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Hand-Lettering Basics with San Diego Letters

  • San Diego Art Institute 1439 El Prado San Diego, CA, 92101 United States (map)

Learn the basics of hand lettering from two extraordinary artists, San Diego Letters founder Roxy Prima and Phoebe Cornog. Guidelines will be set up to assist you in creating  your own compositions while designing unique finished pieces to share with friends and family. Walk away with new skills that are sure to add a special touch to cards, chalkboards, and handwritten notes.

All skill levels are welcome and beginners are encouraged! No previous lettering experience necessary. Just be ready to use a pen and pencil, and maybe a piece of chalk or two for good measure. Be prepared to have fun and get creative! All materials included.

Instructor Bios:

Roxy Prima and Phoebe Cornog head the design studio and meet-up group, San Diego Letters. The two graphic designers specialize in hand lettering and illustration, and work in a wide variety of mediums and methods.  Known for their bright color palettes and unique letterforms, the duo has created work for clients such as Sundance, Steve Aoki, Trek Bicycles, Snapchat, Industry, and The Patio Group. Roxy and Phoebe also narrate the podcast, Drunk on Lettering. You can learn more about the ladies at!