LEARN ABOUT TYPE FROM A FORMER TYPESETTER!

We’ll begin with the basics of typography including the various font styles, then get into selecting fonts, kerning letter spacing, adding glyphs (swashes, etc.), and pairing fonts.

Then you’ll learn how to create your own word art for use on photos, cards, posters and making your own wall art. You’ll add depth and dimension to your word art with layer styles and text effects, and I’ll supply a list of resources.

Course includes HOURS of video tutorials and pages of detailed written instructions.
You’ll have lifetime access to this course – videos and notes are available for you to download and keep. You’ll be able to review the course as many times as you wish.

PLEASE NOTE: You will receive instructions to access the course both in your receipt as well as in a personal email from me! 

Due to the nature of this product, there are no returns/refunds available.

 

COURSE OUTLINE:

Module 1 – The Basics of Type

Learn the “lingo” and the various parts of type.

Module 2 – Font Styles and When to Use Which Style

  • Serif
  • Sans Serif
  • Script
  • Headline
  • Decorative

Module 3 – Selecting Fonts

  • Kerning Letter Spacing
  • Adding Glyphs/Swashes

Module 4 – Pairing Fonts 

Module 5 – Creating Word Art

  • Selecting Your Fonts
  • Fitting Words Together
  • Combining Word Art with Photos
  • Using Your Word Art with Clip Art

Module 6 – Adding Layer Styles

Module 7 – Adding Text Effects

Final Chapter – Resources

Handy resources for products used in this course and many more!