watercolor brush lettering
Learn the beautiful art of modern watercolor brush lettering! In this workshop you'll learn beginner basics that will set you on your way to lettering everything from art pieces to holiday cards and more.
In this beginner-level class, your instructor Jessica Keala will begin by walking you through the basics of hand lettering with a brush and watercolor, while guiding you towards developing your own personal lettering style. Then, you'll work on your own pieces as you practice the dreamy, watery, multi-hued look that is the signature of this technique. By the end of class, you'll make your choice of a hand-lettered art piece, or a set of gift cards.
In this workshop you will:
- Practice writing the alphabet with a brush and watercolor
- Learn how to mix shades of watercolors and manipulate the paintbrush for different effects
- Begin to develop your own lettering style
- Practice writing words and phrases
- Make finished piece(s) including an art print and/or gift cards
Date: select date above
Time: select time above
Location: Brooklyn Craft Company's NEW LOCATION, 165 Greenpoint Avenue (here’s where we’re located)
Cost: $65 includes paints, brushes, papers, and all necessary materials
All class registrations are final; please view our policy for more information.
Meet Your Instructor
Jessica Keala is a graphic designer by day and calligrapher/hand letterer by night. She has turned a passion for hand lettering into a blog and side business. You can also find her work on Instagram. She lives in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.