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What is the Jimbo® font?

This enthusiastic and friendly serif display typeface was created by Jim Parkinson, an Oakland, California, lettering artist and designer who is best-known for logos such as the one he redrew for Rolling Stone magazine in the late 1970s.
Based on an early logotype for Parkinson’s studio, Jimbo embodies the charismatic personality of mid-20th-century advertising and sign painters’ lettering. “It’s like a happy Bodoni,” says Parkinson. More…
Designed primarily for use at large display sizes, Jimbo is also clear and readable in short text settings as small as 12 points. Use it for signs, advertising, and packaging.
Patent Design pending.

Jimbo® Font families

The Jimbo® includes the following font families:

  • Jimbo Std Regular
  • Jimbo Std Bold
  • Jimbo Std Black
  • Jimbo Std Condensed
  • Jimbo Std Condensed Bold
  • Jimbo Std Condensed Black
  • Jimbo Std Expanded
  • Jimbo Std Expanded Bold
  • Jimbo Std Expanded Black

Jimbo® Preview

Here is a preview of how Jimbo® will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.

Is Jimbo® A free font? Is Jimbo® Free to Download?

No,Jimbo® is not free to download. You will need to pay for it I'm afraid. Almost every font that we list on HighFonts.com is a paid-for, premium font. We do have a Free Fonts section where we list free fonts that you can download. There is no point trying to find a free download of Jimbo® so please don't waste your time looking.

It is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Jimbo® for free. There's a lot of websites that will say "Free Download" but these are just attempts to get you to click on a link which will either take you to an ad landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for Jimbo® remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!

If you really want Jimbo® and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts.com. Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)