Faux Calligraphy: How to Get Started With Hand Lettering or Modern Calligraphy the Easy Way

Shelley Hitz, Watercolor and Lettering Artist

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7 Lessons (40m)
    • 1. Intro video

      2:33
    • 2. Supplies Overview

      6:12
    • 3. The Basics of Modern Calligraphy

      10:37
    • 4. The Alphabet

      8:58
    • 5. Lettering a Phrase

      9:14
    • 6. Bonus Video

      0:30
    • 7. Next Steps

      2:20
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Project Description

ASSIGNMENT

Create a phrase using faux calligraphy.

DELIVERABLE

A picture of the phrase you created.

RESOURCES

  • Class resources list
  • Basics of modern calligraphy reference guide
  • Faux calligraphy alphabet practice lettering sheet
  • Blank practice lettering sheet for large and small pens

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