The First Steps of Hand-Lettering: Concept to Sketch (Lettering I)'s Full Profile
Style a phrase you love. Share it forever. Count us among the thousands transforming our handwriting into artful drawings. In this 2-hour class, the talented Mary Kate McDevitt reveals the first steps of hand-lettering and inspires us to concept, design, and letter words for any use—a poster, magazine, t-shirt, or anything else we imagine. Plus, the impressive class project gallery speaks volumes for her clear guidance on common missteps, conceptual illustration, and digitization. We're sharpening our pencils. Learn by doing. Find a quote, title, or phrase that speaks to you, and develop an illustrative concept that matches its mood and tone. Using your favorite drawing materials, create a hand-letter sketch that's meaningful, lasting, and inspiring. Watch 16 video lessons. Researching and Brainstorming. Research and brainstorm ideas for your hand-lettered phrase, as well as different possible applications. Sketching. Sketch out concepts that fit your idea. Exploring Styles. Develop a clear concept and explore styles appropriate to the application—all while keeping your style. Finalizing. Finalize a drawing that is ready to scan. Also see: The Final Steps of Hand-Lettering (Lettering II).
Days of the Week:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
- Size: One-on-One
- Instructor: Mary Kate McDevitt
- Cost: $8 - $20 Per Month
- Institution: Skillshare
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