Type Tips and Tricks
OCTOBER 20, 2016, 6:15-9:15 P.M.
NOTE THE EARLIER TIME!
JOIN US at the
WEST HOLLYWOOD LIBRARY COMMUNITY ROOM
625 N. San Vicente Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Gain expertise on typography and InDesign. Hear tips and techniques for choosing, combining, setting professional level type, including:
• Hyphenation and justification settings
• The importance of paragraph, character, and object styles
• Managing widows, orphans, and runts
• Working with layout and baseline grids
About the Presenter
Nigel French is a graphic designer, author, artist, and trainer based in the feisty town of Lewes, East Sussex, UK. He is author of InDesign Type: Professional Typography with Adobe InDesign, published in its third edition by Adobe Press, and more than 30 titles in the lynda.com online training library. He also writes a type-related column for InDesign Magazine. His website is www.nigelfrench.com — one of these days he will update it.
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