Glyphs 2.0 in Ljubljana

  • Event
  • Ljubljana

For Mid-June, Domen Fras (of Tipo Brda fame) is organising a workshop with Glyphs team member Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer in the beautiful Slovenian capital. If you are close by, don’t miss it.

Glyphs 2.0 Pro Workshop

Who?

Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer

Where?

Univerza v Ljubljani, Naravoslovnotehniška fakulteta, Ljubljana

How much?

EUR 100 (students: EUR 50)

Prerequisites

Bring your MacBook with OS X 10.9.5 or later

Registration

Please contact Domen Fras directly

Thursday: What’s New in Glyphs 2.0

Controlling paths: curvature (fit curve, harmonizing curve segments), overlaps.
Reusing shapes: components, smart components, corner & cap components.
Diacritics: combining marks and dynamic mark attachment.
Controlling metrics: automatic alignment, linked sidebearings, kerning.
Interpolation: multiple master, brackets, braces.
Screen optimization: PS & TT hinting, automatic and manual.
Font formats: exporting CFF/OTF, TTF, webfonts.
Color fonts: working on multiple layers.

Friday: Code in Glyphs 2.0

Batch processing: filters, custom parameters.
OpenType features: automated and customized feature code.
Extend the app: scripts and plugins.
Scripting: writing a simple Python script.

Saturday morning: Q&A

Individual feedback: Bring your projects for discussion.
This part is optional. Sign up during the workshop.