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Draw Your Own Alphabets Thirty Fonts to Scribble, Sketch, & Make Your Own

Princeton Architectural Press

By Tony Seddon

8.25 x 9.25 in; 160 pp pp;
Paperback
April 2013
ISBN 9781616891268
ISBN10 1616891262

SKU# 9781616891268

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There are many ways to make your writing feel
more personal, but none carries the charge of using
a custom-drawn font. Draw Your Own Alphabets
is a fun, hands-on workbook that teaches how
to create funky hand-lettered fonts sure to jump off
the page, poster, or screen.
Draw Your Own Alphabets Thirty Fonts to Scribble, Sketch, & Make Your Own


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Draw Your Own Alphabets Thirty Fonts to Scribble, Sketch, & Make Your Own

There are many ways to make your writing feel more personal, but none carries the charge of using a custom-drawn font. Draw Your Own Alphabets is a fun, hands-on workbook that teaches how to create funky hand-lettered fonts sure to jump off the page, poster, or screen. Presenting thirty complete alphabets, custom-drawn in a variety of styles by various young designers and illustrators, this do-it-yourself guide demonstrates how to adapt the letters and make them your own. Whether you dip in and out of your favorite lettering styles, or work through the book practicing various alphabets, you’ll be creating your own fonts in no time. A technical section shows how to put your hand-drawn creations to practice—from transferring letters to a computer and using them online to mixing and matching different alphabets.

• Presents thirty examples of hand-drawn alphabets by a range of designers working in a variety of styles
• Includes a technical section on scanning, uploading, and preparing artwork for print
• Applications for hand-drawn fonts include creating letterheads, greeting cards, and web graphics
• Perfect next step for those who have graduated from the Best Bubblewriter series of workbooks

 

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8.25 x 9.25 in; 160 pp pp;
Paperback
April 2013
ISBN 9781616891268
ISBN10 1616891262
Tony Seddon is a freelance writer and designer based in East Sussex, UK
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