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Hand-Lettering for Everyone A Creative Workbook by Cristina Vanko
  

Hand-Lettering for Everyone A Creative Workbook

RRP £9.99

Synopsis

Hand-Lettering for Everyone A Creative Workbook by Cristina Vanko

A fun and instructive workbook on how to create your own unique hand-lettering. Be inspired as you learn about different letterforms and practise making your own. Looking at the stories behind and main features of different styles - from serifs and spacing to downstrokes and baselines - this book will guide you through the process of designing different letters. Fun and inspirational exercises will give you the creative confidence to start and will help you to explore this beautiful art form, as you create your own alphabets and develop your style. With creative prompts of what to letter, along with tips and insights from top designers and illustrators, Hand-Lettering for Everyone is an engaging guide for beginners and experts alike.

About the Author

Cristina Vanko is a multidisciplinary designer and illustrator who loves creating lettering by hand. A 2011 graduate from Indiana University's Graphic Design program, she has been featured in Boing Boing, Design Taxi, Laughing Squid, Mashable, The Daily Mail and elsewhere.

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Book Info

Publication date

29th September 2016

Author

Cristina Vanko

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Publisher

LOM Art an imprint of Michael O'Mara Books Ltd

Format

Paperback
224 pages

Categories

Lettering & calligraphy
Typography & lettering

ISBN

9781910552506

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