The best way to learn any new skill is to do it often and on a consistant basis. Tracing letters is not cheating. It’s training your muscles to remember certain shapes, and it’s perfect for a quick warmup before you do any freehand lettering.
As beginners we want to be perfect right away, believe me, I thought I was. But among many struggles and self-doubt comes the shaky brush stroke. You know, when you want to create smooth upstrokes or nice downstrokes but your hand seems to be vibrating. Yup, that's it. That's the shaky hand.
There can be many reasons why this happens, but, if you don't have any health issues that could be causing this, I have a list of 3 reasons why your hand might be shaky.
It’s time to celebrate love in just a few days, so why not celebrate our passion for lettering while we’re at it?
I created a small gift for you to help you celebrate, because what would Valentine's Day be without a little something.
I made this wallpaper set, and a small printable that you can hang somewhere in your home.
I hope you have a great day and celebrate with the ones you love the most.
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.
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.