Lettering for Package Design: From Sketch to Label | Jon Contino | Skillshare

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Jon Contino, Creative Director

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5 Lessons (35m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. My Favorite Hand-Illustrated Labels

    • 3. Translating Your Mood Board Into Sketches

    • 4. Working With Your Top Design (5:54)

    • 5. Explore Design on Skillshare

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About This Class

Join iconic lettering artist Jon Contino as he shares his process for preparing, designing, and executing iconic graphic labels. Whether it's packaging, t-shirts, or apples, there's a right way to design and illustrate a label — and now you can learn how.

You'll go behind-the-scenes in Jon's studio to explore what inspires him and see his full label design process — from research, sketches, and composition to manipulating final colors on the computer.

With 30 minutes of video lessons, 3 class-specific project guides, links to favorite articles, and a collection of core reference images, this class will inspire you to transform a simple sketch into a real mark. Get ready to make a lettered label you'll love!


Designs by Jon Contino