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Get your positive thinking from these tiny hand-lettered messages. Dexa Muamar is a skilled letterer who enjoys producing small motivational message in tiny format.

Get your positive thinking from these tiny hand-lettered messages

He mixes typographic styles with talent, using his craftmanship at its best. Surprisingly, Muamar doesn’t have a design or art background, he specializes in economic development. Lettering is just a form of therapy for him, as it has calming abilities. Untitled. Untitled. Composite Photography Applied to Handwriting : Frazer, Persifor. Vintageprintable. Pages Vintageprintable » Vintage Printable – Printed material, ephemera, typography » Vintage Printable – Printed material, ephemera, typography -2 » Printed matter – 5 Right click to print or save Related pages:

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Blog — Plurabelle Calligraphy & Design Studio. In April I will be leading two beginner-level workshops in Los Angeles.

Blog — Plurabelle Calligraphy & Design Studio

Each 3-hour class will cover the basics of modern script calligraphy, from holding the pen to writing the complete lowercase alphabet. Absolutely no previous calligraphy experience is required. The workshops are hands-on using all the traditional materials such as pointed nibs, pen holders and ink. All the supplies you'll need for the workshop, including a take-home kit and packet of letter samples, are included in the ticket price. Sketchbook — Experimental lettering — Seb Lester. "Out Of Office" for ADC. Typeverything. Happy Birthday : Katja Schloz - graphic design. Knotek. How to digitize your hand lettering using Illustrator's Image Trace. 0:03 Today I'm going to show you how to vectorize your hand lettering from paper to digital using the image trace in Illustrator 0:10 I'm going to use my Tombow Dual Brush Pen to write some letters. 0:37 I've gone ahead and texted myself this photo.

How to digitize your hand lettering using Illustrator's Image Trace

I'm going to take it from Messages and drag it into Photoshop. 0:42 From here we need to adjust the levels of the picture so the blackest part of the text is black and then the background is really white. 0:49 If you hit Command+L you're going to bring up the levels palette. 1:04 Hit the lasso tool (L) and select the most important part of the picture. 1:24 Hit Command+C to copy. 1:34 Hit Command+V to paste. London on Behance. Art — Limited edition prints & original artwork — Seb Lester. Sketchbook — Experimental lettering — Seb Lester. Awesome.

Erik Marinovich. Letterform Archive. Digitizing Hand Lettering: From Sketch to Vector. Do you love making hand lettering, but feel that there must to be a better way to approach digitizing your work?

Digitizing Hand Lettering: From Sketch to Vector

I want to show you the methods and processes I've discovered for getting the best results when converting hand lettering into digital format. I'm going to share the different techniques I use for various types of projects so you can apply what works best for you. What You'll Learn: Getting Sketches Onto the Computer. We will go over optimal scan settings, but we'll even talk about how to get good results if all you have is a smartphone camera.Digitally Preparing Sketches.We'll look at ways to edit your files before converting to vector, and I'll also show some approaches I use for editing and coloring hand-lettered sketches in raster format in cases where a vector isn't required.Creating Organic-Style Vectors.

Library_listings.pdf. Inbox. Wooden Wall Letters / Wood Wall Letters / Wood Lettering / Wooden Lettering. Illustrator’s Pen Tool: The Comprehensive Guide. If you use Adobe Illustrator, then it's almost certain that you use the Pen Tool when creating your paths.

Illustrator’s Pen Tool: The Comprehensive Guide

This comprehensive guide aims to introduce or remind you of features, shortcuts, and methods for working with what is arguably Adobe's most essential tool. 1. So What’s the Big Deal with Horizontal & Vertical Bezier Handles Anyway? 17 Apr Have you ever seen Illustrator progress shots from your favourite designers and wondered how and why their bezier handles are so obsessively arranged?

So What’s the Big Deal with Horizontal & Vertical Bezier Handles Anyway?

We’re hoping to shed a little light on this seemingly unnecessary process. Note: this tutorial assumes a solid grasp of Illustrator & the pen tool. Until recently, I definitely belonged to the What’s the point of that? Issue 20, Winter 2014. Graphic Exchange - The blog of Mr Cup - graphic design, print, identity, products and more... Ok, this is amazing... and you haven't seen the making of yes !

Graphic Exchange - The blog of Mr Cup - graphic design, print, identity, products and more...

First, the before/after images : The art of hand lettering. Candy for your eyes I Like morningtype:

The art of hand lettering

Creation: Arabesque tutorial. Logotype « Nils Lindstrom Studio. Type Speciman, Nils Lindstrom. “You left me in the dark.” by Jessica Hische. Sketching the Web: two books that teach you to sketch Interfaces and UX elements. Today we are presenting two books that can help you learn to sketch interfaces quickly. It doesn't matter if you're not a good drawer, it's not hard to learn the drawing techniques to sketch web elements and screens quickly and creatively. "The Sketchnote Handbook" will help you if you have little or no drawing experience and the second title, "Sketching User Experiences: The Workbook" is a practise book for UX sketching techniques.

Home Sweet Home: lacquered wood. Don’t Fear the Internet. Work. Sony Music Timeline. Daily Type - Patrick Cabral. Lettering. A lesson on typography. // The Chic Type Blog. Tooling Around—A to Z I love finding on-going projects that I discover right when they start—to see the progression and look forward to each day’s post.

// The Chic Type Blog

This happened with the Tooling Around project by Joseph Alessio, who created this awesome A to Z experimental project with tools. Check out the entire alphabet below—cool, right? 4 people thought this was awesome! … 2015 Oscar Nominees Graphics Package Although the Oscars happened a few weeks ago, the graphics from the broadcast just became available online. The creative director for this year’s Oscar’s package was Henry Hobson and the production studio was Elastic. Check out my favorites below: Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Sound Mixing, Best Production Design, Best Costume Design, and Best Visual Effects. // The Chic Type Blog.

Tooling Around—A to Z I love finding on-going projects that I discover right when they start—to see the progression and look forward to each day’s post. This happened with the Tooling Around project by Joseph Alessio, who created this awesome A to Z experimental project with tools. Check out the entire alphabet below—cool, right? Quotes that get me. Louise Fili. Do you feel a responsibility to contribute to something bigger than yourself?

One thing that was very unfortunate for me when I was in school and just starting out as a designer in New York was that I had no role models. I couldn’t find any women working in the field of graphic design—and I tried very hard to find them. Today, it’s really, really important to me to be a role model in any way I can. I’ve been teaching at the School of Visual Arts for over 30 years, where most of my students are female. Many of the employees I hire are women as well. Letterpress Daily » Search Results » bodoni black. Bob Dylan´s HAND LETTERING EXPERIENCE. Bob Dylan´s Subterranean Homesick Blues- A HAND LETTERING EXPERIENCE -I´ve been thinking for a lot of time on doing a personal project where I could get out of the computer for a little bit, and have pleasure doing something handmade.

Getting back to the basics. Inspired by Bob Dylan´s Subterranean Homesick Blues video, where he flips cards with the lyrics as the song plays, I decided to recreate those cards with handmade type. I ended up doing all the lyrics, and not just some of the words, as Dylan did. There are 66 cards done in one month during my spare time using only pencil, black tint pens and brushes. The challenge was not to use the computer, no retouching was allowed. I had a lot of fun doing this project, researching, practicing and getting deeper on typography. Paul Shaw Letter Design » Legacy of Letters. Paul Shaw Letter Design » Blue Pencil no. 19—Lettering by Andrew Haslam. Lettering: A Reference Manual of Techniques Andrew Haslam with photographs by Daniel Alexander London: Laurance King Publishing, 2011 produced by Central Saint Martins Book Creation design and diagrams by Andrew Haslam jacket design by Jason Ribeiro based on an idea by Andrew Haslam senior editor: Peter Jones picture research: Suzanne Doolin and Andrew Haslam copy editor: Melanie Walker 240 pp. hardcover with jacket 8.25 x 10.625 full color photographs Jacket for Lettering; design by Jason Ribeiro based on an idea by Andrew Haslam This dissection of Lettering includes an assessment of each of the book’s sections and subsections.

Five stars ***** —The sequence of steps begins with original artwork and ends with a final product. Four stars **** —As above but not all of the images are good; and the original artwork or the final product is absent. ☙ Theory Lesson Listing. Writing Writing roman and itallic letterforms with the broad edged and the pointed nib dip pen forms a solid foundation for all further study of type. The instruction is simple and craft oriented. Getting aquainted with the pen and it's behavior on paper informs all future design endeavors. Signage « ALL ABOUT LETTERING. Unique, hand-carved memorials, headstones & gravestones. Marsolais Press & Lettercarving. Signwriter: the art of Rosalie Gascoigne « ALL ABOUT LETTERING. She may not be much known out of her native Australia, and even here she has a limited audience. I first came across her work on a visit to this continent when I was still living in London, by the date of the catalogue from which these illustrations are taken, sometime over 1998/1999.

She died in October 1999 so this exhibition, held at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, was to be something of a memorial. The Crystal Goblet or Printing Should be Invisible - Inspire Me. Claire Coullon // Graphic Design & Typography Portfolio. Doyald Young, Logotype Designer—Doyald's Story. Typeface. Karloff explores the idea of irreconcilable differences, how two extremes could be combined into a coherent whole.

At the start we looked at the high-contrast Didone typefaces which are considered by many as some of the most beautiful in existence, and the eccentric ‘Italian’, reversed-contrast typeface was designed to deliberately attract readers’ attention by defying their expectations. No other style in the history of typography has provoked such negative reactions as the Italian.