Initiation to typography – Jul2016 – FR
Initiation to typography 3-day workshop.
Day 1: Review of characters, layout, space, introduction to the the specific vocabulary of typography.
Approach to typesetting using lead characters. Exercise of composition on a business card format.
Day 2: Refining the composition exercise of the previous day.
Review of the material: introduction of the different papers and formats, different inks (ancient and modern)
Day 3: Putting into practice the 2 previous days lessons.
Experimenting by yourself, you will create your own project and print it on paper with a manual paper press.
To learn more about typography: Wikipedia