October 2017 Printable Calendar + Tech Pretties. One of my most popular posts each month are these free pretty printables and calendars for your tech! October 2017 Printable Calendar + Tech Pretties Just like September’s calendar. This month’s calendar design was inspired by my current obsession: Mixing typography and florals. All of the typographical and doodle elements were drawn by hand and then I used clip
DND Lettering Styles: Week One. A blog series cataloging a personal project in which I’m trying to create five different lettering styles per week. DND Lettering Styles: Week One Last week, I shared on social media that I’m starting a new personal lettering project where I’m filling sketchbooks with one new lettering style per weekday. On my Facebook page, a ton of people said they’d
Hand Lettered Trick or Treat Coloring Pages. Plus, a video tutorial on creating a blended ombré style with Tombow Dual Tip Markers. Hand Lettered Trick or Treat Coloring Pages It’s almost late September. You know what that means, don’t you? Bring on the Halloween themed creativity! Today, I’m sharing this hand lettered coloring page with you in two options: a classic style and chalkboard style.
Basic Strokes Worksheets for Large Brush Pens. Download these free brush calligraphy worksheets and get practicing! Note: I mentioned most of the info in this post in the Basic Strokes Worksheets for Small Brush Pens post, but it’s worth repeating for those that come to this post first. If you read that post already, you can head right to the supplies and download portion of this post.
Basic Strokes Worksheets for Small Brush Pens. Download these free brush calligraphy worksheets and get practicing! Basic Strokes Worksheets for Small Brush Pens Whether you’re a newbie or experienced with brush calligraphy, it’s always a good time to practice basic strokes. It’s a great warmup exercise if you haven’t lettered in a while or got a new type of brush pen. If you’re a newbie, small brush
Photography Tips for Hand Lettering Artists. I’m spilling all my tips for learning how to take better photos and videos as an Art and Lettering Blogger! Photography Tips for Hand Lettering Artists Reader FAQs: “How did you learn photography? How do you take your photos and videos. What supplies do you use?” These are questions I get all the time from readers in emails and
Best Gold Pens for Lettering and Illustration. I tested a bunch of them so you don’t have to! And the winning gold pens are… Best Gold Pens for Lettering and Illustration This is the second post in a “Battle of the Pens” series. If you missed my first post in this series, the Best White Pens and Inks for Lettering and Calligraphy, you can check it
1920’s Inspired Motivational Free Print + Coloring Page. This hand-drawn typographic print is offered in three design options! 1920’s Inspired Motivational Free Print + Coloring Page I’ve been super into studying custom lettering and typography by period lately. For this piece, I focused on lettering and type of the 1920s. (See some of my favorite books for inspiration here.) I thought it would create a fun
Favorite Lettering Books for Inspiration. I went through my “lettering library” and pulled out all my go-to books to flip through when I need inspiration! My Favorite Lettering and Typography Books for Inspiration I love books. And I love my tech, but one thing I’m super old school about it having an actual book in my hand. Nothing compares to the feel, the smell, and
Like it, Love it, Obsessed: September Edition. A monthly blog series. It’s a fun way to share new goodies I’m loving…and it helps justify my shopping problem! Win, win. Like it, Love it, Obsessed: September Edition This has become one of my favorite posts to write each month! Here are the Art + Lettering Goodies I can’t get enough of lately… One: Favorite Art Supply of the