TypeEd transforms graphic designers into directors by teaching the design skills needed to deliver visually-persuasive messages, growing careers and companies.


For individual designers

Do great work & show others how design communicates to readers.

Know how humans read and apply those principles to your work using methods practiced from the beginning of typographic history.

For design departments & teams

Double your team’s efficiency & performance with a proven process.

Boost efficiency and smarter processes with a program or design system developed to  help save time, project budgets, and headaches.

Companies Who Trust Us To Train Their Teams

Upcoming In-Person Classes

Intermittent classes and workshops held in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and around the country in partnership with AIGA chapters will be back. Please back check here in the Fall, our Facebook page, or post your email address in the chat widget below to be notified of calendar updates.

Self-Led Online Classes

Type 1: The Basics of Characters & Words

Type 1: The Basics of Characters & Words

Type 2: The Necessities of Sentences & Paragraphs

Type 2: The Necessities of Sentences & Paragraphs


Focus on design for readers

Practice a typographic method based on reading science that speaks to readers, simplifies messages,  and communicates brand integrity.


a mindset that lasts a lifetime

Gain the mindset and skills that are not taught in college or on the job to increase your value to employers, clients and colleagues.


turning designers into directors

Our alumni family of over 650 enthusiastic designers continually hone their typography training with our monthly Q&A calls and support.

What Our Students Are Saying (read more testimonials)

Michael makes the subject of typography a manageable and memorable experience. His instruction was a strong influence in designing the portfolio that led to my acceptance at the Art Center College of Design.”
— Jena Myung, Graphic Designer & Art Center College of Design Graduate
Since TypeEd, we are much more efficient with our process. The awards that we have won through organizations such as CASE and UCDA have helped to elevate the reputation of our university.”
— Kandace Selnick, Graphic Designer, University of La Verne
In less than three months of joining, my freelance business is taking off! While it’s been crazy learning the ropes of the business, it feels great to know I can call on the TypeEd Team for support.”
— Michelle Garcia, Graphic Designer & Owner at MeeshWorks

We educate graphic designers about the importance of readability for the success of graphic communications.

Online Courses

Learn fundamentals to help inform and increase the efficiency and efficacy of your design work.

Group Training

Multi-week training programs with group coaching support for accountability and progress. 

1-on-1 Mentoring

Personal consultations to address typography, design projects, portfolios, workflow and more.

On the Blog

Video Training & Interviews from our YouTube Channel

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