ECV 2014 students typefaces

During the winter 2014, our students from the ECV Typographic design have to work on a revival of typeface. This project was just a part of a more wider Typographic design course. They really discovered through this project how to draw letterforms, something they never tried in the past.

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ECV 2013 students typefaces

Last semester, our students from the ECV Typographic design have to work on a revival of typeface: Re-création that’s the word we use in French. This project was just a part of a more wider Typographic design course, see the short presentations about their last semester here.

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ECV 2013 students presentations

This master in typographic design started in early 2012, its the second class we have. Our topics cover typography in many area as possible: identity, editorial project, signage, events identity. The group of various instructors that I manage works well. In addition we teach them lettering, and typeface design. We invite also several professional to present they work and share experiences.

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Man of Letters

Matthew Carter? Is the guy who have designed fonts that 99% of people who use Windows everyday never heard but read his work everyday.

Tobias Frere-Jones, helped Carter finish the Verdana bold italic font.

via Typographer.

Textile reference

I like and use Textile from the first day, back around 2003. I found today this nice complete reference in one page.

Type Education

Full of ressources for type design education by Hannes F. Famira.