Handmade Hometown: Creating Word Art from Your Favorite Local Landmarks

Erica Kosa, Entrepreneur + Creator + Teacher

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9 Lessons (33m)
    • 1. Introduction

      2:33
    • 2. Finding Inspiration

      5:24
    • 3. Google Image Search

      4:33
    • 4. Utilizing Fonts

      3:39
    • 5. Installing Fonts

      2:21
    • 6. Creating a Silhouette

      6:32
    • 7. Creating Word Art

      2:44
    • 8. Adding a Silhouette to Your Word Art

      2:32
    • 9. The Wrap Up

      2:24

About This Class

Explore how designer Erica Faye Kosa from EFK Couture Crafts takes local inspiration and turns it into practical application. In this 30-minute class, you’ll learn how to make word art (aka subway art) in Photoshop using your favorite local landmarks as inspiration. From researching landmarks, finding free fonts, using photoshop, and saving your image, this class covers all the steps to help you create a keepsake hometown print. This class is perfect for beginner designers, DIY entrepreneurs, and hometown enthusiasts. No prior knowledge of Photoshop is required. By the end, you’ll have everything you need to create your own work of word art.