Leo Ratzlaff

Hands dirty

In January 2021 I joined the 3-day lettering course called Keep your hands dirty, by Guasca Studio Co. I was never great with manual skills, but this was a chance for a late start.

After theory and many exercises, we had to choose a word or small sentence to draw. The image below displays my first to the last version on paper before vectorizing.

More than lettering, the main thing I learned is that good results will come if we invest time and iterate. Here’s the final result: