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Variable font workshop with Typearture

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Grrr - Creative Digital Agency

16 Sint Antoniesbreestraat

1011 HB Amsterdam

Netherlands

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A one-day workshop about variable fonts with Typearture in Amsterdam. Hosted by GRRR and Neon Moiré

About this Event

On February, 15th 2020 digital design agency GRRR and Neon Moiré organize a one day workshop about variable fonts. The workshop is held by Arthur Reinders Folmer from Typearture. You will learn about the variable font technology and how to implement it in css, but you will also create a working variable font yourself!

What will be covered?

  • Introduction: what are variable fonts, how does it work, what are the possibilities?
  • Glyphs app: how to create a letter, how to make it variable?
  • Creation: design one or more characters in Glyphs
  • Implementation: export to variable font file, set up css and html page
  • Playing: test and refine the variable font

What skills do I need?

You know how to draw in a vector based program like Illustrator, Figma, Affinity Design or Inkscape. Nice to have but not necessary: basic knowledge of html, css and Javascript.

What hardware/software do I need?

  • A Macbook(Pro)
  • A vector drawing program as mentioned above
  • If possible: a pre-installed version or free trial of Glyphs App
  • Something for making a lot of notes.

For Who?

The workshop is open to everyone interested in typeface design and technology. There is a maximum of 30 participants.

Details

Date: Saturday, February, 15th 2020

Location: GRRR, Sint Antoniesbreestraat 16, Amsterdam

The workshop will be given in English

Ticket price: €50

Lunch, drinks, and snacks are included

Workshop schedule

8:45 Doors open

9:15 Morning Session

13:00 Lunch

13:30 Afternoon Session

17:00 Drinks

17:30 The End

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