Lettering workshop
Hosted by Sofie Björkgren Näse

Duration: 5h 10 participants Language: Swedish or English

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About the expert

Sofie Björkgren-Näse is one of the leading lettering artists in Northern Europe. She is the creative force and founder of Fia Lotta Jansson Design. She has been fascinated by letters and fonts all her life and decided to dive head first into working as a professional lettering artist in 2012. Sofie has been doing lettering workshops since 2013, and inspiring others to create and draw letters is an important part of her work. The analog quality of creating letterings using pen and paper is something that Sofie highly values and enjoys.

About the Skillbreak

Lettering is the art of drawing letters. In this workshop you get to explore different letter styles by drawing your own letters and words. This workshop gives you all the basics you need to get started as well as providing you with lots of new ideas, tips and tricks. With Sofie’s help and guidance you will be doing your own personalized letterings in no time. Both beginners and professional designers are welcome and can benefit from taking part in this workshop.

Key learnings

  • Exploring letter forms by drawing different letter styles.
  • Replacing self-criticism with creativity.
  • Understanding the anatomy of letters.

Additional information

Material and fika included.