for Blender users and wrote the popular "Blender Secrets" e-books.


  1. Here's an additional tip: Blender doesn't handle complicated fonts well, whether it be stylistic calligraphy or Kanji, causing some holes to form, and voids that shouldn't fill to fill. Adjusting the font offset by the slightest amount may improve the rendering of those characters

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