Typographic T-Shirt Designs Using Hand Lettering: From Scratch

Carmel Wilson, Lettering & Illustration At Bricky House Co.

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7 Lessons (19m)
    • 1. Class Introduction

      1:00
    • 2. Tools Required

      1:07
    • 3. Creative Research

      4:38
    • 4. Layout Sketches

      0:53
    • 5. Typography Using Pen Tool

      4:17
    • 6. Vectorizing T-Shirt Design

      5:36
    • 7. Your Project & Thanks!

      1:25

Project Description

As a project for this class you are going to design and digitize a beautiful T-shirt design with types. You can choose any quote, dimension or style you want. This class was all about understand how you can use basics tools of adobe illustrator and some basic techniques to create beautiful design.

Use the tools and techniques taught in the class. Try and experiment with different shapes and style. Try different ways to digitize your artwork.

The t-shirt design that you will create should be according to a specific style or according to the essence of quote you choose. Share your projects in the project section.

The deliverables of the project are:

  • images showing your selected quote.
  • concept thumbnails
  • refinement sketches
  • final design and lastly the final artwork after digitization.

Share your project with skillshare community so that we can see it and share our thoughts about the design with you.

This project is great way to practice and strengthen your knowledge. You can take your time in selecting quotes, concept creation, finalizing and vectoring them. For digitization, you just need to have basic knowledge of adobe illustrator.

Enjoy the project and lastly thank you for enrolling in this class.

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