Building Gothic Letters

I recently won the New Elementary‘s Lettering Contest. For the contest, we only had to build the phase “Lego DNA”. After the contest, I sat down and built the whole alphabet. Fun fact, I know how to write in Gothic. I took a lettering class by mistake (thinking it was about writing letters, the kind that you put in envelope) before I really learned how to speak English.

You can substitute the macaroni brick with the new macaroni tile. But it’ll be hard to find them in the right color for your letters.

A Few Tricks

You can create a stable angle by rotating a 2×3 plate and connect the two diagonal corners. See more in this post.

Use these tricks to create the curvy strokes.

Download the LDD files here

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