Digitize your Lettering Like a Pro with Adobe Illustrator | Chuck Castillo | Skillshare

Digitize your Lettering Like a Pro with Adobe Illustrator

Chuck Castillo, Lettering Artist

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5 Lessons (12m)
    • 1. Intro to Digitizing your Lettering

    • 2. Create your Lettering Template

    • 3. Top Tips on Using the Pen Tool

    • 4. The Best Way to Create Letterforms

    • 5. Add a Drop Shadow to your Final Piece


About This Class


This is a beginner's class on how to use Illustrator to create a crisper, more manageable lettering piece in Illustrator. I cover the basics of creating a template, how to use the Pen tool more efficiently and other little tricks that helped me improve the way that I use the tool and overall give a cleaner look to the final product.

If you have any questions or need more help, don't hesitate to message or comment and I'll be happy to help you out.


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Chuck Castillo

Lettering Artist


Hi there, my name is Carlos Castillo, but everyone calls me Chuck. I'm a graphic designer by day &  a lettering artist by heart, I live in Cancún, México with my partner and two cats. I started doing lettering seriously roughly 3 years ago, but my first contact with it was back when I was 8 years old; I got my first computer that year and I discovered Microsoft Word. If you had one of those computers you know the fonts in there were very...

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