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.”

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

Try out some different brushes.

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