Brush Lettering: The Complete Introduction
Everything you need to get started with brush lettering
Course Trailer

Go from complete beginner to hand lettering designs traditionally, with Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator. We'll go from the very first concepts of lettering, right up to finishing class projects within Adobe's programs.

Course breakdown

  1. Introduction
  2. The Anatomy of Letters
  3. How To Practice
  4. General Hand Lettering Theory
  5. Introducing The Brush Pen
  6. Brush Pen - First Steps
  7. Practice Exercises for Brush Pen Lettering
  8. The Brush Pen Alphabet + Letter Variations
  9. Practice Words for Brush Pen Lettering
  10. Composition and Layout
  11. Spacing and Tracking
  12. Kerning
  13. Simplifying Photoshop for Lettering
  14. Layers - The Foundation of Photoshop
  15. Digitising Hand Lettering in Photoshop Part 1
  16. Digitising Hand Lettering in Photoshop Part 2
  17. Introduction to Vector Graphics
  18. The Pen Tool
  19. Digitising Hand Lettering in Illustrator Part 1
  20. Digitising Hand Lettering in Illustrator Part 2
  21. Project 1: Rough Sketches
  22. Project 1: Bringing In The Brush Pen
  23. Project 1: Editing in Photoshop Part 1
  24. Project 1: Editing in Photoshop Part 2
  25. Project 2: Rough Sketches
  26. Project 2: Working With Illustrations
  27. Project 2: Bringing In The Brush Pen
  28. Project 2: Digitising in Illustrator Part 1
  29. Project 2: Digitising in Illustrator Part 2
  30. Moving Between Illustrator and Photoshop
  31. Preparing Your Images For The Web
  32. The Secret To Endless Inspiration

Requirements

  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Brush Pen
  • Phone Camera
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
32 Video Lessons
Beginner
3hr 29m
$20 USD or included in unlimited access
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Brush Lettering: The Complete Introduction
32 Video Lessons
Beginner
3hr 29m
$20 AUD or included in membership
Already purchased? Log in here!
Course Trailer

Go from complete beginner to hand lettering designs traditionally, with Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator. We'll go from the very first concepts of lettering, right up to finishing class projects within Adobe's programs.

Course breakdown

  1. Introduction
  2. The Anatomy of Letters
  3. How To Practice
  4. General Hand Lettering Theory
  5. Introducing The Brush Pen
  6. Brush Pen - First Steps
  7. Practice Exercises for Brush Pen Lettering
  8. The Brush Pen Alphabet + Letter Variations
  9. Practice Words for Brush Pen Lettering
  10. Composition and Layout
  11. Spacing and Tracking
  12. Kerning
  13. Simplifying Photoshop for Lettering
  14. Layers - The Foundation of Photoshop
  15. Digitising Hand Lettering in Photoshop Part 1
  16. Digitising Hand Lettering in Photoshop Part 2
  17. Introduction to Vector Graphics
  18. The Pen Tool
  19. Digitising Hand Lettering in Illustrator Part 1
  20. Digitising Hand Lettering in Illustrator Part 2
  21. Project 1: Rough Sketches
  22. Project 1: Bringing In The Brush Pen
  23. Project 1: Editing in Photoshop Part 1
  24. Project 1: Editing in Photoshop Part 2
  25. Project 2: Rough Sketches
  26. Project 2: Working With Illustrations
  27. Project 2: Bringing In The Brush Pen
  28. Project 2: Digitising in Illustrator Part 1
  29. Project 2: Digitising in Illustrator Part 2
  30. Moving Between Illustrator and Photoshop
  31. Preparing Your Images For The Web
  32. The Secret To Endless Inspiration

Requirements

  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Brush Pen
  • Phone Camera
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator