A day of Creative Projects & Demos
with LIVE Give-aways!
If you love to letter or want to learn
more about the lettering arts,
this event is for you!
8-Hours of Guided
Projects & Demos
for 24 hours
Online & Live Stream
Discover, Learn & Create!
Lively Holiday Cards
Do you ever ask yourself the same question each year:
“Oh, my, how am I going to design my Holiday cards this time?”
You’ll be inspired by Thomas’s alternative to the traditional styles. Thomas will guide you step by step through several projects to spark your imagination for your next Holiday Card.
Oh What Fun! Christmas Star
Heather Victoria Held
Starting with a non-traditional, black background, Heather shows how you can take Copperplate script, some basic ornamental strokes and flourishing to bring this pointed pen star to life!
Sketchnote to Learn!
Heather Leavitt Martinez
Imagine being in a calligraphy class or workshop taking notes, but all the pages look the same. It’s hard to look back and remember what you wrote.
What makes one line of text differ from the rest?
Learn to sketchnote! It’s a great learning tool you can use when taking notes in class and workshops, journaling vacations, and telling a visual story.
In this session we will explore the tools and high-level techniques that professional sketchnoters use.
Have you ever wondered what it takes to build your own font?
Professional Font Designer, Rob Leuschke takes font design to a new level with Glyphs 3, a Mac Font Editor that allows you to draw high precision vectors and manage number, letters and symbols.
Create Your Own Font Design with Rob Leuschke
Watch these Videos for more info!
Friendship Calligraphy on Handmade Paper
This impactful little project, with a decorated icon and flourished Italic on deckled edged paper can be framed or made into a greeting card. Work with Twinrocker paper, watercolor and broad-edged pen. Treat your friends to a unique gift with heartwarming character.
Watch video below!
Join Jeff Olson, Art Education Director for Royal Talens North America, as he shares some of the amazing history and working properties of watercolors, including a demonstration of some of the newest and most unique colors available to artists today.
Resplendent Light &
Jeffrey Olson Education Director for
Royal Talens of North America
Create a holiday card using watercolors!
The design shown uses hearts for Valentine’s Day, but the same process of layering and building the design can be used with a different starting shape, a different color, or at a different scale. Cora will talk about some of the nuances of working with watercolor as she takes you through a step by step process of making this holiday card.
Ringing In the Holidays on Glass
Personalize your gifts with calligraphy, whether you are giving wine with a special inscription on the bottle or personalizing an ornament and other gifts.
Linda demonstrates a Copperplate script, but you can use your own handwriting.
Make this holiday one that family and friends will remember.
Japanese Papers for Holiday Lettering Projects
Japanese Paper for
Holiday Lettering Projects
With Linda Marshall & Washi Arts (Sponsor)
Look Who’s teaching
Learn from Professional Lettering Artists
Sketchnote to Learn!
Gansai Tambi Watercolor
Zig Kuretake (Sponsor)
A Day of Projects and Demos!
“This has been so much fun and inspirational. I want to THANK everyone who put it together. Fabulous job. Will keep me busy for a very long time.”
Glad I stopped what I was doing to watch.
The program was a win for everyone!
Get Lettering Tips & Tricks
All-Project Pass holders get lifetime viewing access
to the entire day of projects, printable Project Notes and 35% off all
Mini-classes and Workshops in the Texas Lettering Arts Library.
Lifetime Access to all Sessions
All-Project Pass holders get the replays for Lettering for Holiday Projects 2021 anytime.
Downloadable Project Note pages
All-Project Pass holders can download Project Notes outlining each project with a supply list for easy, follow-along reference.
[Lettering For Holiday Projects] was the absolute best day I’ve spent in front of my ipad in a long time.
There were so many instructors I knew nothing about until yesterday. I know what I’m asking Santa for, I’ll be taking some fabulous classes coming next year for sure!!!
“I spent this morning organizing notes taken from all the wonderful sessions.
What an undertaking!! Thank you for all the preparation taken to give us 11 hours of fun learning.
So happy I signed up.
Many Thanks for a great day!”
The savings alone, are worth the price of the All-Projects Pass!
All-Projects Pass Perks
Lettering for Holiday Projects
Live and stress-free!
You’ll enjoy the sessions in real time, knowing you can revisit your favorites later and watch any you miss on your own schedule.
All-Access Pass Holders
can download Project Note Pages
to follow each guided video,
apply your lettering skills
and enjoy the process.
Get More & Learn More!
Take your studies to the next level
with 35% off savings all
Mini-classes and Day-long Workshops in the Texas Lettering Arts Library.
Discount good through 12/31/2021.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How long are the sessions?
Each session is between 10 to 60-minutes.
How much is an All-Projects Pass?
• BEFORE OCT 26, 2021; only $29
• ON OCT 26, 2021; $49
• AFTER OCT 26, 2021; $69
An All-Projects Pass is available ANYTIME.
Can I participate if I am only a beginner?
Lettering for Holiday Projects was created for all ability levels. Whether you’re just starting out or have been lettering for 50 years, Lettering for Holiday Projects provides inspiration for any level!
How do I download the sessions?
All-Project pass holders have access to view the sessions on learn.txlac.org. The Project Note pages are downloadable for each project as a follow-along reference.
What is included with the All-Projects Pass?
• Access to all session replays presented at Lettering for Holiday Projects on OCT 26, 2021.
• A downloadable pdf outlining each session with supply lists.
• A fabulous 35% discount on ALL Mini-classes and Workshops in the TXLAC Library. 35% discount is unlimited and may be used through December 31, 2021.
• Early Bird notification discounts on future lettering events.
How are the projects taught?
Each project is featured in a guided, step-by-step format.
All-Project Pass holders also receive a printable Project Note page for each session and access to view the videos at anytime on their schedule.
What is Texas Lettering Arts Council (TXLAC)?
Texas Lettering Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization dedicated to promoting and preserving the Lettering Arts through creative disciplines.