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Next Workshop: *POSTPONED* Saturday, April 25th, 2020, 1:00-4pm
Cost: $55; please purchase tickets via Eventbrite
Maximum participants: 10
Have you ever been scrolling through Instagram, and came across a beautifully hand lettered piece that made you want to learn how to illustrate beautiful letters yourself? We’ve got you. Join us for The Anatomy of an Alphabet: Hand Lettering Workshop for Beginners!
Lettering artist Lauren Kenney has created a 3 hour class for beginners that will cover how to create a hand lettered phrase from concept through to a final inked design, transforming handwriting into artful drawings.
What to bring:
A hand lettering kit is included in the price of the workshop. The kit includes an instruction book, a selection of papers, and the writing tools needed. No prior skills or experience is necessary.
The pencils have been sharpened. Let’s get lettering!
**In an effort to make the space comfortable for everyone, please avoid the use of perfumes and fragrances.
Bonus: on the day of the workshop, participants will get 10% off all regularly-priced merchandise in our studio-shop.
Hand lettering is basically illustrating letters. With hand lettering, each letter is carefully thought out and considered within the greater composition. It’s different from calligraphy, where basic strokes are used to form letters and words. When creating a hand lettered composition, we use the elements of design to create an impactful composition that tells a story.
Lauren Kenney is a hand letterer and designer. She mainly works with branding and making pretty things with both companies and individuals. Always drawing, Lauren has been hand lettering since childhood, but learned a name for it about 5 years ago.