GlyphsSDK: Write Your Own Glyphs Plugin

TYPO Labs 2016 Unlock the magic behind fonts | Thuesday, 10 May | 10:00 am | Classroom 1

Thanks to the great work of Yanone, Glyphs 2.3 sports an updated API and an all-new SDK, which make extending Glyphs truly easy. This classroom takes you through the creation of two plugins, and points you to useful resources for writing your own code.

Required: MacBook with OS X 10.9.5+, Glyphs 2.3 and your favourite text editor (e.g., TextMate or Sublime). Basic knowledge of Python recommended.


Georg Seifert

Type Designer, Software Developer (Berlin)

Bauhaus University graduate Georg Seifert (b. 1978 in Halle an der Saale, Germany) is a type designer and a software developer. His typeface families Graublau Sans and Graublau Slab have become international bestsellers. He co-developed the typeface for the new Berlin Airport. He is most well known, however, for the…

Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer

Type Designer (Vienna)

Rainer Erich (‘Eric’) Scheichelbauer was born in Vienna, and studied photography, philosophy and Dutch. Today, he creates and produces typefaces, gives type design workshops, translates Dutch books on typography into German, and writes articles and Python scripts. He joined the Glyphs team in 2012, and has been writing tutorials and the handbook ever since.

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