Inspired by the typographic grid system on a digital roadside information board; 'Dot Matrix' is a functional three-weight typeface created in Glyphs.

Despite being designed for legibility, it still retains some flares and oddities derived from its constricted, 5 x 9 dot grid. The particularly rounded features on the uppercase A, K, X and Y are instances of this and are reminiscent of the irregular letterforms found on the original board.

Self-Initiated — Type Design