Calligraphy - words
Words - Typography, hand lettering, chalkboard ideas
Turkish calligrapher and graphic designer Tolga Girgin, previously featured for his 3D calligraphic work, has since produced even more stunning pieces. He experiments with perspective and shadow, creating optical illusions that make his words appear to be standing upright on paper, or weaving through the lines in notebooks.
I’ve had a few questions lately about how I do shadows on my lettering so if you swipe you’ll see a step by step tutorial and then a pic of all the pens I used to do this piece. These are the same pens I’ve used in my lettering videos and all of these supplies are in my 1k giveaway. Please excuse my inconsistent lettering and wonky handwriting.. it’s been a long and massive day and I was doing this in front of the tv tonight and the lighting wasn’t great.. but my mantra is progress not perfecti