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In a time when more and more art is computer generated it’s very refreshing to see artists that, from start to finish, creates amazing artwork by just using their hands. One of these persons is Dana Tanamachi who’s a graphic designer and custom chalk letterer living in Brooklyn, New York. Check out Dana’s amazing work below and be sure to also check out her time-lapse videos of her creating the drawings, they’re sooo awesome!

Dana Tanamachi

Dana Tanamachi

Dana Tanamachi

Dana Tanamachi

Dana Tanamachi

Dana Tanamachi

Dana Tanamachi

Dana Tanamachi

Dana Tanamachi


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  • Definitely just saw her work at a flea market in Brooklyn last weekend. Cool stuff.

  • brian

    she’s incredibly talented with hand signage

  • I’ve seen her work around Brooklyn also, and had the pleasure of working with some people from Spotco where she used to work! Really amazing!

  • She just jumped to the top of my list for favorite designers!

    -Mackenzie
    Artists Inspire Artists

  • OMG! Artist with capital letters! Wonderful!

  • Such an incredible talent.

  • This is great! I was hoping to see her draw that QR code in the second video… maybe that was added later.

  • Hector

    wow! cant believe its handmade! awesome, thanks!!