In this advanced lettering session, hand-lettering artist, Nico Ng, will share his entire process on how he makes his social media posts: layouting, hand-lettering, cleaning & editing, coloring, adding textures, and creating lettering mockup on flat-lay photo. This workshop is designed for those who want to improve the quality and consistency of their social media posts and for those who want to create colorful prints of their lettering work.

Nico will demonstrate his entire process in detail, and the participants will follow along each step as they apply it to their own lettering work.

Workshop materials:

  • Sketchbook with different types of papers

Workshop Outline:

  • Introduction to Digitizing Your Lettering
  • Letter your Quote
  • Learn the Digitizing Process
  • Learn & Practice How to Clean Your Lettering in Photoshop
  • Learn & Practice Layouting & Coloring your Lettering in Photoshop
  • Learn & Practice Adding Textures to your Lettering in Photoshop
  • Create a Flatlay Mockup Photo for your Lettering
  • Learn & Practice Adding Your Lettering to the Mockup Photo

Participants are required to have:

  • Basic knowledge of Brush Lettering / Calligraphy
  • Camera / Phone camera (with cable to import photos to laptop)
  • Laptop with Adobe Photoshop
  • Bring your own Lettering/Calligraphy materials (brush pens, etc.)

Session fee is PHP 2,000. A maximum of 6 participants will be accommodated!

Available session date for October at our workshop space at Unit 302, 926 Pasay Road Condominium (Pamana-Languages Building), Arnaiz Avenue (Pasay Road, behind New World Hotel), Makati:

  • October 22, (Sunday) 2PM to 5PM


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About the Instructor

Screen Shot 2017-09-26 at 8.51.30 PMNico Ng is a multi-disciplinary designer, hand-lettering, and paper artist. Aside from being the owner of Rocca Wallet, minimalist wallets made from stone, he also owns, an online shop that offers paper goods, D.I.Y. art kits, and personalized stationery products

Nico (@nic_the_) is also a Tombow Philippines’ Artist (#TombowPhArtist)




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