In this course you will learn :
- About the materials, the file formats with which you will work and the main functions of the Glyphs program, the Mac software for typography design and font production.
- Some general concepts about the drawing of letters and handle the Bézier curves, the differences between Illustrator and the font creation programs, to draw letters directly with Glyphs, tricks to save time and to create a complete character set.
- How to apply OpenType functions such as ligatures, small caps, etc. to your source. We'll take a look at Python and use programming scripts to automate tasks.