Lettering for Designers: One Drop Cap Letterform at a Time
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Create a drop cap letterform for your favorite book
Your assignment is to create a drop cap letterform for your favorite book.Choose a book you love, then create a cover featuring a flourished letterform in the mood and spirit of your book. You can choose any single letter that's relevant, such as the author's last name or a major word in the title.
Share a book cover featuring a drop cap letterform. A complete design will include:
- A single flourished, lettered letter
- The book's title
- The book's author
Note: Share your full process in the project gallery, from inspiration and research to sketching and digital iteration. The more you post, the more feedback we can all share.
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