This workshop will get you started with Glyphs, ‘the font editor for the rest of us’. You will start a professional font project and go through all the steps necessary for producing an OpenType font. Attendees can purchase Glyphs at a discount price.
Requirements: MacBook with OS X 10.7 or later, no type design experience required.
Rainer Erich (‘Eric’) Scheichelbauer was born in Vienna, Austria, and designs typefaces, works for other type designers, teaches type design and typography at a graphic art school, holds type design workshops, writes articles for a design magazine, writes Python scripts, translates Dutch books on typography into German and writes the glyphsapp.com blog and the Glyphs handbook. Eric recently completed both a philosophy and a Dutch studies degree. He shares his time between Vienna and Rotterdam.