Los Angeles : Modern Lettering



type of camp

Professional Urban Training

group size



$295 / $395

specific dates

May 14, 2016


Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography
870-950 South Raymond Avenue
Pasadena, California 91105

This camp is now over, though head on over to our blog and read all about it.


learn about current lettering styles
explore hand lettering structure
understand positive & negative letter space
experiment with contrast and technique
stretch yourself to make unique forms
design for practical use or for fun
expand your letterform knowledge


Join us for a day of examining and analysing current prominent lettering styles. We’ll discuss bouncing baselines, swashy scripts, and structured capitals and try our hand at all of them. By the end of the day, you’ll have your own approach to the styles of 2016 and will be able to firmly call it your own.

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Type Camp is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography, who is sponsoring this event.