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Creative lettering can add so much to your pages!  Not only can it add decoration and color, but it can also help to carry out a theme. 

Lettering Basics

bulletYou will want to use a soft lead pencil and eraser before trying any lettering in permanent ink (at least when you're first beginning.)
bulletLightly draw a line using a ruler to help keep your lettering even.
bulletDecide beforehand what type of basic alphabet you will be using.
bulletWhen you are happy with the way your letters look in pencil, trace over them with a permanent pen.
bulletEmbellish letters by adding designs, themes, and/or color schemes.

 

Finding a Basic Alphabet

Lettering Embellishments

Using Computer Fonts