(NY) CraftJam Academy: Lettering Workshop with Designer Jessie Katz

Lettering can be simply defined as “the art of drawing letters” – it is a specific combination of letterforms crafted for a single use, often hand-drawn, with pens, graphite or brushes.

The curriculum:

1st week – May 2nd:

  • Introduction to lettering throughout history
  • Defining the difference between typography, calligraphy, and lettering
  • Techniques on designing and embellishing letters

2nd week – May 9th:

  • Advanced techniques on designing and embellishing letters
  • Explore multiple concepts for your final art piece & start sketching

3rd week – May 15th:

  • Complete your final art piece
  • Introduction to digitizing your lettering

You will finish the workshop with a tutorial on digitizing your designs.

Learn more and register.

Start Date: Tuesday 2 May 2017 7:00-9:30PM.