Several of the P22 fonts are designed to allow for
optional overlay effects. This can be accomplished
in any page layout or graphics program. This cannot
be done in a word processing program such as Word.
The P22 fonts that allow for easy two (or three)
color overlay effects are:
Bagaglio (P22 Bagaglio Flat & P22 Bagaglio
Folk Art (P22 Folk Art Block, P22 Folk Art
Cross & P22 Folk Art Square)
Frenzy (P22 Frenzy Sans & P22 Frenzy
Insectile (P22 Insectile & P22 Insectile
Salon Full, P22 Salon Inner & P22 Salon Shadow)
(Zephyr Regular & Openface)
basic idea is to type out your text in one
of the fonts (for this example we are using
duplicate the text layer and change the font
to it's companion font (keep the point size
As a rule of thumb, place the darker colors in the
front layer when there is some overlap involved.
But as with all creative endeavors...please experiment
with variations to see what fits your needs best.
Here is a sample showing the three variations of
the Salon font
set in various combinations.
(green-P22 Salon Full,
red-P22 Salon Inner,
Color combinations can be subtle or striking for