3 Tutorials That Will Have You Lettering Chalkboards Like a PRO

Chalkboard lettering made easy
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Okay, show of hands… How many of us have sat down with chalk in hand in front of our new DIY chalkboards, ready to start lettering, only to realize that our chalkboard lettering skills stink? This morning at about 4:30am while I was surfing the webs –because that’s what I do when I wake up waaaay too early and I don’t want to get out of bed and my iPhone is within reach–I spotted a genius tutorial on Indie Craft Parade that shows how to letter like a total pro. Continue Reading

How To: Typographic Coasters

Typographic Coasters

A simple, bold design for fans of typography, cocktail, and cleanliness!

Its incredible to check out the different features of typefaces once you blow them up – especially in symbols and punctuation. And as you can see above, these differences and subtle curves look mighty fine under a cold drink.

Evil Mad Scientist has done just that, first making a version by hand with 1/8″ cork sheets:

Cork set

Then some laser cut plywood and acrylic options:

Plywood set

And, a ’round in acrylic:

Acrylic Set