Glyphs at Typetersburg 2017

  • Event
  • St.Petersburg

Glyphs member Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer will be present at this year’s edition of Typetersburg, with an on-stage presentation and two workshops.

More Fonts, More Fun: from Gamification to Animation

When?

Main Conference Program (5-6 August)

Who?

Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer

Where?

Artplay Spb.
Konnogwardeiskaya 3E
St.Petersburg, Russia

Registration

https://typetersburg.timepad.ru/event/503875/

New technologies create new possibilities. In this tour de force presentation, you will see proofs of concepts for what OpenType features and the latest Variable Font technology can do for you.

Beginners’ Workshop: Introduction to Type Design with Glyphs 2

When?

7 August 2017
12:00 – 19:00

Who?

Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer

How much?

RUB 3800

For whom?

Beginners’ Workshop: No prior experience necessary.

Prerequisites

Bring a MacBook with macOS 10.9.5 or later, download the free Glyphs 2 trial from glyphsapp.com/buy. Participants can purchase the full version at a discount.

Registration

https://typetersburg.timepad.ru/event/503875/

In this workshop, you will sketch your own typeface, digitize a few letters, add hinting, code an OpenType feature, produce a font, and test it on-screen.

Advanced Workshop: Multiple Masters and Variable Fonts with Glyphs 2

When?

8 August 2017
12:00 – 19:00

Who?

Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer

How much?

RUB 3800

For whom?

Advanced Workshop: Some prior experience in type design required, no matter in which font editor.

Prerequisites

Bring a MacBook with macOS 10.9.5 or later, download the free Glyphs 2 trial from glyphsapp.com/buy.
Participants can purchase the full version at a discount.

Registration

https://typetersburg.timepad.ru/event/503875/

In this workshop, you will set up an interpolation, and create both a Multiple Master family and a variable font from it.