many of the fonts in my search seem to be minimalist, like this one. Made from sharp lines and angles. I quite like this but it isn't a serif font which was required on the brief. Howver could be used for headers?
These 'light' typefaces are minimalistic and effective designs of fonts. These can be used in various environments to evoke certain tones and atmospheres where appropriate. Each letter has been spread so it is easy to recreate and manipulate this font.
In this every-tuesday.com video tutorial, we create paint streak typography using Photoshop and we finish it off by adding shadows + highlights to add extra dimension. See it all here! http://every-tuesday.com/how-to-create-paint-streak-typography/