The Golden Secrets of Script Lettering: Find Inspiration In Your Handwriting

Martina Flor, Letterer & Designer

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9 Videos (1h)
    • Trailer

      1:21
    • Project: Create a Script Lettering using your handwriting

      11:22
    • Writing with different tools

      7:24
    • Selecting and Criticizing

      8:22
    • Sketching and Improving shapes

      3:44
    • Flourishes

      2:45
    • Refining your Sketch

      7:46
    • Digitisation

      15:10
    • Final Thoughts

      2:51

About This Class

Explore how designer Martina Flor uses her handwriting to create a piece of Script Lettering. In this 60-minute class, you will learn her step-by-step process for transforming spontaneous handwriting into a lettering piece. Martina will give you a insight on her process creating lettering and share tips to to turn an spontaneous/imperfect handwritten expression into a personal and unique script design.

This class is the perfect complement for Martina’s previous Skillshare class ‘The Golden Secrets of Lettering’ and it is tailored for designers, illustrators, and everyone who wants to improve their set of skills for creating lettering. No prior knowledge or experience required!

385 of 390 students recommendSee All

Great insightful class from a talented expert
Lots of great tips and process. If you are new to lettering, this is a great place to start.
Very informative, and fun. Really opened my eyes to the possibilities of working with my own handwriting both on paper and digitally. Enjoy Martina's teaching style and her skill and experience.

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Martina Flor

Letterer & Designer

Martina Flor is a letterer and Designer based in Germany. After living and studying Communication Design in Argentina and Spain she moved to The Hague, Netherlands, where she gained a master in Type Design in The Royal Academy of Art. Now settled down in Berlin, she runs her Studio on Lettering and Custom Typography, working in three languages for clients around the globe.

Besides her commercial work, Martina considers here side projects an essential part of her work and creative progress. She's the creator of Letter Collections and Good Type, and the co-founder of Lettering vs Calligraphy. Among her clients we find The Washington Post, Etsy, Pinterest, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Penguin Random House, Harper Collins, Fontshop and Harrods.

Martina enjoys travelling the world to present her work at conferences and to hold workshops to help designers grow their set of skills and improving their design process.