The Secrets of Script Lettering
Nothing beats the warmth and personality of script lettering. Its friendliness, exceptional versatility, and adaptability to scores of design applications is undoubtedly the reason why the script letter is now more popular than ever.
This workshop, open only to a limited number of participants, will provide a detailed introduction to script lettering. Referencing various tools, techniques and models, participants will hone their drawing skills as they create cursive wordmarks. In addition to a comprehensive slide presentation, drawing demonstration, and helpful exercises, participants will receive one-on-one personal instruction as they acquire a practical foundation for drawing and utilizing script lettering in assorted design applications.
The following materials are required for the workshop and will be provided by AIGA Pittsburgh:
• No.2 pencils (conventional or mechanical)
• pencil sharpener, if applicable
• pad of tracing paper, at least 8.5″ x 11″
• Sharpie® Fine and Extra Fine markers
• adhesive tape or pins for posting sketches
• 12 inch ruler