Type@Cooper - Sketching Type: Exploring Variables

Sketching Type: Exploring Variables


with James Edmondson




Sat., Feb. 03 – Sun., Feb. 04, 2018
10:00AM – 5:00PM
location: The Monotype Classroom at Letterform Archive

In this two-day intensive, students will learn various sketching techniques to work efficiently, and explore ideas in a way that is fun and loose. This course will cover core principles of lettering and type design, and a special emphasis on extremes in weight and width.


    Required Materials

  • pencils
  • markers
  • erasers
  • white out



Instructor: James Edmondson

Sketching Type: Exploring Variables
After graduating from California College of the Arts, James received a masters from the TypeMedia program at The Royal Academy of Art in The Hague, Netherlands. James lives in San Francisco, and runs OH no Type Company, an independent foundry focussed on display faces and expressive lettering.

• OH no Type Co



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