Calligraphy III: Experimenting with Layouts, Surfaces, and Digitization | Bryn Chernoff | Skillshare

Calligraphy III: Experimenting with Layouts, Surfaces, and Digitization

Bryn Chernoff, Paperfinger Calligraphy and Hand-Lettering

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13 Lessons (59m)
    • 1. Trailer

      1:02
    • 2. Introduction

      4:32
    • 3. Project Decisions: Surface, Mood, and Size

      6:12
    • 4. Digitization: Calligraphy Examples

      1:39
    • 5. Digitization: Scanning Sketches

      8:41
    • 6. Digitization: Preparing Artwork in Photoshop

      9:11
    • 7. Digitization: Vectorizing and Color Settings in Illustrator

      8:31
    • 8. Styling: Layouts and Sizes in Wedding Invitations

      5:49
    • 9. Styling: Printing, Drawing, and Details in Wedding Invitations

      6:11
    • 10. Styling: Menus and Text-Heavy Pieces

      1:40
    • 11. Branding: Calligraphy for Commercial Purposes

      3:10
    • 12. Conclusion

      2:06
    • 13. More Creative Classes on Skillshare

      0:33
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Project Description

Create a one-of-a-kind calligraphy piece for an event

ASSIGNMENT

Create a one-of-a-kind piece for an event using a calligraphy style that perfectly captures the feel and mood. Is it a fun birthday dinner? A formal wedding? Consider invitations, menus, maps, transcriptions, cards, welcome signs, banners, and more.

DELIVERABLE

Upload 1-3 photos of your calligraphed piece.

RESOURCES

Be sure to explore other calligraphy classes in this series:

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