5 best brush pens for beginners in brush calligraphy

5 best brush pens for beginners in brush calligraphy

Want to learn brush calligraphy or brush lettering?

Have you been practicing with brush markers but just can't get the strokes right?

Are you confused and don't know what to do?

You need to start with the right tools. If you start with the wrong or advanced tools, that you don't know how to use, you may give up too early and miss the opportunity to create something beautiful.

Getting that blank stare when you tell people what you do?

Getting that blank stare when you tell people what you do?

This started as a Newsletter, but I decided that all creatives out there need access to some encouragement. Ever feel like you have to explain to people what you do, and they look at you like you're crazy? I do, so read on and find out how to get better at telling people what you do.

You can learn watercolor brush lettering

You can learn watercolor brush lettering

When was the last time you saw beautiful lettering and decided that it was too hard for you and you couldn't possibly learn it?

Well, I'm here to tell you that you are wrong. I'm not gonna lie, it takes
A LOT of practice. But, you can totally learn brush lettering.

All you need to do is start, practice and you will see the progress.

2018 The Year Of Watercolors

2018 The Year Of Watercolors

Let's kick off the new year with a new challenge. Instead of setting another resolution that we most likely won't follow through with, let's just focus on what we already love. Lettering! Oh, and of course watercolors! 

You will learn everything from forming letters, color blending, floral illustration and more. And how will you be learning this? By practicing of course.

There will be monthly themes, but no specific words to letter, that will be up to you. Instead, the theme will focus on an area of watercolor lettering you need to work on.

DIY Halloween chalkboard for your home

DIY Halloween chalkboard for your home

Create your very own Halloween themed door hanger using chalk markers

With Halloween just around the corner, I swear time is speeding up, it's time to decorate the house for this spooky holiday. Halloween is a very exciting time of year in my family, my daughter is a fan of all things spooky and always want to decorate the house with scary things.

Today you will learn how to make this cute spooky halloween door hanger in six easy steps.

Mockup your lettering in a frame: Photoshop course preview

Mockup your lettering in a frame: Photoshop course preview

Mocking up your lettering is a must if you wish to sell it, whether it’s a print or other product. No one has all the things or all the time to be taking fancy photos of the actual print in 10 different settings or in two or three different frames. Watch this video tutorial, taken straight out of my course, and follow along.

Quick guide to Bubbly Letters

Quick guide to Bubbly Letters

Alright, you asked for it, after people finish my 90 Days of Drills Challenge they usually ask what next? How do I connect letters?

Here is my quick guide for you. Literally, it's a 30-second explanation.

Have you been eyeing those big loopy letters on Instagram but when you try to do your lettering they just aren't coming out the same way? I've been there, and I remember this day like it was yesterday, lol. I seriously do, it just all of a suddenly clicked in my head, and I understood what I was doing wrong. 

8 Tricks to get you practicing your lettering every day

8 Tricks to get you practicing your lettering every day

So you want to be the best lettering artist in the world, but you have a little problem. You don't take the time to get better. Understanding the problem is the first step to fixing it. Pay attention to your daily routine, and what causes you to do other things instead of practicing your art. I've got 8 tricks for you that will get you practicing every day.

Tools I wish I started lettering with

Tools I wish I started lettering with

When I started handlettering, about 2.5 years ago, I made many mistakes and today I will share with you the 6 tools I wish I had started with instead.Here are some of the tools I wish to have started with instead of the ones I did. Not that there is anything wrong with most of these, but I now know what I was missing. What was holding me back from improvement.