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Learn Sign Painting

With Christopher Rouleau

This new two-day workshop, in partnership with UPPERCASE Magazine and Mona Lisa Art Supplies, teaches the fundamentals of traditional sign painting.

Participants will learn about best practices, sign painting tools, and have the opportunity to paint up to four styles of alphabet using both showcard tempera paint, with a demonstration on how to use professional enamel paint. This is an intermediate-level workshop. All participants should come with a working knowledge of typography and hand-lettering fundamentals. Experience with type design, drafting, drawing, and painting is a bonus. Materials will be provided, and all participants will take home their own brushes and sign painting workbook.

Space is very limited. Sign up today!

Christopher Rouleau is an independent designer and lettering artist in Toronto, as well as a co-founder of Ligatures, Toronto’s hub for typography. He is a public speaker, lettering instructor, and published author, and his work has been featured in Spacing Magazine, Uppercase Magazine, and Flare Magazine. He attended the Alberta College of Art + Design, and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Calgary. He recently received a Communication Arts Award of Excellence in Typography.

For more information about Christopher Rouleau, visit christopherrouleau.com.

Dates:

  • Saturday, September 28, 2019, 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Sunday, September 29, 2019, 10:00am – 5:00pm

Location: Uppercase Magazine (201B, 908 17th Ave. SW)

For more information or tickets, visit uppercasemagazine.com.

September 28 & 29, 2019

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