Long gone are the days when every banner and sign required the specialized touch of a sign writer—yet, even with today’s billboard-sized digital prints created from Photoshop files, the art of good old-fashioned hand lettering is still just as popular as it ever was.
And while it does take some practice to cross your t’s and dot your i’s with a cohesive style, the good news is that you don’t need to go back to design school to get a formal typography education.
Written by graphic design icon Ivan Castro, The ABC of Custom Lettering: A Practical Guide to Drawing Letters is an authoritative resource for designers, typographers, sign writers, illustrators, pinstripers, and other creative professionals looking to add a touch of typographic pizzazz to their work.
- Easy-to-Follow, Step-by Step Tutorials
- Gallery Sections for Gathering Inspiration
- Sample Projects for Practicing Techniques