qtypography is an arabic type-design foundry and design studio based in bahrain specifically focused on developing high quality arabic typefaces, established by qassim haider on 2014.
for more than 10 years qassim helped the market's foremost web design & developments. he also worked with brand leaders in many sectors developing logotypes, brand identities, custom typefaces & arabic calligraphy for different campaigns and creative projects.
qtypography established to focused on developing arabic typefaces & branding design through type-design, calligraphy, In addition to that qtypography specializes in web design & development.
وك-ستانسل-كاب: هو خط قام بتصميمه قاسم حيدر، وهو خط لاتيني مقطع مصمم لرسامي الجرافيتي وللاستخدامات الفنية، وقريباً سيأتي بحروف عربية.
WOK-STENCIL is a new bilingual font designed for the first time in 2017 by Qasim Haider, as a Stencil typeface with slits cuts, for graffiti artists & for spray paint uses, the beta version recently released for free, while the Arabic one coming soon.
1 - Great job, I like the font.
- Sharifa Hujairi
2 - Well done Qassim
Qassim Haider was part of the special Program by BBC Arabic Television in “BBC Xtra”. The Program focused on Arabic Calligraphy and Typography...
QT ArabicCity is a contemporary typeface where simplicity meets modernity to reach design needs in modern cities where business are crowded, information are interfere and time is not enough except for read clearly and in optical sequence.
a readability connects eyes with mind..
With TypoGrid App. you can simply download any artwork you designed for Free! (Free Download) Directly as PNG format in high resolution, and vector format as well, yes vector (SVG) format! by Copy and Paste to your Illustrator file.typogridapp.com
Square Kufic is one of the oldest calligraphy style in the arabic heritage. It appears from the thirteenth century on coins, tile work and elsewhere in Iraq, Turkey & Iran. In today’s world, it is used for logotypes by some designers and typographers of both, the Arab world as well as globally.
Since 2006 until the beginning of 2015, Qassim Haider studied this kind of calligraphy/typography and developed a wide variety of logotypes and art design. He even developed a unique web application called “TypoGrid” to create this kind of typography. Qassim has designed and developed this style as font family with 8 different thickness styles in a very detailed and elaborate experience.
The font is available on qtypography.com/fonts,
linotype, fonts.com & fontshop where you can take a trial and purchase it.
You want an arabic font that nobody else has?
A font to represent the values and the spirit of your enterprise? How about a custom font by qtypography.
Hand in hand with you, we will develop the font to your satisfaction.
Maybe you have a design that is not a font yet? We will help you to transform your idea into a font.
And we will help you in as many steps as you wish: designing, digitizing, spacing, kerning or the development into a font-family with multiple weights and widths.
contact us on: design[at]qtypography[dot]com
TypoGrid is a smart tool for typographers and graphic designers helps them to create typography letters and pixel arts based on the grids system. Designed & developed by Qassim Haider.
In 2012, Qassim developed the first version of this web application under "Square Kufi / Kufi Murabba" name. The concept of the app was to help users create one kind of arabic calligraphy which is Square Kufi using pen and eraser tools.
At the end of 2014, and after feedback and further development of his vision, He developed a lot of concepts to created an advanced and smart tool for typographers and graphic designers which would help them to create typography letters and pixel arts based on the grids system, in a much more faster way. Thus, this web application has now emerged as something more than a tool to create Kufi arabic calligraphy - it has become a Typogrid.
- User-friendly interface
- Export as SVG and PNG
- Import SVG files
- Compatible on iPad, Tablets and smart phones
qassim haider was raised in a creative environment from an early age. he was attracted to diverse disciplines of art and developed an interest in drawing, painting, calligraphy and designing.
a curious mind that constantly seeks knowledge, qassim's portfolio extends to fields as diverse as arabic calligraphy, typography and web programming.
qassim was commissioned to develop typefaces and calligraphy for different campaigns and creative projects. his work has been featured in publications and he has spoken at various art forums.