Ken Barber, a type designer and letterer at House Industries, will be educating the AIGA St. Louis community on the art of hand lettering. He will start the weekend off with a general public lecture on Friday night at UMSL Grand Center (7:00 pm) followed by two one-day lettering workshops (9:00am-4:00pm).
Saturday’s theme will consist of general hand lettering and Sunday’s theme is script lettering. These workshops will provide participants with a basic overview of hand lettering while referencing an assortment of letter styles and various techniques. An informative slide presentation, instructional demonstration and useful skill- building exercises will provide a practical foundation for enhancing your portfolio.
Check out Ken’s work at http://typeandlettering.com/ and https://www.houseind.com/. Also grab a free House Industries font catalog at https://www.houseind.com/catalog/
$140 for AIGA members
$30 for student contributors
$190 for non-members
Seats are limited and will be given on a first come first serve basis with priority given to members and students! Each one-day ticket includes instructional workshop, lunch/snacks/beverages and supplies.
We are looking for businesses, studios and individuals who would like to sponsor a student or students for a workshop. If you would like to contribute please contact Tyler Sanguinette firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to become proficient in hand lettering! Join us March 7that UMSL Grand Center for Ken’s starting lecture.