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Online Academy:

Hand Lettering

Instructor: Christina Chahyadi,

Exhibit Graphic Designer – Chicago, IL

> Course Description:

Ready to turn your words into art? With the right technique and a steady hand, you too can write the most exquisite messages with all of the shapes, flourishes, and textures of a professional hand lettering artist.

> This Academy Meets on:

Tuesday, July 28

Wednesday, July 29​​

> How to Prepare for this Academy:

1.    Print the 5 copies of handouts that are included. We will use these for our lessons. DESIGNER PLEASE LINK HANDOUT ATTACHMENT to #1.

2.    Have: A pencil, paper, ruler, eraser, and tissue paper.

3.    Optional: A size 0 pointed brush and India Ink (See links below if you plan to buy these materials.)

> Links to purchase materials

(copy and paste in your internet browser):

Size #0-pointed brush x1 - -    


Watercolor x1 set - -    


India ink x1 bottle -


> Lesson Plan:

-    Foundation of calligraphy. Creating basic strokes. Lowercase and uppercase letters.

-    Connecting letters and words. Freehand letters. Flourishes.

-    Create your own lettered artwork to keep!

> This academy is for:

1.    This academy is open to participants of all ages!

2.    The instructor will cap attendance at 30 students!

> Instructor’s Links: 

1.    Instagram: