Are you a type criminal? Don’t be afraid to confess — even the most seasoned designer can commit an occasional type crime, by accident or inattention. Join Ilene Strizver of The Type Studio and find out as she discusses the 10 worst type crimes, and signs copies of the newly released 3rd edition of her book, Type Rules! The designer’s guide to professional typography. Whether you are a designer, art director, educator, or student (or even an editor or marketing professional!) don’t miss this opportunity to meet Ilene and experience her dynamic presentation style.
Ilene Strizver, founder of The Type Studio, is a typographic consultant, designer, writer and educator specializing in all aspect of visual communication, from the æsthetic to the technical. Ilene formerly was the Director of Typeface Development for International Typeface Corporation (ITC) where she developed more than 300 notable text and display typefaces. She writes the popular column, fy(t)i For Your Typographic Information for fonts.com, as well as TypeTalk for creativepro.com. Her book, Type Rules! The Designers Guide to Professional Typography, 3rd edition, has received numerous accolades from the type and design community. She conducts her widely acclaimed Gourmet Typography Workshops internationally.
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Together they partner with masterful individuals and companies to produce career critical communication design events and workshops.
What is Push?
PUSH is an ongoing series of handcrafted workshops, salons and events developed to inspire, educate and inform creative professionals, students and educators dedicated to the field of communication design.
Push was developed to expand the learning opportunities of creative professionals at every stage in their careers.
From tips on typography and the lost art of letterpress — to rapidly evolving emerging interactive technologies.
From creating a portfolio for success — to techniques that get your resume noticed. From how to present your best self in an interview — to mapping out a career shift — and more!
PUSH provides the tools and training to keep you pushing toward your goals.
To promote the highest standards of excellence and integrity in communication design by inspiring, educating and informing creative
professionals, students and educators with relevant content and learning opportunities to grow their careers.