Growing up in a latin household, I thought it would be fun to create a project that involved phrases that I heard growing up.
Type Hike invited me to design a poster for the Santa Monica Mountains. It was an honor working on this poster. Check their site out and the other work from other talented designers: typehike.com
Thank you card I lettered for Etsy’s wholesale open call, an event hosted at Etsy HQ that brings together selected Etsy sellers and top retail stores.
Sassy messaging because, why not?
Shit just got real
Quote from the movie, Hunt for the Wilderpeople
Copperplate script attempt. I took this approach differently. I used calligraphy and sketched it over and then drew the letters and made any tweaks and pushed it until I felt it was final enough to vectorize. I am very pleased with the final results.
When you see eye candy, but are too shy to even say it in person.
Everything is you
After taking the advanced script lettering workshop at Cooper, I attempted my own version of Italian lettering. I also included a gif to show you my process. Everything is you, a song by Empress of. Check her out. She’s amazing!
These are some cards that I will be printing out and selling soon. Stay tuned! (follow my shop: Sal Con Limón)
It’s really important to be mindful. It’s easy to get into your own mindset and not be aware of others. This is a nice little reminder to myself of the importance of being mindful of your surroundings and of others.
Eatsy Chalkboard lettering project. Eatsy is a global food program at Etsy that hires outside food vendors that cater to employees twice a week.
Photography: Emily Andrews