Brush Lettering Workshop (Notes)

30 mins of Brush lettering:

  • Pentel Color Brush (easy for beginners)

A variety of looks based, on manipulation, pressure and tilt.

Put Feelings on your words.

Start with basic strokes to warm-up. Pay attention to negative space.

Negative space compliments positive space which improves the design.

“The brush has a mind of it’s own, Debbie.”

Develop your muscle memory. Draw from the shoulder.

There is a renewed interest in lettering art.

“No one can duplicate your hand.” 

Bring your personality into it. Experiment.

“The Zen of the Pen.”

twitch.tv/DebiSementelli

Keep the forms consistent. Try some color in your letters 😉

Try out some different brushes.

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