MYE DE LEON

Workshop

Hand-lettering is not a lost art. In fact, in these days of digital world where much of designing in done in the computer, there is a resurgence of hand-made art and therefore, the demand for this type of art has increased. With lettering, you can create a variety of work for different purposes while having fun doing something you love. Learn how to master this craft! Enrol yourself in a workshop and make a thriving career for yourself. 


THE LETTERING MASTERCLASS |  WORKSHOP

Mastering the art of hand-lettering may not be an easy thing to do but it definitely is something you can achieve! Let me help you learn the fundamentals of lettering and the different techniques to build your own letterforms and develop your unique lettering style!

This series is a 2-day course which aims to help you understand the basic structure and principles of lettering. I will help you learn and identify all the nuances of the 26 letters of the alphabet so you can understand how each of them can give you the best potential result when creating your own artwork. You will then dive into the art of creating letters and put what you've learned into practice! 

** If you have completed my Intro to Hand-Lettering and Advanced Lettering Techniques, you may enroll on the Day 2 class only. Please read further to understand the differences of both classes prior to signing up.


DAY  1 | August 18, 2018 | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Intro to Hand-Lettering and Advanced Lettering Techniques - learn the fundamentals of lettering and understand how each of the individual letters are structured in order to create your own letterforms. In this modules, you will learn how to draw the letters individually, form them into words, style them in various ways and embellish them as needed. This is perfect for total beginners and with little to no experience in handlettering.

  • Fundamentals of Typography
  • Understanding Letter Structures
  • Drawing Letters
  • Styling Letterforms
  • Lettering in Paths
  • Lettering in Shapes
  • Drop Shadows
  • Class Project

CLASS FEE: $280

 
DAY  2 | August 19, 2018 | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Script Lettering and Lettering Compositions - explore the world of script lettering and learn different methods to letter elegant letterforms and create stunning compositions. In this modules, you will learn to draw different scripts from your own cursive handwriting and those inspired by different eras. You will get accustomed to composition and what makes a good piece into a better artwork. We will dive into the nitty gritty details of composition so you can make conscious decisions for your artwork. This course requires Day 1 modules - please make sure you've completed the previous course before enrolling to this one.

  • Introduction to Script Lettering
  • Basic Cursive Writing
  • Basic Script Lettering
  • Case Study
  • Introduction to Composition and Hierarchy
  • Thumbnail Concepts
  • Refining your Concepts
  • Understanding decision factors for layout selection
  • Self-critique
  • Creating your Final Layout
  • Refining and Polishing your Layout
  • Inking
  • (BONUS LESSON) Preparing your Layouts for Social Media 

CLASS FEE: $280


Venue: Caffe Vergnano | 26 Beach Road, South Beach Avenue, #B1-17, 189768

All materials and light snacks (am/pm) will be provided for the duration of the workshop. 

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Postcard Lettering | Faber-Castell Singapore

  • Marina Square 6 Raffles Boulevard Singapore, 039594 Singapore (map)
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Sending messages has never been so easy with the rise of technology. But what better way to send yours with a beautifully hand-lettered postcard filled with all your thoughts and love!

Let me help you create stunning postcards and send your messages in style! In this 2-hour workshop, you will learn about the principles of hand-lettering as well as all of my techniques and process in creating beautiful letterforms by making your own postcard! I will be assisting you all throughout as you complete your final piece and get it ready for sending to your loved ones!

WHO IS THIS WORKSHOP FOR:

Ideal for beginners and intermediate letterers who need to understand the basic principles and practices of drawing letters. No prior knowledge necessary. 

Tools and materials provided for this workshop:

  • 1 GRIP 2001 GRAPHITE PENCILS, HB
  • 1 x DUSTFREE ART ERASER GREEN
  • 1 x DOUBLE HOLE SHARPENER - GREEN
  • 1 x PLASTIC RULER 30CM
  • 1 x PITT ARTIST PEN SUPERFINE BLACK-0.3MM
  • 1 x PITT ARTIST PEN BIG BRUSH BLACK