DMD-103 Typography

Course Description: This course is an introduction to the history of type and the use of the letterform in digital design. The student will use software tools to develop a creative understanding of and a technical competence in using type as both a holder of content and an integral part of digital design.


  1. Read about my experience creating a custom font based on my handwriting (in FontForge)…

Downloads & Resources

BlueJayJay Handwriting font (TTF)




Previous Class Projects

Typographic Illustrations

Text-Based Typographic Posters

Original Fonts - Showcase Posters