To accompany the release of her new book Mastering Type: The Essential Guide to Typography for Print and Web Design, Denise Bosler has created a brand new HOW University course called Mastering Typography (get the details). She’s also launched a site for the book that offers a great sneak preview, so you can see exactly what it has to offer. (You can get an even more in depth look at the book during a free webinar with Denise on June 19.)
WORKSHOP BEGINS: 07-30-2012
WORKSHOP LENGTH: 4 weeks
TUITION: $199.00 ($179 for Design Insiders)
INSTRUCTOR: Denise Bosler
Type is at the heart of all forms of visual communication. In this course, instructor Denise Bosler expands upon the foundations of typography, and provides an understanding of type as a means of creating a visual experience. Learn about organization, relationships, composition, message, experimentation and using expressive typography to solve complex visual problems. Relevant design history and theory are examined in relation to these ideas as well. You’ll have the opportunity to broaden your overall understanding of type, and then dig in and push the limits of your typographic creativity!
In this course you’ll:
- Get an overview of the foundations including letterforms and the history of typography
- Explore typographic organization and page layout
- Learn to balance form and function in typographic problem solving
- Visualize abstract concepts through experimental typography and layout
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