Hand lettering is an art can seem a disheartening and difficult, and for sure it’s not an easy job. But just like anything else, it requires a lot of learning and practice. Skill is a nice to have at first for a morale boost, but just like any other job or hobby, skill becomes irrelevant when you start learning in-depth techniques.

If you are interested in starting a career or just doing it for fun at home, you might want to read this great article that picks things up from the beginning, defining hand lettering, explaining what tools to use, and all the good stuff.

Bonus: a huge list of lettering artists that you should follow.