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Design Fundamentals: Typography

with Justin Seeley

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About The Class

Type Is Integral To Good Design

Well-organized typography is an integral part of good graphic design. Learn how to do it right in Graphic Design: Typography with Justin Seeley. He will take you through the basics of Typefaces, fonts, and the anatomy of letter forms.

Justin will teach you how to work with type so it accurately and beautifully conveys information.

You’ll learn about:

  • Key Typography Terms
  • Anatomy of Type
  • Placement and Arrangement
  • Ensuring Readability
  • The Psychology of Type

You’ll get all the basics for working with type and get helpful insights on developing layouts, improving legibility, and adding details.

Every designer works with type – learn the rules for how type influences our perception, and how to get it right every time Graphic Design Fundamentals: Type with Justin Seeley.

Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Class Introduction and Typography Basics

  2. 02

    Key Typography Terms

  3. 03

    Typeface Vs. Font

  4. 04

    Anatomy of Type

  5. 05

    Placement and Arrangement

  6. 06

    Ensuring Readability

  7. 07

    The Psychology of Type

  8. 08

    Typography in Practice


Meet Your Expert

Justin Seeley

"Educating the World One Pixel at a Time" - Justin Seeley is an experienced software trainer, graphic designer, and entrepreneur with his finger on the pulse of the social web. He is the creator and host of the Photoshop Quicktips Podcast, a ... read more

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    I found it an excellent and complete introduction to a difficult subject! I amply recommend it. Laura

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