Type In Berlin

Calligraphy Workshop – Copperplate Capitals


This class is oriented to beginners, but it is open to anyone interested in improving their handwriting skills and calligraphy.

English Copperplate is a calligraphic model developed in the 19th century and it is well known for its simple elegance, thin loops and quick strokes. -

The workshop will be in English and part of the tools are included in the price, just bring a pencil, eraser, an old brush and a long ruler.

Price 55€

The class begins at 14.00 and ends at 20.00. More infos: gs@resistenza.es

Almstadtstrasse 3 – 10178 Doorbell 105

Register here

Cyrillic Type Design Workshop


Interested at trying your hand at some Cyrillic type design? Want to understand better the history and way of writing the fourth most used alphabet in the world? Need some first hand, highly personalized first-hand advise and instruction from a talented native Cyrillic designer?

Next weekend, April 20 & 21st, Alexei Vanyashin will present an intensive 2 day workshop on Cyrillic type design here in Berlin. At only €90 for the two days, the workshop is a real bargain. But space is limited to only 8 people, so good luck getting a spot!

Learn more about the workshop & register at Gidsy

Lettering vs Calligraphy • The Exhibition

Coming to Mota Italic tomorrow, the dynamic duo of Martina Flor and Giuseppe Salerno will show their first complete alphabet after three months of gruilling battles.

The opening is from 7pm with a short talk by Martina and Giuseppe at 7:30.



"In Progress" Project Closing & Font Release Party


From Mota Italic:

Our exhibition/project for January and February was a look at Rob’s process of type design. In Progress shows the steps, iterations, and methodologies of how this specific project unfolded.

This Saturday, Feb 23rd we will celebrate the conclusion of In Progress with a Finissage and Fip font release party. Come by, check out how far the project progressed, and toast with some wine to the release of this new font family!

We’ll also be holding a drawing for fonts during the party. Everyone wins something: either free fonts or huge discounts!

The party will be 6-10pm.