Type@Cooper - Digitizing Type: RoboFont for Beginners

Digitizing Type: RoboFont for Beginners


with Troy Leinster




Sat., Jan. 27 – Sun., Jan. 28, 2018
10:00AM – 5:00PM
tuition: $ 440

location: On campus

Got the sketches but don’t know how to go about digitizing and making a typeface in a font editor like RoboFont? We’ll help you import your drawings, setup a trial license of RoboFont and learn how to professionally draw, space and proof your font. This two-day workshop is for graphic designers, those interested in typeface design and those that are ready for a RoboFont refresher.


    Required Materials

  • Mac OS X 10.9+
  • Adobe InDesign


Registration opens on January 4, 2018. Please join the mailing list for updates and reminders about classes, workshops, and free lectures.

Save the date: Sat., Jan. 27, 10:00AM


Instructor: Troy Leinster

Digitizing Type: RoboFont for Beginners
Troy Leinster is an Australian typeface designer at Hoefler & Co in New York City. He holds a Masters Degree in Typeface Design from Type & Media program at The Royal Academy of Art (KABK) in The Hague, and is a graduate of the first Type@Cooper Condensed Program in New York. At H&Co he has collaborated on retail typefaces such as the Ringside superfamily, Peristyle and Operator Mono. 




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