Chloe Tickner  having a blast in the studio, going on to becoming a teamie and pro writer in 2 weekends!

Chloe Tickner having a blast in the studio, going on to becoming a teamie and pro writer in 2 weekends!

Painted Letters ‘3 Shot’ Sign Writing Course: Get the 3 great styles on board!

3D Casuals London Johnston Trajan Roman

WEEKEND WORKSHOPs

 

Join our 2 DAY class for a weekend of painting Great letters

All levels - no experience is fine

If you want to learn from one of London’s leading writers and specialist teachers then Nick can provide you with all the best answers and examples. Clear, easy-to-learn work-sheets and demos are the daily routine during our sign writing workshops.

Easy steps are shown to you as a group, one-on-one and with live demos all day long. The explanations of even complex ideas are made clear with hand rendered infographics. It’s a dedicated space and and learning experience.

We start you off with all the foundational knowledge and skills essential to signwriting and build your application in any way you need. NGS training schedule has evolved over the past 5 years and is completely tailored to your individual aims.

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What you’ll Learn

 

Ground-rules of good Type

Kit and Tool care

Want a steady-hand? Breathing
Techniques really help

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Understand the 3 elements of Pricing: Time, Day rate, Profit.

 

Key Techniques

 
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Sketching & Drawing Letters

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Layout & Trace-down fixes

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Painting Clean Straights & blood curdling Sharp Corners

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Sick Smooth Curves & Arcs

 

Lettering Styles

 
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Trajan Roman
Serif

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London Classic Johnston
Sans Serif

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Dom Casuals
Shoreditch to NYC

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+Casual Scripts & Copperplate

 
 
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SHARP FOCUS

Clean SHAPES | Sharp CORNERS

Weekend itinerary

Friday MEET-UP

VINO & MOJO CHAT!!

19:00 - 20:30

I’m setting up on the Friday evening and for those who can make it, it’s a nice chance to relax and chat about our aims, sharing the start.

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FIRST STOKES - SHARP LETTERS

10:00 - 17:30

Starting with sketching letters using our custom made worksheets; pro layout techniques and preparing materials are all explained.
Next we pick up the brush learn how to mix and apply then get painting sharp letters.

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BREAK FREE! SHADES, OUTLINES

10:00 - 17:30

Day 2 and you can gather ideas, 3D styles, retro scripts, Dom Casuals and start really powering ahead with your lettering. It's amazing how much we learn on a nights sleep! and a room full of ideas. You will have access to our dedicated layout style sheets and worksheets for ideas and inspiration.

 

COURSE FEES: £250.00 inc all materials

We’ve got some great learning sheets and design support material

 
 
 
Starting out
Proud Painter
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Getting Sharp
 
 
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