Brush Lettering + Holiday Gift Tag Making!
Join us at Cacao Sweets and Treats, a charming natural and organic bakery in Grayslake, Illinois, for an afternoon of learning the art of Brush Lettering and gift tag making! Enjoy an introduction to the basics and time to refine foundational skills in brush lettering, as well as creating a set of personalized brush-lettered gift tags. Just in time to add an unique and personal touch to holiday gift wrapping!
Ideal for those: Who are beginners to brush lettering or have some prior experience (either through a class or through personal exploration), and who are looking to slow down and savor the season learning something new and creative in a relaxed, yet social atmosphere.
What will the class include?
2 hours learning brush lettering, including understanding the tools you’ll need, learning and refining foundational shapes and lowercase letters, and the confidence to continue your brush lettering practice at home!
Your own Brush Lettering Kit, which will include Alissa's recommended paintbrush to learn with, paint to work with, Alissa's instructional alphabet, gridded sheets to practice on, as well as a delicate muslin bag for storing your supplies.
1 hour of gift tag making, where you'll be provided with high quality paper stock and any other tools you'll need to get create your own set of (approximately 10-15) brush-lettered holiday gift tags.
Coffee and light seasonal refreshments
Each student should come prepared with a list of names that they would like to create gift tags for. Other seasonal words and creative ideas will also be suggested in class.