Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

Explore Strokes Oval, Basic Strokes, and more!

Basic strokes are the building blocks of your brush calligraphy foundation. Not flourishes, not design, not even letters. It's all about the basic strokes. Over the next couple of weeks, I will be ...

from Hello Brio Studio

Intro to Brush Lettering: Drawing Letters

Learn Brush Lettering - here are video tutorials on how to draw each individual letter as based upon the 8 basic strokes of brush calligraphy. Create beautiful brush lettering easily!

basic strokes: oval - lettering tutorial, tutoriel pour le lettering, trucs et astuces pour le lettering

"O is for oval. The oval is the fundamental shape of #Copperplate letterforms. are some things I observed during my practice: 1) The hairline should be parallel to the slant. I notice that I have a tendency to veer away from 55 degrees when when doing the upstroke. 2) The second stroke is extended to the right. Try to maintain the top curve. I usually make the top flat if I'm not careful.

Part 1: Share with you my Engrosser's Script breakdown: 7 main strokes: 0️⃣ Lead in & lead out strokes (begin and end a letter) 1️⃣ Straight 2️⃣ Oval 3️⃣4️⃣ Semi Curve 5️⃣ Coumpound Curve 6️⃣7️⃣ Loop 3 secondary strokes: 8️⃣ Cut-off Dot 9️⃣ Up-side-down C Waterdrop All letters are made by these strokes. I will share about good spacing and structure in next post. ----------