Handlettering

Facilitated by Taura Hansen

Date: Sunday, April 29

**Registration now closed**

Time:

1pm - 3pm

Location:

Agnes Etherington Art Centre,
36 University Ave,
Kingston, ON K7L 3J9, Canada

Workshop Description: 

This two hour class will introduce you to the art of hand lettering, including basic letter forms and strokes and is perfect for those beginning to explore the world of modern brush and hand lettering.

In this workshop, you will learn:

  • What hand lettering supplies you need and how to use them
  • The three most common forms of hand lettering
  • How to create a basic layout template
  • Adding embellishments to your project
  • Brief introduction to Brush Lettering


By the end of the session, you will create and take home a hand lettered card for any occasion of your choice.


Taura Hansen

Taura Hanson is the owner/artist behind Art By Taura. She is a talented hand lettering artist who creates crafts, paintings and accessories. She also offers classes in hand lettering and brush lettering within the community. By day she's a Graphic Designer. Taura is very involved in the local arts community and is an organizer for the Kingston Women's Art Festival, Kingston's longest running annual festival that supports women in the arts.