Online Course: Understanding Kerning & Tracking
A new free course in the Typography.Guru Academy.
Introducing Fontstand News
Fontstand News wants to promote in-depth debate about type.
I Love Typography is now a font reseller
Run by John Boardley, Nadine Chahine and Julia Hiles, the I Love Typography website is now an online shop for fonts, starting out with around 600 font families by 40 foundries.
AI Can Now Copy Text Style in Images Using Just a Single Word
Facebook is introducing TextStyleBrush, an AI research project that can copy the style of text in a photo using just a single word. With this AI model, you can edit and replace text in images.
Arabic Calligraphy Online Course: Learn Kufic Script
A course by Joumana Medlej. Explore the ancient Arabic script style of Kufic by learning to write a short text using traditional artistic practices
Size-Specific Spacing of Fonts
“Type design must consider not only the shape of the letters, but also the white space around them, which is essential for the ease of reading.”