Tag Archives: Lettering

August Break – Day 30: Letters

I had originally intended to lettering something myself for today but things have been crazy around here and that did not happen. So instead, I went looking around the house for some lettering inspiration.         I found … Continue reading






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September 2015 Challenge

If you’ve been around here long, you know I’m a fan of the challenge where I try new things, or concentrate on a particular skill for 30 days. This month, I’ve decided to devote the month to practicing my lettering skills including … Continue reading






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August Break – Day 30: Lettering

I have always loved the lettering on Taft Stadium. I was so happy when they redid the stadium that they kept this wall intact. It has so much more character than anything new they could have done.






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August Break – Day 28: Sign

I have been planning to take some photos of some of the cool retro signs around the city. It’s funny how you don’t really pay attention to signs until you’re scoping them out for a photo opp. I’d never really … Continue reading






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Practice Practice Practice

Yesterday was a snow day, so I stayed in and practiced lettering in Illustrator. I’ve been using the software for almost ten years and for most of that time I’ve done what I can to avoid using the pen tool (it’s a … Continue reading






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Lettering – Week 5

Draw a word over and over, you’ll be surprised how easy it is to misspell it! This weekend I pulled out my calligraphy tools and began to practice. It sucked, as practice often does. As I was struggling, I was thinking … Continue reading






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Lettering – Week 1

Writing Valley In my New Year’s Day post, I shared that I intend to spend a good part of this year focusing on Lettering. There are so many things I want to learn and improve upon, including: Improving my calligraphy … Continue reading






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