Painted Letters ‘3 Shot’ Sign Writing Course: Get the 3 great styles on board!
3D Casuals London Johnston Trajan Roman
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.
What you’ll Learn
Ground-rules of good Type
Kit and Tool care
Want a steady-hand? Breathing
Techniques really help
Understand the 3 elements of Pricing: Time, Day rate, Profit.
Sketching & Drawing Letters
Layout & Trace-down fixes
Painting Clean Straights & blood curdling Sharp Corners
Sick Smooth Curves & Arcs
London Classic Johnston
Shoreditch to NYC
+Casual Scripts & Copperplate
Clean SHAPES | Sharp CORNERS
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.
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.
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.