BJ Betts - Practical tattoo lettering design workshop - Deposit
April 29th @ 17:30 - 19:30
This seminar will focus on design, layout and execution of lettering, also covering everything from the initial sketch, the thought process behind what fonts or typefaces to use for the application, laying out designs for different and challenging parts of the body.
At the completion of this course, you will have a working knowledge of basic as well as advanced lettering styles, structures and how to apply them to not only tattooing, but also how to use this knowledge to advance your design career.
Bring Paper, pencil, pen/sharpie, brush pen (if available), graph paper (if available), or whatever items you usually use to lay out lettering.
East Coast lettering guru BJ Betts came of age in Philadelphia's early hip-hop scene. From there, he's combined influences ranging from graffiti to traditional script in an inimitable signature style. With 5 industry standard lettering guides under his belt, he continues to push the boundaries of what's possible within the dermagraphic boundaries. Find him at Trademark in Delaware or State Street Tattoo in Pennsylvania.