FEBRUARY 9th-10th 2019 8.30am-5.30pm
1752 W Adams Blvd. Suite 209, Los Angeles, CA 90018.
2 Full Days of Casual Lettering study and practice.
Whether you're a beginner wanting to learn the craft of Hand Lettering using traditional Sign-Writing methods or an experienced craftsman looking to develop your Casual Lettering repertoire, this workshop will focus on developing a solid understanding of Casual Letter Shapes and Traditional Sign Writing brush techniques using professional lettering brushes and 1 Shot Poster Enamel. John King will be sharing his techniques and knowledge acquired during his 30+ year career.
This workshop will be held at John's studio in Central LA's Artists' District over 2 days. All tools and materials will be provided however if you would prefer to bring and use your own brushes you are more than welcome to.
Day 1: Casual Capitals. Starts with an overview of Lettering Rules and Fundamentals and the relationships between Classic and Casual Letters before moving onto basic brush stroke practice, then onto Letter Shapes.
Day 2: Casual Capitals cont. We'll continue hone Brush and Letter Shape techniques by practicing the full alphabet then in the afternoon will move onto Design and Layout Basics before producing your own Supermarket Style Show- Card to take home. Bring some ideas with you for the wording you would like to use on your Show Card project!
Coffee, Water and Snacks will be provided.
Studio is on the 2nd Floor accessed via Stairs. No Elevator or Handicapped Entry facilities. No smoking in the building.
Limited street parking. Taxi or Ride Share is recommended.
Cancellations/Refunds are not accepted within 7 Days of Workshop Start Date due to required class numbers unless we are able to fill your spot, however you are welcome to send someone else in your place should you not be able to attend.