While it didn't force me out the chair and into the studio, it did really give me a huge understanding of the formation of lettering. More importantly, it encouraged me to create my own lettering styles using their practice templates and tips.
|Here is a photo from the book - the authors.|
|I liked that this book showed practical ways of using lettering, not just cutesy cards. |
Here is a mixed media piece that I was drawn to.
|Of course there are so many uses for hand lettering - here was a neat way of joining the letters. |
This style of lettering is called Clothesline.