This Introduction to Copperplate Calligraphy course is designed specifically for beginners to pointed pen calligraphy, but open and beneficial to those of all skill levels. It is meant to be a fundamental course with hands on guidance and one-on-one instructions. You will walk away with a solid foundation of the fundamentals of Calligraphy and the knowledge to train your eyes and hands to create beautiful script for the rest of your life!
This six hour 3D lettering workshop presents the fundamentals of letterform construction, from its origin in calligraphy to the methods of adding a three dimensional aspect to lettering using James' technique. This Austin workshop is intended for all skill levels.
This six hour 3D lettering workshop presents the fundamentals of letterform construction, from its origin in calligraphy to the methods of adding a three dimensional aspect to lettering using James' technique. This San Francisco workshop is intended for all skill levels.
This six hour 3D lettering workshop presents the fundamentals of letterform construction, from its origin in calligraphy to the methods of adding a three dimensional aspect to lettering using James' technique. This New York workshop is intended for all skill levels.
In a world of tech-sans-boringness, a custom logotype is a glorious way to add a unique flair to your own brand and your clients’ brand. We'll dive deep into understanding the nuances of creating a custom lettered logotype for a wide variety of applications. This workshop is for all skill levels from beginners to experts. Get ready to make some magic!
Goodtype is excited to present Freelance and Business and Stuff, a workshop by Amy and Jennifer Hood of Hoodzpah Design Co. A 4 hour deep dive on: contracts, pricing, quoting, how to gain clients, how to pitch proofs and more!
Students, freelancers, entrepreneurs, aspiring entrepreneurs, business owners, and non-designers welcome. Workshop limited to 25 people.
This workshop is SOLD OUT.
Goodtype is excited to present Creative Hand Lettering & Composition with Tara Johnston, a workshop where Tara will breakdown the anatomy of letters and teach you how to approach your lettering style with efficient and straightforward strategies and layouts.
This is intended to be an intro level workshop. However, all level letterers and illustrators are welcome because everyone approaches lettering in a unique way. No matter your level, you will definitely add new lettering skills to your toolbox.
Goodtype is excited to present The Art of Skate: Lettering & Illustration on Skate Decks with Eric Friedensohn aka Efdot.
This workshop is for beginner and intermediate level lettering artists or illustrators. You will learn to create original pieces of art on skate decks using Krink paint markers and products.
We are excited to present Hand Lettering Fundamentals with Annica Lydenberg of Dirty Bandits! This is an intro level class for anyone getting started with hand lettering that is looking to expand their go-to styles.
Looking to meet other letterers and graphic designers in your community? Join us to show designer/letterer Nick Misani some Texas hospitality with a casual Saturday evening meet-up of creatives with the Goodtype and AIGA Austin community happening at Native Hostel.
Learn the ins and outs of historical lettering design with a focus on Art Deco typography. Popular in the 1920s and 30s, Art Deco embodied glamour, luxury, exuberance, and technology. During this four-hour class, Nick will share methods for creating lettering evocative of that time. Topics will include uppercase letterforms, ligatures, scripts, ornamentation, and patterns. All materials included.
Hey New York, looking to meet other letterers and graphic designers in your community? Join us for a casual Sunday meeting of creatives in your area at the Goodtype Community Meet-Up happening at The Jane Hotel from Noon to 2pm on Sunday, January 21st! Meet the founder of Goodtype, Brooke Robinson and learn all about what Goodtype will be up to in 2018!
Goodtype is excited to present Creating a Logotype with Will Paterson! A course for those looking to learn more about logo design.
What is a logotype? A logotype, also known as a "word mark" is a brand name styled as a logo.
The workshop will cover how to draw a logotype from scratch. This will include how to come up with new ideas for letterforms as well as how to refine and test the logotype so it stands on its own as a consistent logo.
Goodtype is excited to present "Freelance Isn't Free" a workshop focused on the business side of being a freelance creative. A course for those who are considering going freelance or have already gone freelance and are overwhelmed by all that comes with working for yourself.
This workshop will take the guesswork out being a freelance creative and give you the knowledge and skills to kickstart your self-made creative career with confidence.
Goodtype is excited to present Intro to iPad Lettering with Stefan Kunz!
Goodtype hosts the very talented Carla Hackett and Barbara Enright, all the way from Australia, to bring you an evening of Brush Lettering. An introductory workshop focused on script lettering styles and how find your own personal brush lettering style.
Join Lauren Hom and Goodtype founders Brooke Robinson and Emily Crubaugh for a Goodtype get together open to the Los Angeles lettering community. Meet local lettering artists and fellow letter lovers.
RSVP through Eventbrite so we know you're coming and to get location details!
People signed up so quickly for Lauren Hom's workshop in LA, we decided to add an event in San Francisco! Please join us with one of our favorite badass lady letterers.