First thing you'll need is the hardware:
- A pen or some other device that makes a mark on paper.
- A piece of paper. A napkin will do if you can't find any paper.
- A computer with a scanner.
Here are two pieces of specialty software you will need for making
Streamline: Converts your grayscale scan into an eps (Encapsulated
Post Script) file which you can open and edit in Illustrator.
Fontographer: This is the program that makes fonts.
Also, you should be somewhat familiar with the following software:
Photoshop: Use this to scan your artwork in and clean it up
if you want.
Illustrator: Used as a clipboard for importing your outlines
Got all that? Great! Let's draw the alphabet...
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