tmgasu on 7/14/2021 5:10:35 PM
Cyprus High School
(Adobe Illustrator: Plug-in)
Font designing software. Users can create custom letters, numbers, symbols, and glyphs, then install them as a usable font assigned to standard keys on the keyboard.
Fontself Maker is an extension for Illustrator and Photoshop CC to quickly turn any lettering into OpenType fonts.
40% educational discount available. Usually $59.00 for both Illustrator and Photoshop license.
Students will understand principles of typography.
Identify typeface classifications and their uses. (Serif, Sans-serif, Script, Decorative – see
Know and apply the following concepts:
• Understand that fonts are grouped together in families and given a family name (i.e.
• Utilize the three basic categories of type styles (normal, bold, italic).
• Apply typeface design (serif, sans-serif, script, decorative).
• Apply copyfitting techniques (leading, kerning, tracking, alignment, point size).
• Apply basic text alignment (left, right, centered, and justified).
Create a project demonstrating knowledge of typography.