Thursday, May 24, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM (ET)
The Type Directors Club, New York, NY
Every creative professional, including the most seasoned designer, can benefit from learning to communicate more effectively with type. These three sessions will give you the expert-level typographic skills and aesthetics necessary to master your typography, and visibly improve your work. Gourmet Typography Training will sharpen your eye and reignite your passion for typography.[More details at the link.]
About the Speaker
Ilene Strizver, founder of The Type Studio and TypeCast Webinars, is a typographic consultant, designer, writer and educator specializing in all aspects of visual communication, from the æsthetic to the technical. Ilene formerly was the Director of Typeface Development for International Typeface Corporation (ITC), where she developed more than 300 notable text and display typefaces.
She writes the popular column, fy(t)i: For Your Typographic Information for fonts.com, as well as TypeTalk for creativepro.com. Her book, Type Rules! The Designer's Guide to Professional Typography, 3rd edition, has received numerous accolades from the type and design community. Ilene is known for her lively and passionate presentation style, and conducts her widely acclaimed Gourmet Typography Workshops internationally.