Legendary tattoo artist BJ Betts shares lettering skills. In this six-part video series, you'll start from the basics and work your way though placement.
Start and stop as many times as you need to nail it.
In part 1 of this series of tutorials, BJ Betts takes us through the basics of tattoo lettering.
In part 2 of this tutorial, BJ Betts teaches one of the most integral parts of the process when tattooing: the layout of your lettering.
In part 3 of the tutorial, BJ Betts teaches flourishes, the perfect way to fill dead spaces around your lettering.
In part 4 of this series of tutorials, BJ Betts teaches us a trick for designing larger projects, different letter & shading variations, and more.
In part 5 of this series of tutorials, BJ Betts talks about Pike lettering, and how to mix different styles of lettering together.
In part 6 of this series of tutorials, BJ Betts shows us how some lettering styles work perfectly for some placements, but not others. Knowing the difference is important.