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Where do I start?
Start by reading my full guide to Brush Calligraphy by clicking the button below, there I cover everything you should know before starting, from definitions to posture, how to hold a pen, and how letters are constructed.
Fresh Calligraphy + Lettering blog post!
Not sure about what the difference between lettering and calligraphy is?
► I wrote this post explaining it all.
The Latest crafts & tutorials post
If you are here looking for craft tutorials, I encourage you to check out some of my favorites here — each one is filled with tips, tricks, and FREE files just for you!
Doodles & Drawing post
40+ handcrafted brushes to supercharge your use of the Procreate App on your iPad. I am sharing all my favorite brushes, the same ones I made to use with all my digital projects.
Frequently asked questions about Calligraphy & Lettering
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Who runs this blog?
My name is Joy Kelley, I am the mom of 3 little boys. A lettering artist/designer originally from Santiago, Chile but currently residing in the mountains of Southern California, USA.
I love to share my experiences as a lettering artist, business owner, and blogger. Let’s be friends!
Shop my selection of jumbo (20 oz) creative mugs with lovely lettered details via Zazzle
A compilation of everything that is in my toolbox & why I love them
A list of all the gear, tools and gadgets I use to make videos and take pictures
A list of all the tools I use to run both my blog and lettering business
Stickers, mugs, tees and much more with cute sayings and puns about calligraphy and crafts.
Hand-lettered home goods, paper products, baby blankets and more with my designs.
Super cute fabrics and wallpapers with letters, patterns, and illustrations by yours truly =]