Are you curious about traditional art skills, that are preserved though the diligence of passionate individuals? This class is an introduction to the craft of sign painting, led by Carl "Frisso" Fredrik Angell.
About the Event:
It will teach you how to correctly draw / construct basic letterforms and show some of the useful tools of the trade, and give you a fundamental understanding of why letters are shaped the way they are, and how to correctly use lettering in your illustrations / designs. Each participant will come to the class prepared with a single word or short phrase to paint on a A3 wooden board. Frisso will be on hand to give practical on-hand tips for your project and how to make the best signs based upon his extensive experience.
About the teacher:
Carl Fredrik, aka. “Frisso”, is an award winning graphic designer from Rykkinn, with a MA in Visual Communication from Kolding School of Design, Denmark. His specialties are hand lettering, type design and sign painting. In 2013, he went to Boston for a three month apprenticeship with Josh Luke and Meredith Kasabian of Best Dressed Signs to learn the craft of sign painting. Everything is handmade and shows great skill and knowledge about typography.
All basic materials are provided for this class