Curated Spring Class:
Hand lettering Techniques
Spring has started so this is the perfect time to learn some new skills with this
awesome online Skillshare class from lettering artist Marie Kate McDevitt.
Mary Kate McDevitt is a letterer and illustrator living and working in Philadelphia. She graduated from Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia with a degree in Graphic Design and Illustration in 2007. Since graduating, Mary Kate has moved to Portland to Brooklyn and is happily back in Philadelphia. She has worked for clients as Chronicle Books, Target, Sesame Street, Workman Publishing, Nintendo, Penguin Books, Nike, Smart Ones, Evian, O Magazine and AT&T
About This Class
Learn the basics of hand lettering with the popular online workshop that's inspired more than 35,000 Skillshare students! Mary Kate covers everything beginners need to draw, ink, and transform handwriting into artful drawings.
In this 2-hour class, Mary Kate reveals the first steps of hand lettering and shares how to concept, design, and letter phrases for any use—a poster, magazine, t-shirt, or anything else you might imagine. Over the course of 16 bite-sized video lessons, you'll learn:
- Researching and Brainstorming
- Sketching for Lettering
- Styles for Lettering
- Inking and Finalizing
The introductory class is filled with links, resources, and project guides to support you along the way. Plus, the class student project gallery is filled with tons of guidance, examples, and tips for guiding your own lettering project.
Sharpen your pencils — it's time to create some lettering!