Emi Gennis Talk & Teach: Hand Lettering Fundamentals

Emi Gennis, CXC, comics festivals, Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum, teaching

October 1, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Will Eisner Seminar Room, Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Musuem
Room 205, Sullivant Hall, 1813 N. High Street
Columbus OH 43210

Cartoonist and educator Emi Gennis will discuss key principles of designing letters, the application of lettering in comics, and methods of lettering using traditional techniques. Using examples from her own work, she will walk you through the process of creating letters by hand, and describe her approach to designing text that amplifies storytelling. Gennis teaches at the Columbus College of Art & Design, where she is Associate Professor of Comics & Narrative Practice and regularly offers courses in hand lettering to her students.

This in-person event will be held at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum.

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