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Pascal Zoghbi

Pascal Zoghbi

29Letters | Founder

Talk:
Arabic Type Anatomy & Guidlines

Day 3 | 15th April 2017
10:30 - 11:00

Coming from
Beirut | Lebanon

Pascal Zoghbi
Pascal Zoghbi
Pascal Zoghbi
Pascal Zoghbi
Pascal Zoghbi
Pascal Zoghbi

About the talk

The talk will focus on the educational and professional experiences Pascal Zoghbi had during his 10 years as a type designer and typography teacher and uncovers his knowledge on Arabic typography.

About Pascal Zoghbi

 

If anyone deserves to be called a word wizard, Pascal Zoghbi is a solid contender. Pascal founded 29Letters in 2006 and has since created a notable collection of contemporary Arabic and multilingual typefaces. He has since been passing on the wizardry and teaching typography courses at design schools in Lebanon and the UAE.

Workshop: Type Design Process

Pascal Zoghbi
29Letters, Founder

Day 3 | 15th April 2017
19:10 - 22:10

Level
Professional Graphic Designers or Graduating Students with knowledge of Arabic

Type Design Process
Type Design Process
Type Design Process
Type Design Process
Type Design Process
Type Design Process
Type Design Process
Type Design Process

About

About | Learn the Type Design Process through the following phases:
1. Sketching type
2. Drawing type
3. Digitising type
4. Spacing type
5. Generating type

Enjoy a quick introductory lecture and then dive straight in to designing an Arabic letter of your choice.

4 Things You’ll Take Home
1. Understanding of Arabic type anatomy and guidelines
2. Understanding type sketching and drawing
3. Comprehending the type design process
4. Receiving basic technical information about font mastering

Workshop Preparations
• Don’t forget your Laptop
• Install Adobe Illustrator (there is a trial version) and Glyphs 2
• Bring with you any books on Arabic Typography or Calligraphy

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