Hand Lettering for Responsive Web Design

Via Alicia Cressall | @aliciacressall

The re-emergence of hand lettering has taken over Instagram and has made it a sought-after skill again. Good hand lettering looks effortless and fun, but before you commit to including it in your web project ask yourself these questions: Does it fit the brand? Will the lettering scale, or the orientation change? Will the legibility be maintained? Is there enough contrast between light/dark, positive/negative space so the characters are distinguishable at a smaller scale? Each of these questions should be considered throughout your design process.

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