DIY Chalkboards: Add Character to Your Wedding, Event, Shop, or Home! | Kathy Leonard | Skillshare

DIY Chalkboards: Add Character to Your Wedding, Event, Shop, or Home!

Kathy Leonard, Calligraphy, Invitation Design, Watercolor

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11 Lessons (46m)
    • 1. Introduction

      4:25
    • 2. Measuring & Painting

      6:01
    • 3. Sketches

      4:01
    • 4. Setting up your workspace

      3:39
    • 5. Laying out your design

      11:11
    • 6. Seasoning your chalkboard

      1:38
    • 7. Transferring your design

      5:55
    • 8. Tracing

      5:03
    • 9. Tracing & faux calligraphy

      1:40
    • 10. Fixing mistakes

      1:33
    • 11. Closing

      0:42

About This Class

In this class, you will learn to create a chalkboard from scratch using chalkboard paint and a picture frame. Then, you will learn the basics of laying out your chalkboard in Adobe Illustrator and will learn how to transfer that design to your actual chalkboard.