Designing Hand Lettering Systems: From Single Motif to Cohesive Project | Mary Kate McDevitt | Skillshare

Designing Hand Lettering Systems: From Single Motif to Cohesive Project

Mary Kate McDevitt, Lettering and Illustration

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11 Lessons (2h 5m)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:51
    • 2. Project: Create a Lettering System

      8:47
    • 3. Inspiration for your System

      4:02
    • 4. Sketching the Ex Libris Page

      16:48
    • 5. Sketching the Title Page

      14:17
    • 6. Sketching the Back Cover

      14:57
    • 7. Illustrating the Ex Libris Page

      29:38
    • 8. Illustrating the Title Page

      22:09
    • 9. Illustrating the Back Cover

      11:27
    • 10. Wrapping Up

      0:11
    • 11. More Creative Classes on Skillshare

      0:33
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119 of 120 students recommend this class
Ezgi Platin

Freelance Handletterer

This is a really helpful class for those working on any handlettering or illustration "project". Mary Kate teaches how to keep everything within the same style - yet she also gives tricks on keeping them unique in their own way too. So the final project is not "matchy-matchy" but intriguing.
Paola San Vicente

Paola Fashionista

I love all her classes and I am always re-watching them to get more inspiration
Loved seeing your process. I would like to see how you digitize your art!