Introduction to Vector Lettering

What You’ll Learn


How to bring sketches onto computer, layer organization and simple image editing techniques.

Anchor Point Placement & Precision

Where to place your anchor points to get smooth bézier curves.

Path Unification

How to create a single deliverable vector graphic.

Take the Guessing Out of Digitizing

If you’ve ever wondered how to digitize your lettering or calligraphy with precision, this 3-hour workshop is a great introduction to the vector process. With a vector file, you could resize your artwork proportionally without ever losing sharpness.

You will have the option to bring in a sketch of your own to digitally trace or use the example provided.

There will be no time given for sketching during the workshop.

Required Materials

  • Laptop with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator installed (trial version is fine)
  • Smartphone (with camera)


Introduction to Vector Lettering


(Registration is closed)

Saturday, February 4, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 


Smitten On Paper, 114 E Lemon Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016

Spacing is limited to 12 students