with Krislam Chin
Online Class

Brush Lettering: Cards, Envelopes & More

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Overview

Even if you’ve never held a brush, you can master the elegant art of brush lettering! Graphic designer Krislam Chin reviews the essential strokes and techniques you need to create three custom cards, as well as handmade envelopes, gift tags and more. She even shares ideas for incorporating brush lettering into your daily routine.

Details

  • beginner
  • 6 episodes
  • 1h52m

Included in this Class

1. Introduction & Drills
10m

1. Introduction & Drills

Krislam begins by going over the materials you'll need to get started. Then practice using your brush pens as you dive into some drills and create simple block letters, focusing on how to vary the pressure to achieve different stroke widths.

2. Script Alphabet
25m

2. Script Alphabet

After you have the basic strokes down, follow along as Krislam walks you through each of the script letters you'll be using most throughout class.

3. Exploring Words & Styles
9m

3. Exploring Words & Styles

Next, practice connecting letters to build words as you learn about letter anatomy, before exploring two lettering styles: non-bouncy and bouncy.

1. Introduction & Drills

1. Introduction & Drills

2. Script Alphabet

2. Script Alphabet

3. Exploring Words & Styles

3. Exploring Words & Styles

4. Cards: Layout & Design

4. Cards: Layout & Design

5. More Cards: Creative Additions

5. More Cards: Creative Additions

6. Envelopes & Extras

6. Envelopes & Extras

Recommended with this class

    • Thin and thick flexible brush pens and flexible colored markers
    • Addressing stencil
    • Small kraft-paper and white cards, envelopes and gift tags
    • Smooth letter-sized paper
    • Pencil

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