Generating an OpenType font (Mac only)


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Generating an OpenType font (Mac only)

In this movie we're going to generate an open type font from Glyphs Mini and then we're going to install it on the Mac because we saw how to install a font on the PC using the font control panel in the previous chapter. Now generating a font at least from this program, is a three step process. The first thing you want to do is go up to the File Menu, and choose the Font Info command or you can press command+I for info. And the reason you want to do this is you want to give your font a Family Name.

In my case I'm calling mine Fire Up. You want to name the Style. And this happens to be a bold version of this font, for what it's worth. And it is a bold version of the regular font where I had to create such a font, and I'll show you what that looks like in a moment. But you do want to name your style. It doesn't matter what you name it, you can call it anything you want. But you do want to give it a name and you can go ahead and decide that it's going to be the bold version or t...

Generating an OpenType font (Mac only)
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Generating an OpenType font (Mac only) provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Designing a Retro-Style Superhero

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Design
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Illustrator Photoshop
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