The Resource Learning Type Design., with Charles Nix

Learning Type Design., with Charles Nix

Label
Learning Type Design.
Title
Learning Type Design.
Statement of responsibility
with Charles Nix
Creator
Contributor
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Gain a foundational understanding of typography, and learn how to design your first typeface
  • If you want to become a good type designer, diving into the study of type is beneficial. It's important to know what makes a good face, how details are used to define a family, and how to edit your designs so that they look well balanced and consistent, not off-kilter. In this course, join Charles Nix as he sets you on the right path with best practices and details on how to achieve a cohesive collection of letters. He helps you understand exactly what makes a typeface great, explores tools, methods, and materials, shows how to draw the basic glyphs, and explains how to produce a functioning font
Cataloging source
lynda.com
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nix, Charles
LC call number
LDC577367
PerformerNote
Presenter: Charles Nix. Charles Nix is a designer, typographer, and educator. He has designed hundreds of books and typefaces, and for more than 20 years, has taught at the Parsons School of Design, where he has served as chairman of communication design. He is also chairman emeritus of the board of the Type Directors Club, an international organization dedicated to furthering typographic excellence, and a senior type designer at Monotype
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
lynda.com (Firm)
Runtime
106
Technique
live action
Label
Learning Type Design., with Charles Nix
Link
http://www.wccls.org/lynda
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
06/07/2017
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(LDC)LDC577367
System details
Latest version of the following browsers: Chrome, Safari,Firefox, or Internet Explorer. Adobe Flash Player Plugin. JavaScriptand cookies must be enabled. A broadband Internet connection
Label
Learning Type Design., with Charles Nix
Link
http://www.wccls.org/lynda
Publication
Copyright
Note
06/07/2017
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(LDC)LDC577367
System details
Latest version of the following browsers: Chrome, Safari,Firefox, or Internet Explorer. Adobe Flash Player Plugin. JavaScriptand cookies must be enabled. A broadband Internet connection
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