Painted Letters Weekend

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Fab days with a great group of people!!

Contacts:  07960113799   info@nickgarrettsignwriter.com

Better Painted Letters NGS London Signwriting school

MAY 6-7 COURSE

A dip into the Future

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Learning all the master strokes that give you the key to great letters from Day 1.

This course is the business end of the art of signwriting.

Brush it up!

New Trend development and painted letters

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… start the journey

Focused, fun, capacity building courses

Nick Garrett is a master signwriter mixing major projects and teaching. Learning in this context allow industry insight, as it’s happening on the streets and design boards across London.

Progressive and logical steps take you up the skills building levels… there’s a major hardback manual published soon.

It’s exciting and challenging suited to beginners and all levels.


Learn from one of the best

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PAINTED LETTERS COURSE

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NG23

Circus, Scripts, Blocks, Romans… and other seriously good fun brush skills.

For all levels – all materials inc.

Ngs shared learning

MAY 2017 COURSE

weekend workshop – Booking now

07960113799   info@nickgarrettsignwriter.com

Contacts     Why choose us?     Course summary     Where we are


NG57


STUDY SUMMARY

Drawing letters component

A drawing practice to include an hour of solid block letter drafting.

Design and Spacing

Romans

A new method based on classics, adding a better spacing system and sound design mechanics to your skillsbase.

Painting Letters

Understand the brush and how it plays from pallet to letter.  Clean shape formation, crisp finishing, honed technique…

  • Heads-up Sign project set-up.
  • Set up practice – how to tackle cold weather, wind and rain.  
  • Set up practice – Which tapes work and which fail.
  • The secret of super hot Brush skills – spend focused time on the priceless skill builders. Learn the NGS sharpening skills.
  • Learn the BEST styles:  JOHNSTON BLOCKS – ROMANS AN SERIFS – CASUAL – SCRIPTS
  • Painting great letters – techniques and styles you will learn:
    • Brush and Kit care  –  how to clean and preserve great brushes
    • Drawing and trace practice  –  analysing structure of blocks and Romans
    • Brush skills development sets  –  specific NGS refinement practices
    • Dom Casual USA style  –  understanding the brush sequences
    • Block/Roman  –  developing the essential skills
    • Casual Script – Boston and S American style characteristics
    • Shades  –  how to mix and blend flowing shades

    A fabulous weekend planned again to keep the brush loaded and get you all rolling.

  • Finish 5.30pm  17.30hrs

    For all levels – all materials inc.

NGS by hand always
Roman A

The most comprehensive and practical lettering workshop…. and more – how to set up as a trainee signwriter, with support and solid skillsets.

Learn to Design – Plan – & Paint great Letters