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Type & Lettering Design Crit by Max Phillips of Signal Foundry

When:
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
19:00 - 21:00


Where:
Wework Charlemont Exchange
Charlemont Street
Dublin, D02 VN88 Ireland

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Cost:
Member cost: €25
Non-member cost: €45






Max Phillips of Signal Type Foundry and Design Enterprise Skillnet will host a crit workshop on September 10th 2019, from 7-9pm.

Bring your typeface and lettering designs in progress. We’ll help you develop and refine them. Works in all stages are welcome, from pencil sketches to laser proofs, as are all levels of experience. We’ll identify strong and weak points, help you clarify your thinking, assess and give tips for improving technical quality, and develop task lists for bringing your work to the next level. Please print designs out on A4 or A3 sheets when possible, but we’ll be happy to discuss whatever you’ve got: lettering, wordmarks, type designs, or experiments. Conducted by Max Phillips of Signal Type Foundry.

We know that you may be coming from work – refreshments will be served from 6:30pm.

Location:

Wework Charlemont Exchange, Charlemont St, Dublin 2, D02 VN88

Cost:

  • Members: €25
  • Non-Members: €45

About The Trainer

New York-born, Dublin-based designer Max Phillips is the proprietor of the Signal Type Foundry & Drawing Office, which specialises in type design, lettering, and branding. A former novelist and toy designer, he now makes useful, attractive things for clients like An Post, Bewley’s, CBS, Christie’s, Citi, FAO Schwarz, and Trinity College Dublin, and collaborates with studios and agencies in Ireland and abroad. His work has been recognised by, among others, the Type Directors Club of New York, Communication Arts, Graphis, the International Society of Typographic Designers, ICAD, and the 100 Archive.

Design Enterprise Skillnet training focuses on helping designers and creatives in their careers and their business to up-skill their teams and attract and service clients in a rapidly changing commercial landscape. Visit here for more upcoming events & workshops for 2019.









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