I believe in finding inspiration everywhere, and utilizing the community that’s available to you online. There is SO much talent out there - it can be easy to get overwhelmed or discouraged sometimes. But it can also be incredibly inspiring.
I’ve compiled some of my go-to lettering resources to help you get started or continue your learning!
#HOMwork is a fantastic weekly challenge hosted by the amazing Lauren Hom. I would highly recommend signing up as a way to flex your skills regularly and join a great community of online artists!
Jessica Hische is like, my lettering idol and is basically the queen of letters. She offers a number of lettering courses via Skillshare. She also has an awesome book called In Progress, showing some of her designs from sketch to vector.
My favourite lettering book I’ve purchased so far is Mye De Leon’s Mastering Hand Lettering. She shows full alphabets as well as the sketch-to-final process which I really liked.
Stefan Kunz is a mega-talented lettering artist who offers a number of online tools you can purchase to enhance your lettering and help out if you’re stuck on a layout design.
Mary Kate McDevitt is an amazing, illustrative lettering artist who teaches some great classes on Skillshare, and also has a few lettering books!