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LetterCult — Custom Letter Culture

LetterCult — Custom Letter Culture

So you want to learn hand lettering? In 5 Years, Searches for “Hand Lettering” Increased Over 1000%! Hey, Friend! Sean McCabe here. Hand lettering has experienced a massive resurgence. In just a few short years, nearly one million people have read my lettering guide! It’s no surprise you’re here: hand lettering is booming right now. Hand lettering is selling all kinds of products like prints and t-shirts too. As the world gets increasingly digital and automated, we find ourselves yearning for the hand-made and the authentic. We want to be reminded that there is a human with a soul behind the designs we see! Hand Lettering Gives You a Platform to Share a Message When you create beautiful lettering, it will attract an audience. People will slow down just to appreciate your beautiful art. You have people’s attention—now what will you say? Hand Lettering Tutorials & Classes Over the years, I’ve created countless lettering resources based on receiving thousands of emails from hand letterers like you. Check Out the Lettering Resources ↓

Inspire me, now! Let’s Make a Playful Yet Robust 3D Letter Design A few times a each month we revisit some of our reader’s favorite posts from throughout the history of Vectortuts+. This tutorial by Jonathan was first published on February 24th 2009. This tutorial is perfect for the advanced beginner who wants to take her skills to the next level. We'll explore how to create 3D text and use depth-of-field to enhance a design. Want access to the full Vector Source files and downloadable copies of every tutorial, including this one? Step 1 Start by typing each letter separate so you can adjust the angle and 3D qualities of each. Also, use a grey or light color so when you proceed to the next step you'll be able to see what your 3D text looks like. Step 2 Go to Effect > 3D > Extrude & Bevel... Step 3 Even after you apply 3D effects that you would like your letter to have you can also continue to rotate the letter to whatever angle you like, as I've done below. Click on a color and the shading will automatically be applied to the different faces of the letter.

100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection for 2012 Today we'd like to delight you with an extensive list of The Best Free Fonts for 2012. We've made a collection in which you can find Sans Serif, Slab Serif, Rounded, Modern, Display , Art Deco, Geometric, Urban, Futuristic and even abstract style types. An important part of typography is selecting the right typeface for a project. This is one these things that you might want to keep handy for your next designs. Enjoy! Download fromBehance Serif, Slab Serif, Semiserif Typefaces ... Script and Calligraphic Typefaces Sans Serif, Modern, Geometric Typefaces ... Display and Decorative Typefaces ...