How to Create a Modern Calligraphy Silhouette

Danielle Rothman, Modern Calligrapher in NYC

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12 Lessons (38m)
    • 1. Calligraphy Silhouette Intro

      1:19
    • 2. Calligraphy Silhouette Materials

      5:39
    • 3. Calligraphy Silhouette Shape Inspiration

      3:07
    • 4. Calligraphy Silhouette Word List

      2:09
    • 5. Calligraphy Silhouette Outline

      6:07
    • 6. BONUS Calligraphy Silhouette Outline Timelapse

      3:13
    • 7. Calligraphy Silhouette Inking

      6:03
    • 8. (8) BONUS Calligraphy Silhouette Inking on Vellum

      0:49
    • 9. BONUS Calligraphy Silhouette Inking with Lightbox

      0:47
    • 10. Calligraphy Silhouette Clean Up

      2:37
    • 11. BONUS Calligraphy Silhouette iPad Instructions

      5:03
    • 12. Calligraphy Silhouette Conclusion

      1:04

About This Class

This modern calligraphy class is perfect for people who have the basics down and are looking for a fun project to hone their skills! I will guide you through the steps to create a one-of-a-kind calligraphy silhouette that is easy to personalize for yourself or someone you care about. Come see what it's all about!

In this class, you will learn:

  • What materials you will need to create a calligraphy silhouette
  • How to find interesting shapes for your design
  • The recommended number words and how to come up with them
  • The design process from drafting to finalizing your piece
  • Tips and tricks to help you along the way!

In this class, you will create:

  • A personalized, one-of-a-kind calligraphy project
  • The perfect thoughtful gift for yourself or someone you care about!

Who are you:

  • Curious about modern calligraphy with at least some knowledge of the basics
  • Excited to develop your calligraphy skills further!