Learn to personalise photographs with letters and create compositions to be shared on social media
The compositions of calligraphy and lettering digital in travel photographs have taken an incredible prominence in Instagram, something that the designer and lyricist Nubia Navarro - better known as Nubikini - dedicates her time and effort, working for brands such as Marriott, Adidas, Samsung, Coca-Cola and UNICEF.
In this course you will learn to intervene photographs with letterings in Procreate to share in social networks with the help of an expert like Nubikini.
What's included in this course?
The first thing you will do is meet Nubikini, who will tell you about his trip through the lyrics, how he started doing lettering , his passion for photography, and will show you his greatest influences.
You will choose photos and phrases to develop the course project that will be five compositions for social networks: nature, gastronomy, people, objects and a sunset.
Nubikini will tell you about the personality of letters, the ability to transmit fresh and powerful messages, and the value of experimentation to master various styles and generate contrast between them.
You will know the ideal characteristics that your file must have to publish in social networks, then you will see how to achieve an optimal workflow in Procreate.
You will learn the foundations of the world of letters and perform different exercises with monolingual cursive style and Brush Script, with sans serif and serif letters, with light and shadow, all on one photograph.
You will apply everything you have learned to create your composition. You will choose two or three styles of letters to learn how to combine them without saturating the photographs.
Finally, you will see how you can export your image and the video of your Procreate pieces. In addition, Nubikini will give you some tips and advice for the time to publish them on social networks.
What is this course project about?
You will make an intervention in a traveling photograph with lettering or calligraphy to share on Instagram.
Who is it for?
To all the people who enjoy design, letters, travel and want to tell stories through photographs intervened with original messages.
To complete this course you will need to have basic knowledge of calligraphy and lettering .
On the materials, it is necessary that you have an iPad Pro, an Apple Pen and the latest version of Procreate (4.2.1) installed.
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Nubia Navarro, Venezuelan graphic designer based in Bogotá (Colombia), is a lover of typography, letters and photography for fun. He has four years of experience creating letterings and content for social networks, enough time to work with small and large brands such as Marriott, Adidas, Samsung, Coca-Cola and UNICEF.
She likes to impart knowledge with people who love letters as much as she does, and firmly believes that letters can change brands, lives and if combined with music, nothing can go wrong.