Three-Day Type Design Intro in Frankfurt

  • Event
  • Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Frankfurt design bureau Schultzschultz offers a 3-day type design introduction workshop for students or designers, who want to learn how to design letters and typefaces.

Type Design 101 Workshop

When?

9 through 11 November 2017

Who?

The workshop will be held by Marc Schütz. He taught type design at the Academy for Art and Design, Offenbach am Main from 2012 till 2016 and is currently guest lecturer for typography at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar. Recently he released the Neue Kabel Pro typeface family on Monotype.

Where?

XXXVII
Koselstrasse 37
60318 Frankfurt a.M., Germany

How much?

500€ per person for 3 days

Prerequisites

No prior knowledge required. Bring your MacBook with macOS 10.9+ and Glyphs 2 preinstalled.

Registration

Sign up with an e-mail to workshop at schultzschultz dot com

Included in the workshop:

  • Introduction to formal writing
  • A brief history of type design
  • Optical adjustments of letterforms
  • Introduction to the Glyphs App
  • Multiple Master Workflow
  • Opentype & Webfont Export