Typography in Lights

January 14th - January 18th
Stephanie Lifshutz |

Choosing the right typeface drastically changes how words are interpreted. In this class students will learn how to develop their neon bending skills to read and plan a pattern in order to bring any font imagined to life in lights. We will begin by choosing a type to work and the correct scale and tube size to match the style of the text. Students will experience the difference between bending serif, sans serif, and script fonts, and why some fonts are easier to work with than others. By the end of the week, students should feel confident choosing an appropriate type for their work and seeing through their ideas from start to finish. This class is best suited for students with some previous neon experience, as we will be focused on more advanced skills.

Stephanie Lifshutz
1 Week Intensive | 5 sessions: January 14-18
Weekdays, 6pm - 10pm

This class has access to Student Hours for the semester, dedicated hours open to student use. Glass processes take practice, so utilize this free time in our studios to learn! For details call (718) 625-3685.

Class Schedule
  • Intensive | 5 Sessions: January 14 — January 18
    Monday, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location
UrbanGlass Studio
647 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Instructor

Stephanie Lifshutz

Stephanie Sara Lifshutz is an artist and photographer residing in Brooklyn, NY. She first began working with glass and neon while attending the University of Wisconsin, Madison as a graduate student. 

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