Brush Calligraphy

If you are looking for resources to start your journey into learning Brush calligraphy, I invite you to check this page and come back again, since I am just starting this resource page.

To get you started, if you are still not 100% sure about the difference between lettering and calligraphy. I recommend you starting with this post.

Where to learn brush calligraphy?

My favorite place to learn is Skillshare, I have their yearly subscription and I am obsessed! If you want to give it a try you can get 2 months of FREE Premium membership using exclusive my link.

Skillshare is an online learning community where independent artist shares their knowledge, you can find anything from lettering and arts to photography and business.

Some of the classes I definitely recommend checking out are:

Brush calligraphy tools

Here are my favorite lettering tools, for more information on books, pens, paper and more check my tools page.

Brush calligraphy & lettering videos

Here you can find some of my latest videos. I love sharing quotes and recording time-lapses of work I've done with the iPad. (click on each image to view the video on Pinterest)

Sharing your calligraphy

One of the best ways to get your work out there is Social media if you haven't yet started a blog, starting with Instagram is a must!

And the best way to get your pictures found is by using relevant hashtags, here I am sharing some of the most popular ones for both Lettering and Calligraphy.

If you are not sure about the difference between calligraphy & lettering, I wrote this post where I talk all about what's lettering and what is calligraphy.

LETTERING HASHTAGS

#handlettering
#lettering
#letteringbasics
#learnlettering
#letteringbeginner
#modernlettering
#brushlettering

CALLIGRAPHY HASHTAGS

#calligraphy
#beginnercalligraphy
#crayligraphy
#brushlettering
#calligraphyvideo
#moderncalligraphy
#modernscript

OTHER HASHTAGS

#typography
#goodtype
#handtype
#brushtype
#handdrawn
#typenerd
#letteringdaily

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Resources I love at the moment

Below you can check my favorite resources to learn and make money with your creativity!

  • SKILLSHARE: Is an awesome platform to learn lettering, photography, marketing and just about anything you need. I have a yearly subscription because I think that's an unbeatable value. If you want to give them a try, use my link to get 2 FREE MONTHS!
  • SHOPIFY: I switched to Shopify about 3 years ago and I love how easy it is now to have orders and my shop no longer goes offline and I never have customers unable to checkout, if you are thinking about opening a shop give them a try! FREE for 14-days.
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Joy Kelley

Hola! Joy Kelley here, I've been a full time lettering artist for the last 6 years and I would love to help you learn lettering & calligraphy with me. What to know more about me?

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