Workshops and inspiration sessions
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Teambuilding, professional development and client sessions

Typography is the interface between consumer and what is consumed. Type is at the intersection of anticipation and experience, yet we generally pay little attention to it. Instead, we look past it to the experience it describes, unaware of the assumptions we have formed and the choices we have made based on the look of the words.

 
 

Having a better understanding of this empowers brands to communicate more effectively, gives us tools to create positive behaviour change, and enables us all to make better-informed choices. Discovering this through games and demonstrations is lots of fun!

Combining type and semiotics with new ideas in science and design underpins Sarah’s approach. She creates exciting and original workshops and events that reveal the power of typography, highlight the language of social culture or tell the story of a brand.

“Absolutely amazing! Lots of activities to figure things out for ourselves. Very interactive, loved the visual elements and the games” adidas / “Brilliantly delivered and such a clever structure that engaged us all” D&AD / “Wasn’t sure how relevant a session on fonts would be to me. BUT I was so wrong!” WGSN

Formats

Inspiration and teambuilding sessions

Ice breaker, breakout and pre-project client activities

Workshops and masterclasses

A 30-minute interactive talk makes a great client conversation starter, read a review here

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Workshops and talks for students

Students visiting from overseas or UK-based universities and colleges

Sarah delivers workshops, talks and courses for schools, colleges and universities, she is aslo a guest tutor for colleges both in the UK and abroad. She has worked with students including those from the Ecole Intuit Lab Mumbai, Cal Poly, Portland State University, RMIT Melbourne, Shillington and VIA University College Denmark.

Hidden messages in London’s typography

“My friends and I had an amazing time at the workshop! Even the non design majors. It was honestly one of the highlights of my trip, so thank you for that!” Victoria, Stevenson University, USA.

All sessions for universities and colleges

I was absolutely blown away by the cool theories” or that a workshop “really opened my mind and impacted me in a powerful way” to “It isn’t just about what type looks like; it is about how it makes you feel” and “wow type history is really interesting!”.

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Workshops for individual bookings

Please visit the calendar for the full list of workshops and events for individuals to attend.

Hidden messages in London’s typography

This is the evocative story of London street signs and what they communicate to us, often on a subconscious level. £65 (£55 earlybird), 2.5 hours.

Sunday 23rd June, 10.30am–1pm

Sunday 23rd June, 3pm–5.30pm

Sunday 14th July, 10.30am–1pm

Sunday 14th July, 3pm–5.30pm

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Event photos by David Owens.