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Type Studio mail out - 26 March 2007
Everything you never knew about OpenType and more!


-- Do you believe in magic? OpenType Demystified
-- Open Up to OpenType WEBCAST
-- fy(t)i: OpenType on
-- Gourmet Typography 2007 Schedule
-- On-site Gourmet Typography Training

Do you believe in magic? OpenType Demystified

Did you miss my article on OpenType in last month's HOW magazine entitled Do you believe in magic? This six page feature explains this exciting new font format in non-technical terms with lot of great visuals. Read why OpenType is becoming the font format of choice for type-savvy designers everywhere. To download a PDF, click here and scroll down.

Open Up to OpenType WEBCAST
April 17, 2007, 2 pm EDT, 11 am PDT

Why all the buzz about OpenType? Is this groundbreaking, new font format all that it is cracked up to be? Join me while I explain, demystify and demonstrate this "smart" new font technology and show how designers can get the most out of its features.

This webcast offers an interactive presentation you can access right from your desktop, with a question-and-answer session following the presentation. Total running time approximately 60 minutes.

Open Up to OpenType is a FREE Educational Webcast by Ilene Strizver hosted by Dynamic Graphics. Regisration is required. Read on for more information and to register.

fy(t)i: OpenType on
For a brief overview on OpenType, click here. To download a PDF of this article, click here.

Gourmet Typography 2007 Schedule
Gourmet Typography Training and other typographic presentations by The Type Studio are held throughout the year. The 2007 schedule includes:

Westport, CT / The Type Studio
Friday, March 30

OpenType Webcast / Dynamic Graphics
Tuesday, April 17

Gourmet Typography Training / AIGA Boston
Friday, May 4

Toronto, CAN / RGD Ontario
Friday, June 15

For an updated schedule, click here.

"I truly want to thank you for teaching this class. I have a whole new outlook on typography. You were incredible. My colleague and I gained an amazing understanding of type. I think we've just scratched the surface. Thank you again!"
– Faith Paben, Brand Marketing Designer

On-site Gourmet Typography Training
Gourmet Typography Training teaches and demonstrates the expert-level typographic skills and aesthetics that are rarely taught in schools or fully understood by professionals. Fill in the gaps in your typographic know-how and learn how to “see” type like you’ve never seen it before.

Bring Gourmet Typography Training right to your facility! Training workshops are customized for groups of any size and designed to fit your specific needs. Sessions are scheduled for your convenience – daytime, evenings or weekends. We will design a program customized for your particular requirements.

For more information, click hereor call The Type Studio at (203) 227-5929.


article posted 26 March 2007 and last updated 26 March 2007.

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