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Modern Brush-Lettering & Calligraphy: From Sketch to Screen

Cat Coquillette, Artist at www.catcoq.com

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10 Videos (59m)
    • Intro

      4:43
    • Supplies

      4:05
    • Letterform Practice

      5:30
    • Brush Lettering

      7:29
    • Script Lettering

      4:40
    • Scanning

      3:17
    • Removing Backgrounds

      7:01
    • Color

      8:10
    • Saving

      8:38
    • Bonus Metallics

      5:03
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About This Class

Interested in learning modern hand-lettering skills AND learning how to bring your lettering artwork onto the computer?

This class is divided into two parts:

  1. Hand-lettering basics: supplies, techniques, and two different lettering styles
  2. Scanning our project and learning simple editing in Photoshop

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You'll Learn Brush Lettering:

  • Supplies recommendations for brush pens, paper, and a scanner
  • Hand-lettering basics in six simple strokes
  • Modern brush lettering techniques
  • Modern calligraphy techniques

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You'll Learn Digitizing Your Project:

  • Scanning best practices
  • Erasing the paper background
  • Playing with color and texture
  • Incorporating metallic textures into your lettering
  • Saving tips for maximum resolution

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Freebies You Get:

  • Free 6-pack of metallic tones
  • Basic Brushstrokes Worksheet

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Enroll now to get started!

xoxo,

Cat Coquillette
CatCoq

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Cat Coquillette

Artist at www.catcoq.com

Hello there! My name is Cat Coquillette and I am a location-independent artist and designer. I'm the founder of CatCoq, an illustration and design brand formerly based out of Kansas City, USA. Thanks to my success with selling my art online, I now travel the world as a permanent "nomad" and find creative inspiration all around the globe.

For the latest works-in-progress, travel, and inspiration, check out my Instagram!

My artwork is kno...

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