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Thursday, April 4 • 10:00am - 4:30pm
The Type Workshop: Sponsored by Font Bureau LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

A unique aspect of this day-long workshop is that the session leaders will work on your projects. Bring a current idea and they will help you workshop it in the afternoon. Need a view on your brand refresh? Have a new section you’re launching? Interested in extending your type to other platforms? Whatever you are thinking about doing, take the opportunity to get solid advice and direction from these distinguished type experts. Read more about what to expect here.

Sponsored by Font Bureau


10:00 Introductions
10:10   Headline schedules. What we can learn from the 20th century.
10:30   Local = Brand. Why special typography for news publications matters.
10:50   How you can use variable fonts nowPractical tips, fonts and links.
11:10   Unsolicited Redesigns. NYT, WP, LAT.
11:30   Typography in a cross-platform world.

11:50    The Crit: Participants bring type projects* for review by the leaders.
With general discussion. If you don’t bring them, we will grab them off the web
and do instant redesigns.

12:30  Lunch: Provided by Google Fonts

2:00     The Workshop: Participants collaborate with Eduardo, Lucas and Roger for one-on-one sessions on specific projects. Presentations to follow (around 4:00) for open feedback.

* Bring your laptop.

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Roger Black

Since the weekly “LA” in 1972, Roger Black has been chief art director or consultant for publications including Rolling Stone, New York, The New York Times, Newsweek, and Esquire. While continuing to work on publications, he’s on the board at Type Network, distributor of ty... Read More →
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Lucas Czarnecki

Digital Editor, TYPE
Lucas Czarnecki is a typographer and educator. After teaching the first-ever course on Typography and Graphic Design at the University of Virginia, Lucas became a letterpress printer at the Virginia Art of the Book Center, home to the largest collection of moveable type in Virginia. He founded the Charlottesville Design Week, Virginia’s first design festival, and Type365, a typography blog read by thousands... Read More →
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Eduardo Danilo

CEO & Creative Director, Danilo Design Group
Designer, Typographer, Art Director, Information Architect, Technologist, Business Professional. Eduardo Danilo is CEO & Creative Director @ Danilo Design Group