Personalize Your Life by Hand Lettering All the Things
Unleash your creativity with the ultimate hand lettering crafts book. In this new workbook, Amy Latta, bestselling author of Hand Lettering for Relaxation
, guides you through 25 beginner-friendly craft tutorials in her signature down-to-earth writing style that makes hand lettering and DIY art achievable for anyone. You'll be so inspired, you won't want to stop until everything in your home and wardrobe is transformed with a beautiful, inspirational message!
Everything you need to get started is here in these pages. Each project teaches the basics of a new skill, starting with Faux Calligraphy and simple embellishments, then expanding into more advanced fonts and techniques--all while teaching you how to work on any surface you can imagine. Packed with step-by-step photographs and practice pages, this book is truly a one-stop resource. Add a pop of personality to your living room with a Farmhouse-Style Throw Pillow, wear your feelings on your sleeve with an Embroidered Denim Jacket or even add a motivational phrase to your phone with a Custom Phone Case. From mugs and mirrors to signs, shirts and shoes, there's no limit to what you can create.
"From the moment I started my creative handwriting journey, thanks to Amy's first book, I've been hooked! Her beautiful messages of hope and inspiration jump through the pages and into your heart, and her easy step-by-step instruction makes it approachable for everyone! Not only will you love making your own masterpieces, you'll get to unwind and relax during the process."
--Larissa Wohl, Hallmark's Home & Family
"Creating something with your hands is good for the soul and this book is perfect for that! Amy's beautiful style of lettering paired with these fun projects is a perfect way to relax and make something you are truly proud of."
--Jo Gick, Interior Designer & Maker, Finalist on NBC's Making It
"Amy is a hand lettering and craft wizard, and this book perfectly combines both areas of expertise! Each project, personalized with hand lettering, is beautiful and inspiring."
--Sam Spendlove and Liz Welker, Pretty Life Girls
"Completely inspired is how I feel with Amy's designs. Her easy-to-follow instructions give me the confidence to try it all. Thanks to her, I now look at everyday items as blank canvases that are ready to be hand lettered."
--Meg Daves, Makeable Crafts
"Amy Latta has taken hand lettering to the next level with these fabulous and fun new projects. I love that she gives us all the information we need to dive in and create custom home décor, gifts and more. I have learned so much from her previous books, I can't wait to dive in and hand letter all the things!"
--Beverly McCullough, author and designer at Flamingo Toes
"Once you try lettering, you'll be hooked. Amy Latta's brilliant designs and easy-to-understand instructions make me want to letter everything! Look out home decor, here I come!"
--Amanda Formaro, CraftsbyAmanda.com
"Amy Latta is a household name when it comes to hand lettering! With Amy's expertise and talent, each project comes across as an easily doable DIY with clear instruction and tutorials. Impressive and ingenious!"
--Sarah Zimmerman, author of Crochet Cute Critters
, founder of Repeat Crafter Me
"Amy Latta possesses a unique ability to dial into delightful DIY projects that excite and empower even the most reluctant of crafters. If you've got a story to tell, Amy will show you how to tell it through a variety of clever crafty creations to embellish your home or yourself! Let Amy show you how to take your message off the page and into a world of creative possibility."
--Margot Potter, author The Impatient Beader
series and Fifty and Other F-Words
"Amy makes hand lettering easy, but there is only so much you can do with just paper. I love that this book takes the concept and turns into a wide variety of craft projects for my home and to gift to others."
--Angie Holden, The Country Chic Cottage
"Amy has a delightful style and way of taking the art of hand lettering into everyday life. Through her practical application of markers and paints onto apparel, decor and gifts, Amy makes hand lettering jump of the page."
--Laura Kelly, licensed artist and designer
"Amy has a wonderfully whimsical lettering style that she breaks down into easy-to-follow tutorials making for a successful learning process. Take those hand lettered designs off the page and onto home décor, apparel, gifts and more with these inspirational projects."
--Beth Watson, artist & designer at CreativelyBeth.com
About the Author
Amy Latta is the bestselling author of Hand Lettering for Relaxation
, Hand Lettering for Laughter
, Hand Lettering for Faith
and Express Yourself: A Hand Lettering Workbook for Kids
. She has appeared on Hallmark's Home & Family
teaching hand lettering, and her designs have been featured nationally in Starbucks and GAP stores. Amy lives in Hampstead, Maryland. Learn more at AmyLattaCreations.com