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 Videos (12m)
    • Intro to Digitizing your Lettering

      0:40
    • Create your Lettering Template

      3:26
    • Top Tips on Using the Pen Tool

      1:55
    • The Best Way to Create Letterforms

      3:35
    • Add a Drop Shadow to your Final Piece

      2:18

About This Class

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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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