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Jon Young is a Madrid-based designer and web developer, specializing in typographic projects. When building web apps, he utilizes Django and Gatsby JS. More recently he has begun to develop a love for and specialty in type design.

Work and Education

2018
Taller de TipografĂ­a y Fuentes Variables: A weekend-long intro to variable fonts in Madrid.

2017
TypeParis 2017: 5-week type design program in Paris.

2015
Crafting Type 2015: A weekend-long intro to type design in Madrid.

2006-2020
Independent design and coding studio specializing in typography, visual design, and front end coding. Clients have included: University of Pittsburgh, Phil's Fonts (DC), National Endowment for Democracy (DC).

2000-2006
Designer and developer at Bally Design (Pittsburgh), Phil's Fonts (DC), Staples and Charles (DC), and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

1995-1999
American University (DC): Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design

Colophon

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Fonts in Use: Fuqua, Halyard Text