Tag: brushlettering


Gold Text effect in Procreate – Digital Handlettering on iPad

YouTube Video

This is the real time version of how I do gold effects for text in Procreate.

The Gold shades I use are the ones from (Wikipedia)[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gold_(color)]
You can download the gold swatch palette for procreate (here)[http://bit.ly/halfapxGold]


iPad Lettering 101

A Getting Started Guide

iPad Lettering has become quite popular since my last post about it. I’ve had my iPad Pro and Apple Pencil for exactly 3 month now. There have been some fantastic updates, a lot of new brush releases and quite a big improvement in my personal Lettering since then.

I’ve been getting quite a lot of questions about the iPad and how to go about digital handlettering, so I decided to write this post. I’m gonna give you a quick overview on how to go about starting this whole thing. Continue reading “iPad Lettering 101”


Brush Lettering 2.0

digital handlettering with the iPad Pro and Apple Pencil

I would’ve never thought that I’d ever buy an iPad. I was sure of the fact that I would never (ever) be in love with an Apple product as much as I still adore my beloved iPod classic (which is still in use!). Well, my iPod is still my number one, but this Pad is definitelly getting there. I’ve only had it for 6 days… Combine the iPad Pro with Porcreate and the Apple Pencil and you got a lettering tool that feels like a real brush upgraded with an undo option.

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Brushlettering Tools

An overview of different brush pens and a little intro

My obsession started Dec 30th 2015, when I first picked up one of my nail art brushes and just tried it. Brush lettering. Since then I’ve done it almost every day and so I thought I’d tell you a little bit of my experiences for beginners (which I still am) and what kind of brush pens work for me.

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