Here are some notes for the students who attended my lectures on October 30 and 31, 2019.
The “very nice” list by Indra Kupferschmid (Educational Discounts):
The Fontstand app:
The other sites I told you about:
https://fontofthemonth.club (I did not tell you about this site, but it’s a nice concept and you get fonts with a perpetual license)
Some names you should know:
- Matthew Carter
- Adrian Frutiger
- Roger Excoffon
Reference books (introduction to typography):
The Elements of Typographic Style
Inside Paragraphs: Typographic Fundamentals
Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works
Typographie : guide pratique [book in FRENCH]
Une initiation à la typographie [book in FRENCH]
Camille Gallet et Anne Denastas
12 short films from the series « Sacrés caractères » [in FRENCH]:
The apps I use for type design (depending on projects):
There is a “mini” version of Glyphs intended for casual type designers.
Another font editor used in the industry is FontLab Studio.
Type design and typography events:
Some typography blogs:
More info about my projects:
Kaltoum (multi-script Latin-Arabic typeface): click here