May 19, 2012 · 10:00 AM
RSVP through Eventbrite:
When: May 19th at 10am-2pm
Where: Adobe HQ in San Francisco
Who: Sean McBride (Engineer + Dev @typekit)
What: An @font-face CSS3 Workshop to teach us how to create gorgeous typography with:
- text shadows
- text gradients
- trendy web fonts
- retro typography
- modern typography
- and more!
We will be serving brunch, coffee and we will raffle tickets to MobileBeat 2012 Conference - VentureBeat's mobile design conference, a Typekit plan, O'Reilly Media books and more!
Also stop by ZenCash's station for a delicious morning treat.
See you there!
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About Sean McBride:
Sean McBride, engineer and web developer at Typekit, will teach how to create gorgeous modern and retro typography for the web using @font-face and CSS.
He's excited about bringing more from our rich design heritage to the web using web fonts and new CSS3 features available today. Before Typekit, Sean worked at Google as a User Experience Web Developer and taught HTML/CSS/JS within the company.
Learn more about Typekit:
Built around web standards, our service gives designers and developers a subscription-based library of hosted, high-quality fonts to use on their websites.They have over 250,000 customers including some of the largest sites on the web today: The New York Times, Conde Nast, IGN, Twitter, and many others. We are also actively integrating Typekit into hosted platforms—such as WordPress, TypePad, and Posterous—so that anyone with a website can use real fonts.
* Tickets are transferrable but non-refundable