Design and Creation of Victorian-Style Lettering

A course by Felippe Cavalcanti , Graphic Designer and Lettering Artist

Graphic Designer and Lettering Artist. Recife, Brazil.
Joined February 2020

Explore how to compose Victorian-style lettering with dynamic layouts and embellishments, from the first steps to the final printed piece

  • Portuguese with subtitles in English
  • 100% positive reviews (24)
  • 1056 students

Explore how to compose Victorian-style lettering with dynamic layouts and embellishments, from the first steps to the final printed piece

A course by Felippe Cavalcanti

With its timeless elegance that captivates audiences from far and wide, Victorian lettering showcases a unique style brimming with curves, details, and embellishments. Award-winning designer Felippe Cavalcanti, who works for luxury packaging brands, teaches you to illustrate compositions full of personality.

In this online course, learn the art of lettering to illustrate either a postcard or a business card. Join Felippe and discover the main characteristics of Victorian letters along with how to compose their embellishments step by step.

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What will you learn in this online course?

15 lessons & 18 downloads

Time travel
2 minutes, 22 seconds
Exercise for the eyes
4 minutes, 17 seconds
Hierarchy
1 minute, 24 seconds
Ornaments
2 minutes, 45 seconds
Briefing and mood board
3 minutes, 58 seconds
Layout structure
1 minute, 32 seconds
Portuguese with subtitles in English
  • 100% positive reviews (24)
  • 1056 students
  • 15 lessons (1h 12m)
  • 18 additional resources (6 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: Portuguese
  • Portuguese, Spanish, English, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Produce a Victorian-style lettering piece to illustrate a business card or a postcard.

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

Designers, illustrators, and anyone interested in the world of lettering and illustration who wants to explore a new style.

Requirements and materials

You need basic knowledge of Procreate and Adobe Illustrator to take this course, as well as a computer with both programs.


Reviews

1056 Students
24 Reviews
100% Positive ratings

Felippe Cavalcanti

A course by Felippe Cavalcanti

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Graphic Designer and Lettering Artist

Felippe Cavalcanti is a graphic designer who works in luxury packaging and collaborates on lettering and illustration projects. He studied graphic design at UNIAESO with a major in Brazilian and Danish typography and calligraphy.

In 2018, he began working as a freelancer for a range of clients in the US, UK, Norway, UAE, and nationally. He is currently codirector of art at Holy Studio where he develops luxury packaging for spirits and other alcoholic beverages. In 2021, he received a Muse Award and an LAD Award for typographic and lettering excellence.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • My Influences
  • U2

    Studying Victorian Features

    • Time travel
    • Exercise for the eyes
    • Hierarchy
    • Ornaments
  • U3

    Production

    • Briefing and mood board
    • Layout structure
    • Structure of lettering design
    • Following the flow
    • Refining the sketch
  • U4

    Project execution

    • Sculpture in vector
    • Vector refinement
    • Final details
    • Closing with a golden key
  • FP

    Final project

    • Design and Creation of Victorian-Style Lettering

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Design and Creation of Victorian-Style Lettering. Calligraphy, and Typography course by Felippe Cavalcanti

Design and Creation of Victorian-Style Lettering

A course by Felippe Cavalcanti
Graphic Designer and Lettering Artist. Recife, Brazil.
Joined February 2020
  • 100% positive reviews (24)
  • 1056 students