Basics in typedesign, marketing and font publishing
with
Hannes von Döhren

 

There are a lot of steps to go from the idea of a letter to sell a whole font. Every step has his own requirements. Which font style? How many weigths? Publishing by yourself or by a typefoundry? In this workshop I'll give you a rough overview of basic typedesign, marketing and how many ways there are to sell a font.

 

If you have 100% passion for letters, lettering or fonts, the first step is already done.

 

Required material:

One font idea / sketches in any font program, laptop, any font program installed.

 

Required skills:

Basic skills in any font program.

 

 

typography workshop

Basics in typedesign, marketing
and font publishing

with HANNES VON DÖHREN

FEBRUARY 19.—22., 2015

VIENNA / AUSTRIA

 

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ABOUT HANNES VON DÖHREN

Hannes von Döhren was born in Berlin, Germany. After completing his studies in graphic design, he worked in an advertising agency in Hamburg. Since 2008 he runs his own type foundry HVD Fonts. Within the last years he has released several type families like Brevia, Livory, ITC Chino, FF Basic Gothic, Reklame Script, Pluto, Pluto Sans and Brandon Grotesque which was the most successful release at MyFonts in 2010. In 2011 he has received the Certificate of Excellence in Type Design from the Type Directors Club NY.

 

www.hvdfonts.com