If you’re looking for a sans serif font that can give your work a bit of a softer and gentler feel, consider using the humanist sans serif fonts featured here. If you’d like to see more of these of fonts, please also see our previous collection of free humanist sans serif fonts.

1. Open Sans

By Ascender Fonts

Open Sans

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2. Telex ht

By Andrés Torresi (Huerta Tipográfica)

Telex ht

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3. Belleza

By Eduardo Tunni


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4. Cantarell

By Dave Crossland


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5. Latin Modern Sans

By e-foundry

Latin Modern Sans

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6. Aller

By Dalton Maag


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7. Tenor Sans

By Denis Masharov

Tenor Sans

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8. Cabin

By Pablo Impallari


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9. Allerta

By Matt McInerney


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10. Pigiarniq

By Tiro Typeworks


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Want to learn more about humanist fonts? Check out the article “History of typography: Humanist” at the I love typography blog.


Jacob Gube is the co-founder of Design Instruct. Join him on Twitter @sixrevisions