Introduction to Sign-writing and Pin-stripping
Master sign-writer Dave Stephenson will be delivering a two day intensive class exploring methods and techniques required in traditional sign-writing and pin-striping.
Introduction to Traditional Sign-writing and Pin-striping is a program covering techniques on how to hand brush lettering using traditional sign writing mediums and techniques. Participants will also explore the techniques involved in traditional Pin-striping whereby the participants will be guided through the basic techniques required to pinstripe with a traditional squirrel hair brush and enamel paint.
Topics covered include:
- Brush types and care
- Paints and materials used in traditional Sign-writing and Pin-striping
- How to set up a Sign-writing kit
- Brush control
- How to load and hold the brush
- Brush script approaches, applications styles and techniques
With lots of practical exercises and technical support and advice through the day, this is a must do course for anyone who wants to learn or improve their brush skills. At completion the participants will take home a series of lettering guides, a finished lettering exercise and Sign-writing brushes.
This course caters for beginners
All materials supplied (Includes a Kafka sign writing brush, Mack Daggerline Squirrel-hair brush and paper templates to continue building your hand brushing skills)
2 x 5 hour session (with one hour break eack day)
Saturday October 7th - 11:00am to 5:00pm &
Sunday October 8th - 11:00am to 5:00pm
$399 per student