Lettering digital para principiantes Curso online de Sindy Ethel – Domestika

Lettering digital para principiantes Curso online de Sindy Ethel – Domestika

November 14, 2019 1 By Peter Engel


Hi, I’m Sindy Ethel,
a designer specializing in lettering. Some of the brands
I’ve collaborated with are: Coca-Cola, Adobe, Baileys, Pepsi, and agencies like Vault49
and Hello Monday. Mi trabajo ha cobrado vida in print and digital media,
personal projects that allow me that allow me to experiment
and express myself freely. I look for inspiration that’s why I love traveling,
discovering new places and observing. I consider all
these visual experiences essential in my everlasting search for letters. Drawing has always beeno
mi forma de comunicarme. Many years ago, I switched pencils for digital brushes
and erasers for Command + Z. In addition, working affords you a great deal
of freedom when editing your sketches and achieve incredible results
in less time. In this Domestika course you’ll learn
to draw letters from scratch with digital tools
that imitate traditional ones. As final project, you’ll create a poster implementing all
the techniques that you learned. First, we’ll compare calligraphy,
typography and lettering, and review some basic concepts such as type of contrast,
typographic variables, color, spacing and kerning. Then, we’ll install
Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. I’ll show you how to configure
your tablet and organize your workspace. I’ll show you how to create
and customize digital brushes that will be useful for your projects. I’ll also show you how to create
different styles of fonts from an existing typographic model, and this will serve as a base
to draw script typefaces. Then we’ll tackle something
more complex: drawing words, and we’ll observe letter proportions
and the spaces they generate. I’ll show you how
to illustrate simple forms on the letters that we drew. Next, we’ll create a mood board
and define a color palette. I’ll also give you composition tips that will help you create
the sketch for your project and some variations
of it with thumbnails. Voy a aprovechar to show you
how to vectorize on Adobe Illustrator and apply effects
and textures to your letters. Last, I’ll share tips
for showing your work to the world, making it look more professional, and some platforms
where you can show it. After the course,
you’ll now all the basics to created lettering on your screen
even if you’re not an This course is aimed
at letter enthusiasts wanting to express themselves
with style. Take up your favorite device, break away from paper
and give free rein to your creativity. Digital Lettering for Beginners
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