Renaissance Ninja

learning hand lettering (part 1)

Humanist style serifs, hand-lettered.

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One of the first things I went to the moment I got some good brush markers was lettering. I’m not sure why it attracts me at this point, besides the attraction to typography in general. Grids are amazingly helpful, but right now even with them I’m sucking at creating elegant curves in some letters. C, I’m looking at you.