Lettering in English
Lettering is found everywhere from quotes on instagram to handwritten menus. In this course you will learn from scratch how to create your own professional lettering pieces.
You start with basic exercises to practice making shapes and brush strokes. Then you will move on to practice writing the alphabet, words and phrases with the help of guide sheets. Together with your course leader you will also learn different styles of lettering, try different technics and will work with different materials and tools. By the end of the course you will create your own project for example a postcard, logo, business card, wedding invitation or a print for a canvas bag.
- The materials and tools
- Letter anatomy and typography basics
- Inspirational examples and where to find them
- Different styles of lettering and techniques
- Create your own project
Prior knowledge required
This course is for both beginners and for those who have already some lettering experience but would like to try new technics or add to their skills.
Bring brush pen, fine liner, pencil and eraser to your first class. Further on you will also need water brush, watercolour, ink, brush and a plastic palette. Cost for materials is not included in the course fee.
Visit webpages of Mattonbutiken, Panduro or Penstore.se to find affordable materials.
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