ERIC Number: ED097454
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Dec
Pencil Lettering; Commercial and Advertising Art--Basic: 9183.02.
Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.
The course outline is offered as a guide to teach the student the proper procedure in Commercial and Advertising Art Pencil Hand Lettering as it applies to several of the most popular type faces. The student will first master pencil stroking methods and branch off to specific mastery of type faces. Natural talent and aptitude, inherent taste, an eye for perfection in details, and a steady hand are essentials in this highly specialized form of art. The 45 hour course consists of six blocks of instruction in pencil stroking and lettering: (1) introduction, (2) the gothic alphabet, (3) the text alphabet, (4) the roman alphabet, (5) the script alphabet, and (6) the italic alphabet. A bibliography of basic references and sample post-tests conclude the curriculum guide. (MW)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Art Education, Behavioral Objectives, Commercial Art, Course Content, Course Descriptions, Curriculum Guides, Freehand Drawing, Graphic Arts, Manuscript Writing (Handlettering), Performance Criteria, Production Techniques, Secondary Education, Skill Development, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.