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....chars or letters????

Discussion in 'Third Rail' started by CAPS, Mar 11, 2002.

  1. CAPS

    CAPS Member

    Joined: Oct 23, 2001 Messages: 658 Likes Received: 0
    K.... it's been discussed before but I'd like to hear some opinions on writers who specialize in charcters vs. letters. I personally like characters more. I like DAIM and TWIST the most..... not to say fonts aren't cool it's just personal pref. I hear a lot about "If you just do chars all the time, your a toy that's not rounded. " I don't agree but what the fuck ever. Opinions are like shit..... they all stink.

    CAPS........ chars for me please.... two scoops.
  2. spizazzz

    spizazzz New Jack

    Joined: Feb 4, 2002 Messages: 40 Likes Received: 0
    twist is superflyyy
  3. ASER1NE

    ASER1NE Veteran Member

    Joined: Oct 15, 2001 Messages: 7,578 Likes Received: 3
    characters are way harder , so if you only do characters for awhile youre gonna have sick letters anyhow , and its like if you bomb alot youll get better control , if you do alot of characters youll have better can control faster , than if you just work on letters

    twist is sick , one of my favs , as well as rhek , and forms

    REGULATOR Elite Member

    Joined: Sep 6, 2001 Messages: 3,383 Likes Received: 0
    twist has cool letterform and sick characters
  5. Jucerock

    Jucerock Junior Member

    Joined: Jan 8, 2002 Messages: 105 Likes Received: 0
    I agree with aserine, charachters done right, show more skill and can control. Also I've always thought that a charachter next to your piece spices it up hella.:king:
  6. zen

    zen New Jack

    Joined: Sep 20, 2001 Messages: 0 Likes Received: 0
    i think that once youve started doing characters you get to experiment with spray paint as a soft medium rather than, like, always having crisp lines or the standard fillin-outline routine.
  7. CountRockula

    CountRockula Guest

    chars? graffiti slang just keeps getting worse and worse...
  8. Dr. Dazzle

    Dr. Dazzle Veteran Member

    Joined: Nov 19, 2001 Messages: 8,147 Likes Received: 3
    I don't know what the fuck "chars" are, but Toast has to be one of my faves......
  9. Acid_Cologne

    Acid_Cologne New Jack

    Joined: Jan 8, 2002 Messages: 53 Likes Received: 0
    Letters and Charakters are both cool i think. A nice bomb with a charakter to the left or right looks dope :king:
    Dope Gangsta 1 doing the letters and Dope Gangsta 2 doing the charakters so everyone does what he likes :)

    (i got crazy :D )

    SKUMBALUCKAH Senior Member

    Joined: Nov 22, 2000 Messages: 2,060 Likes Received: 1
    Charaters are lovely and make me smile.

    But writing is not writing without writing. You have to have the letters.
  11. Rodney Trotter

    Rodney Trotter Senior Member

    Joined: Aug 23, 2001 Messages: 1,683 Likes Received: 1
    To me its all about the letters. Its all about writing your name. A character thats an accompanyment to the letters, or instead of a letter is cool, but people who make the backgrounds and characters the pre-eminate part of the production, well, it does nothing for me. I think they missed the point. But then, who cares what I think? Oh yeah, you do, or you wouldn't be reading this shit.
  12. CAPS

    CAPS Member

    Joined: Oct 23, 2001 Messages: 658 Likes Received: 0

    Um hey retard.... your name.....yeah and whats that about? Talk about slang and stuff..jeez...i'm taking my ball and leaving dawg.

  13. lo5.iTwilD

    lo5.iTwilD New Jack

    Joined: Jan 23, 2002 Messages: 38 Likes Received: 0
  14. bastard ideals..........?

    bastard ideals..........? New Jack

    Joined: Aug 9, 2001 Messages: 3 Likes Received: 0
    i give respect to both. they both have different elements and I think doing both helps you to progress in both.

    twist is great, don't get me wrong, but what about giant? and sasquatch?
    and all the others im forgeting?
  15. GWIZ1r

    GWIZ1r New Jack

    Joined: Mar 17, 2002 Messages: 52 Likes Received: 0
    i like daims style with letters and his characters are mad tight also there is another writer out there that goes by the name of totem and hes mad tight also characters make you a well rounded graf artist but if you dont do em doesnt make you a toy....play these