Watercolour Lettering (EN)

Saturday, July 24th at 1:00 P.M. (EST)
Duration : 2.5 hours
Teacher : Liz Zhang (@calligraphiewithliz)

$35 | offered online via ZOOM | Capacity: 50 persons
*This course is only offered in English.
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Watercolour Lettering (EN)

Learn to express yourself with watercolours! In this 2.5-hour workshop, you’ll spark your creativity by combining the beautiful art of lettering with the ethereal quality of watercolours to create amazing artwork. Discover how to maximize the features of watercolours for calligraphy to create many different textures in your lettering artwork. The skills learned in this workshop can also be used for other water-based mediums such as Ecoline and Tombow brush markers, as well as Crayola markers.

Open to beginners.



Part 1 : 
Get your materials ready

Get started with an introduction to tools and supplies for watercolour lettering. Liz will go over understanding watercolours as a medium, as well as how they can be used in different ways. 

Part 2 :
 Basic brush strokes & drills

Here, Liz will demonstrate basic brush strokes. You’ll then get the opportunity to practice creating these strokes yourself through a series of drills.

Part 3 :
 Lowercase letters & lettering styles

After learning the basic strokes, Liz will demonstrate different styles of letters that you can create with a paintbrush. She will also share some of her blending tips, which will allow you to use any water-based medium (markers/paint) to create beautiful blends for your artwork!


List of materials to bring:

✓ Small round paint brush (size 00, 0 or 2)
✓ Watercolour paper
✓ Watercolours  
✓ Jar of water
✓ Paper towel
✓ Optional: water-based markers