Workshop: Typeface Design for Non-Type Designers
Thu, June 13, 2019
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM EDT
Get a crash course in designing type from Matteo Bologna, Creative Director of award-winning studio Mucca Design. Guest instructors, Georg Seifert and Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer (the masterminds behind Glyphs app) will assist with the introduction of the basic skills necessary for the wild journey into the super fun world of type design. In this class, you will learn the basics of designing and generating a typeface with Adobe Illustrator and the font-design software Glyphs.
The Cooper Union
41 Cooper Square
New York, NY 10003
(plus: cameo appearances of Glyphs core team members Georg Seifert and Rainer Scheichelbauer)
- Bring your MacBook with Glyphs 2 preinstalled.
- No prior experience is required in font design, but some experience with Bézier-based vector drawing tools is useful.