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I love this! I think I will incorporate this into a lesson on positive- negative space! Working within a 6-x-6-inch square, create compositions using a single letter form. Examine the forms and counter forms of the letter. Isolate just enough of each letter to hint at its identity. Strike a balance between positive and negative space. Create six or more compositions.

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Learning Basic Letter Forms {#LoveYourLettering

DAY 3 To get creative with our lettering, first we have to understand the basics. Today we get back to the very basic foundations and letter forms.

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akatre: Aïe by Akatre,... (SerialThriller™)

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Learning Basic Letter Forms {#LoveYourLettering

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Lettering from the Trajan column. Beautiful technical drawings showing the underlying structure of the typeface. The engraving on the Trajan column was made into a typeface in 1989 by an American letter form designer Carol Twombly.

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