Art Techniques | 22 February 2017Coastal Hand Lettering Share article facebook twitter google pinterest Ahoy coastal lovers! Do you want to bring your love of the ocean into your home or maybe give it as a gift? The Joy of Lettering shows you how to master many different type styles, including coastal lettering. Coastal lettering evokes life along the ocean. Just imagine sea salt in the air and sand between your toes as you allow your pen to drift across the page. This style of lettering is casually beautiful. Any elements that are related to the ocean and beach are welcome. Think palm trees, sea stars, waves, and nautical details, which can be incorporated into your letters in unique and unexpected ways. Buy from an Online Retailer US: With more than 50 tips, techniques, and lessons for creating beautiful illuminated letters and sophisticated lettering projects,The Joy of Lettering takes hand lettering to a whole new level. Gabri Joy Kirkendall (Creative Lettering & Beyond) and Jaclyn Escalera guide readers through a dynamic exploration of the craft, focusing on typography and illuminated letters and numbers using pencil, ink, and marker in a variety of styles and themes. From there, artists will learn how to create letters using a variety of alternative materials and media, such as watercolor, gouache, and wood. Easily customized DIY projects invite artists to finesse their skills as they learn to letter on different types of surfaces while creating lettered murals, stationery, and signage. Packed with creative techniques and easy-to-follow lessons, this all-inclusive resource is a must-have for anyone who wants to learn or grow their expertise in the art of hand lettering. Share article facebook twitter google pinterest If you have any comments on this article please contact us or get in touch via social media.