Fundamentals for Drawing Letters

Andrea Campos, Art Director & Type Junkie

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22 Videos (52m)
    • Drawing Letters 101

      1:13
    • Intro

      1:25
    • ?

      0:21
    • Intro to pens

      0:34
    • BrushPens1

      3:54
    • BrushPens2

      3:27
    • BrushPens3

      3:01
    • FineTip1

      5:41
    • FineTip2

      3:39
    • FineTip3

      1:59
    • ?

      0:13
    • Paper1

      3:43
    • Paper2

      2:30
    • Type Anatomy?

      0:41
    • Anatomy

      3:42
    • LightTracing1

      2:34
    • LightTracing2

      1:26
    • LightTracing3

      2:32
    • TracingPaper1

      2:21
    • TracingPaper2

      3:25
    • TracingPaper3

      2:48
    • End of class.

      0:23

About This Class

Learn and understand the importance of the fundamental knowledge of hand lettering. Discover how designer, Andrea Campos, taught herself hand lettering, answers questions she had when she started and how she launched her project, Type_Stuff. In this 50 minute class, you will learn the most basic techniques and tips every hand letterer should know. If you’ve ever wondered how to even start with hand lettering, this class will answer your questions. We will be taking the first step to starting a side project and creating the first piece for it. This class is perfect for anyone who knows how to hold a pen in their hand, it doesn’t matter if you can’t draw a straight line; anyone can learn this stuff. By the end of this class you’ll have set up the foundations for a strong understanding of hand lettering.

581 of 613 students recommendSee All

really good tips and overall knowhow of the materials! Great indeed!!
Easy to follow, unpretentious instructional style, practical teaching, lovely work!
A good resource that has lots of useful tips.

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Andrea Campos

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