C L A S S || T W E N T Y

Swap Glyphs files and proofs with a partner. Look through and make notes on each other's curve construction, alignment, spacing and use of vertical metrics/font-naming: see checklist. Mark up proofs, and discuss. Class time to work/Individual Feedback.

Move to Round 07 proof (You made it to the full 26 letters!) 

Research for your specimen project:

  1. collect examples of specimens you like: go past the pinterest boards! Look in the library for old specimen books. 
  2. collect texts you can use that elucidate the character of you typeface: if it's playful, maybe you choose an irreverent text, choose some key words that show off your favorite letterforms.
  3. collect inspiration for unconventional ways you can show of the letterforms. You already have a Specimen in your portfolio from Intro to Typography, so let's do something really spectacular (a.k.a. different) here!

Read Forms of the Letters from Walter Tracy's Letters of Credit Numerals from the same.