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How to become great at Lettering

By |2017-04-21T09:23:21+00:00April 21st, 2017|Process|

Working on Lettering Hub I conducted various interviews, attended various talks and workshops, and read a bunch of lettering books, all contributing to a list of ‘to do’ items for anyone who wants to learn the art of lettering and become great at it. So here goes! 1) Learn the Basics Start by learning the basics of old-school calligraphy techniques and type design. Even if you don't want to become a calligrapher or design typefaces, you have to know the rules to be able to break them. And the more you know about those rules, the easier you'll be [...]