This lettering drawing guide was sent to us by Korero Press, London. Written by Ivan Castro and a foreword by Ken Barber this book really delighted us.

About the ABC of Custom Lettering

This practical workbook is a step by step guide to handdrawing letters. Beginning with some basic informations about the tools to use and continuing with some interesting practices. From modern roman and gothic to latin, script and interlocked fonts, it uses methods with a modern twist like Ivan does for his works. Including a gallery and exercises section, when studied attentive, you are able to practice and use the described techniques very well.

We recommend this book to all who like to start with drawing type in a more understandable realationship to lettering.

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