Chalkboard Lettering with Letters & Dust
Join professional chalkboard artist Brittany Hampton from Letters & Dust and Loulette Bride of Brooklyn to learn how to design and make a beautiful custom hand-lettered chalkboard sign!
This 2-hour hands-on workshop will explore the basics of handlettering with regard to creating signs, how to create flourishes to add dimension and style, and some tips and tricks to save time and perfect your skills! Chalk is a fun and forgiving medium, and the skills you will learn may be applied to other hand-lettering applications as well.
In this workshop you will learn:
How to choose your lettering style and design principles to create a layout
How to build a guide to get your design onto the board flawlessly
Tips and tricks on the best materials, tools, and time-saving techniques
How to add embellishments, flourishes and dimension to your design
Materials: Letters & Dust will provide all materials- chalkboards and chalk, templates and class instructional, as well as a practice chalkboard and chalk for students to take home, and some other fun goodies including a pack of chalk pens from our partner Versachalk!
This workshop is ideal for a beginner who wants to gain confidence or for an intermediate artist who wants to hone their skills further. There will also be a short segment on creating chalk flowers and how to add floral touches to your design.
Snacks and refreshments will be provided.
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