Freelance and Business and Stuff with Amy & Jennifer Hood of Hoodzpah Design Co.
Sep
22
10:00 AM10:00

Freelance and Business and Stuff with Amy & Jennifer Hood of Hoodzpah Design Co.

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. 

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Creative Hand Lettering & Composition with Tara Johnston
Aug
18
11:00 AM11:00

Creative Hand Lettering & Composition with Tara Johnston

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.

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The Art of Skate: Lettering & Illustration on Skate Decks with Efdot
Jul
14
11:00 AM11:00

The Art of Skate: Lettering & Illustration on Skate Decks with Efdot

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.

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Crayligraphy with Colin Tierney
Feb
10
10:00 AM10:00

Crayligraphy with Colin Tierney

  • 213 West 35th Street, 6th Floor, Suite 609 New York, NY (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this day long class, Colin will give a short introduction into the art of calligraphy followed by in-depth tutorials of the basic fundamentals and techniques to achieve stylistic results and incorporating your writing into a hand lettered piece.

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Art Deco Lettering with Nick Misani
Feb
3
12:00 PM12:00

Art Deco Lettering with Nick Misani

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.

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Goodtype Community Meet-Up NYC
Jan
21
12:00 PM12:00

Goodtype Community Meet-Up NYC

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!

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Creating a Logotype with Will Paterson
Jan
20
11:00 AM11:00

Creating a Logotype with Will Paterson

  • 251 Post Street, 6th Floor, Suite 610 San Francisco, CA (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

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.

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The Business of Freelancing with Drew Lakin
Dec
3
12:00 PM12:00

The Business of Freelancing with Drew Lakin

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.

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