Monthly Archives: July 2012

Announcing FontForge Workshop in Lurs, France, August

UPDATE! The workshop is now discounted by 25% I will run an informal 3-day FontForge-based typeface design workshop in beautiful Lurs, southern France, during August 16-18. This event is intended for beginners and tickets are €100  €76 please contact Camille Boulouis ( to book a place. Workshop Details This 3 day workshop inspires beginners with […]

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ATypI 2012: Proposal Accepted

My proposal to present ttfautohint with Eben Sorkin has been accepted, so I will be in Hong Kong in October! Here is the proposal text: Title: ttfautohint: libre autohinting for web fonts Hinting TrueType fonts can be a slow and expensive process, but it is required by Windows XP, and many fonts lack good hinting […]

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Annoucing Crafting Type

Crafting Type is an intensive 5-Day Digital Type Workshop in Edmonton, Canada. August 27 – 31. Learn more at

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Liveblog of 5th ADCV International Typography Congress, Valencia, 2012: Day 2 and 3

These are live blog notes from the second and third days of ADCV Congresso Tipografia; in Valencia, Spain, in June and July 2012. Usual disclaimer for live blogging: These are informal notes taken by Dave Crossland at the event, and may or may not be similar to what was said by the people who spoke […]

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