Learn to create your own personalized fonts and how to add them to mixed media projects or art journals with four new instructional videos from Joanne Sharpe, author of The Art of Whimsical Lettering. With each of these four videos you’ll learn lettering techniques and tips, composition tricks and get tons of inspiration for future projects. Keep scrolling to see a preview from each video, links to buy DVDs, instant download or streams, and an interview with Joanne!
Joanne Sharpe’s Whimsical Words: 15 Brush Lettering Techniques
In Joanne Sharpe’s Whimsical Words, she teaches you how to use watercolor paints and make the most out of each watercolor paintbrush you have to create personalized hand-lettered quotes or inspirational words. Joanne also encourages you to explore hand lettering with water brushes, bamboo brushes and pre-filled watercolor brushes.
Joanne Sharpe’s Inspirational Art Journals: 14 Lettering Techniques
In Joanne Sharpe’s Inspirational Art Journals video, Joanne teaches you how to create three types of art journals to use for your hand-lettering. You’ll create a letter love journal for practicing, an accordion style book for small but impactful art, and a pamphlet stitched journal for larger lettering projects.
Joanne Sharpe’s Alphabet Soup: 12 Fonts for Hand Lettering
Learn to create 12 fonts for hand lettering and get inspiration for creating dozens more in Joanne Sharpe’s Alphabet Soup. Joanne will show you how to use vintage typesetting fonts and current magazine fonts for inspiration to develop your own fonts, creating an endless fountain of potential fonts.
Art Lettering Workshop: 18 Techniques for Combining Words with Backgrounds with Joanne Sharpe
Combine your hand lettering with mixed media to create personalized canvases in Art Lettering Workshop from Joanne Sharpe. Joanne takes you through her process for creating colorful backgrounds, adding textures and adding hand lettering in a variety of ways, including her fail-proof method for the perfect hand-lettered text.
Meet Joanne Sharpe
Joanne Sharpe is a life-long creative artist dedicated to empowering women to embrace their own creativity through international workshops and innovative online classes that explore journaling, lettering, textiles and mixed-media art. She is the author of the best-selling book The Art of Whimsical Lettering, and a proud Bernina Artisan Ambassador. Her second book, The Art of Whimsical Stitching, is due out in spring 2016. To find out more about Joanne and her art adventures, visit her website, JoanneSharpe.com.
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