Adam Vicarel — Design Direction and Adventure
Crafting designs for people, brands and companies that care.

Speaking & Workshops

 

Speaking & Workshops


Upcoming Workshops

"The Basics of Hand Lettering"  |  Dates, times and locations are up-to-date below.


Why take a workshop?

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Receive one-on-one instruction and advice on hand lettering process and technique

If you’re an aspiring calligrapher or lettering artist, art director or designer, or just someone who wants to pickup a new skill, this workshop will provide you with the fundamental knowledge that you need in order to pursue intentional lettering practice.

 
 

You were very receptive to questions and willing to help anyone that seemed to be struggling. Left me wanting to learn more!
— Sarah Nee, Designer/Lettering Artist

 
 
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Additional Upcoming Events


 

What/Who

When

Topic


 

The Basics of Hand Lettering Workshop

March 25th, 2017
April 1st, 2017

This workshop is for people interested in the basics of hand lettering as well as those who have been lettering for years. I will go over the fundamentals of drawing letter forms, speak to the differences between lettering, calligraphy, and type design as well as share my process for conceptualizing, designing, and lettering words or phrases for any use such as branding, advertising campaigns, poster or t-shirt artwork, wedding save the dates, invites and cards.


Previous


 

11–13 March 2017

Live painting for the release of Brandcast's product, a web platform that empowers companies to deliver beautiful, mobile-ready websites without code or developers.


 

10 & 14 March 2017

Learn the basics of hand lettering. I will review my process for conceptualizing, creating, designing, and lettering words or phrases for any use from branding and advertising campaigns to a poster or t-shirt. 


 

The Basics of Hand Lettering Workshop

21 February 2017

This workshop is for people interested in the basics of hand lettering as well as those who have been lettering for years. I will go over the fundamentals of drawing letter forms, speak to the differences between lettering, calligraphy, and type design as well as share my process for conceptualizing, designing, and lettering words or phrases for any use such as branding, advertising campaigns, poster or t-shirt artwork, wedding save the dates, invites and cards.


 

University of Dayton Senior Seminar

21 October 2017

Career path, importance of passion projects, doing work you love, and networking.


 

Cleveland AIGA — CSU Visual Communication Design students

20 December 2015
 

Lettering workshop & talk on the importance of passion projects, doing work you love, having a healthy life/work balance.


 

Denver AIGA — Kunsmiller
Creative Arts Academy

24 February 2015

Importance of hard work and intentionally pursing your future.


Speaking topics tend to be about:

  • The importance of doing what you love daily
  • The need for a balance of "work" and "play"
  • How travel/outdoors influence my work/life
  • My overall design process

Workshop/Class topics include, but not limited to:

  • Basics of Lettering 01 (beginner)
  • Basics of Lettering 02 (intermediate)
  • Map Drawing 101