This is an incredible workshop opportunity you don’t want to miss out on…
In this two-day comprehensive hands-on workshop participants will work on their own typeface in progress, and under the guidance of Christian Schwartz, evaluate the typeface and learn how to take it to completion.
Good type is a series of workshops with a focus on lettering design. Established in 2010 in Berlin and periodically organized in and out of Germany, it has already welcomed over 150 attendants who want to learn more about typography. Held by letterer and designer Martina Flor it is tailored for beginners as well as for those with previous experience who want to improve their techniques to draw letters.
The workshop is based on the study of the Spencerian script, which was used in the United States during IXth century. This style, developed from the English Cursive, stands out for its delicately shaded lowercase and prominent capitals, with very intense shadows obtained with a special tool and a pointed pen.
A unique laboratory that combines both: lettering and calligraphy. In a one day intensive session, the participants will explore the two technical approaches as combinatory tools within the same design process.
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.
The class begins at 14.00 and ends at 20.00. More infos: firstname.lastname@example.org
Almstadtstrasse 3 – 10178 Doorbell 105
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!
Held on Saturday, January 26th at ESDIP, this class is orientated to beginners, but it is open to everyone and anyone interested in improving their handwriting skills and calligraphy.