FontIcon Library for Android

FontIcon is simple library which use font-based icons in Android.

There is popular web-technique for creating awesome icons - generate font with custom glyphs and use single unicode character with specified typeface.

You can check a lot of online services which provide tools to create such fonts:
If you already use one of them for your web-app, you can simplify your life by using it for Android with this FontIcon library!

If you didn't use it - it's time to try this approach now!

Get demo on Google Play

Get it on Google Play


Direct link to this video (some problems with mobile devices).

Gradle dependency

Just add folowing lines in corresponding section of your build.gradle:

repositories {

dependencies {
    compile 'com.shamanland:fonticon:0.1.8'


Clone github repository and check example app yourself.

How it works?

Read following articles: