It is with great pride (and slightly bleary eyes) that I can announce Web Type West, Type Camp’s first ever conference! For those of you that have known me for a while, you know that I’ve been creating conferences for nearly 15 years. I’ve jumped back into it primarily because... Continue Reading.
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We tried something new with this calligraphy day camp in Vancouver – we met on 2 Saturdays, 2 weeks apart so that everyone could have time to let all the forms percolate and settle a bit. Turns out, it was a good idea because not only did the camp sell... Continue Reading.
For our first ever down south (and out east) camp, we were in a lovely B&B in the heart of Asheville, North Carolina right at peak leaf time. It was cozy and comforting and that’s not even when the the smell of strong coffee, freshly baked banana bread, and a... Continue Reading.
We had a wonderful weekend in Calgary with two sold-out 1-day script lettering workshops! They were held at the ever-so-funky Fluevog store on 8th Avenue in the downtown core; we were upstairs in the ‘Flueseum’ – a combo exhibition space of Fluevogs and cafe/lounge space. A perfect spot for working... Continue Reading.
On 21 September, I will speak about the importance of typography at Vancouver’s own TEDX! It takes place at SFU in Burnaby – go here for more information or to register.
We’ve just announced the new camps for the autumn – and we have lots to choose from! Because the one-day Professional Urban Training camp format proved to be so successful this spring, we are adding 3 more to the calendar.
The Vancouver Script Lettering workshop at Fluevog was so... Continue Reading.
Our time in Takamatsu was fantastic! We had great campers in a great city with great food, what more could one ask for?
I kept a blog while I was there and hope to have it online shortly. And yes, I even learned a bit of Japanese beyond ‘Muji’, ‘Uniqlo’,... Continue Reading.