Our first lesson was on Lettering. I have always found my lettering lacked luster and professionalism. Honestly, I really didn't spend a lot of time on lettering, just wanting to get it done. But I found that if you spend a little more time, the result is really pretty nice to look at.
Here is one of my practice sheets
Here I used several different
The second lesson was about documenting things in a handmade book. I have made some of my own books in the past, such as accordion books. Our teacher taught us how to make a 6 page book out of one sheet of paper.
Canoe Trip Accordion book
Our third lesson was about Info-graphics. These are drawings with commentary which tell something about the drawings. Below is my info-graphic.
I am truly enjoying the new things I am learning and trying to use them in my art regularly.