By Rachel Elnar @ TypeEd
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Typography Dojo is the place where we explore the traditions and techniques in the practice of type and typography with lessons and insights from visual design masters. Join me to learn more about typesetting, readability, hand lettering, editorial design, type design, Calligraphy, logo design and how they improve graphic communication.
||Clean011. Steven Bonner: Typography of Whisky||Having built a career as a design every man, Steven Bonner nurtures a flexible approach that works across all creative disciplines. He takes a blank canvas approach to each brief that has helped him develop a varied skillset over years, leading to a...||10/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean010. Martina Flor: Wondermaking||We chat with Martina Flor about her side projects and teaching, as well as dive deep into her creative process. We also talk a lot about creative community.||8/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean009. Chank Diesel: Fun Fonts||The original interview was recorded on May 26, 2017. Font designer Chank Diesel was born Charles Anderson, but neighbors called him "Chanky," after Spanky from the Little Rascals. He has been running his Minneapolis-based type house and art...||6/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean008. Angela Southern: Bespoke Lettering||In this podcast episode, we talk to Angela about her inspirations and her path in how she got into lettering (spoiler alert: Trader Joe’s)!||6/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean007. Terrance Weinzierl: Adventures In Kerning & Curiosity||Terrance Weinzierl is an in-house type designer at Monotype where most of his time is dedicated to custom fonts.||6/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit006. Paul Mendoza: The Hollywood Font||Paul Mendoza and I chat about Courier as the linchpin behind the scenes of Los Angeles typography. As the standard face for all motion picture and television screenplays, Courier's monospaced letterforms built the City of Angels into the entertainment||5/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean005. Gemma O’Brien: The Future Of Typography Is Human||What is the future of typography, as our lives are becoming more digital? Gemma O'Brien is on the show from her studio in Sydney, Australia, and she will explore this question while we have a conversation about her philosophy behind the trend of authent||5/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean004. Steve Rachwal: Phototypesetting & Cold Type||Steve Rachwal used to work as a typesetter at EllaType on Sunset Boulevard from 1985 to 1988 on the Berthold phototypesetting computer system.||5/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean003. Rod Cavazos: Playful Perspectives on Type Design||We chat with Rod Cavazos, Principal Type Designer at PSY/OPS, who’s created dozens of typefaces for top tier corporations and brands, schools and nonprofits, and even a couple of governments.||4/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean002. Nikki Villagomez: Culture + Typography||We speak with Nikki Villagomez, an avid letterhunter and the author of Culture + Typography: How Culture Affects Typography.||4/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean001. Talking About Type||In the first episode of Typography Dojo, Rachel Elnar gives you a sneak peek of what you can expect in our upcoming sessions.||4/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Fantastic conversation on typography
This is a must listen for anyone working with letters—lettering, calligraphy, type design, or type usage. From makers to users, the type community will find a wonderful resource here. Rachel is a wonderful hostess and asks great questions to get the best content from her guests. And the guests are a fine selection of the best in the typograpy world. This is the perfect companion to the Dojo crowdcast.
If you are passionate about typography...
Listen to this podcast. Enjoyable.
Anyone who works with type would love this.
A place to discuss, develop and practice!