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Brush calligraphy

Here you will find all my post about Brush calligraphy, remember to start with this guide where I’ve condensed all the necessary steps and tools and tips to get the most out of your practice.

Calligraphy paper: The best paper for beginner practice & final projects

Selecting calligraphy paper when you are a beginner can seem like such a silly thing to go over in a full post because, after all, paper is paper, right? Well, Not really. Selecting the right paper for practice can not only affect the speed of your progress, but it can also help you prolong the …

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Brush Calligraphy for beginners: Modern Calligraphy 101 guide

Learn how to do modern calligraphy with a brush pen (or the iPad), the correct terminology, what pens you should get, and practice sheets of the basic strokes that are fundamental to learn the art of brush calligraphy, all in one handy FREE guide, This one! One of the things I love the most about …

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Calligraphy pens: The best brush pens to start with Calligraphy

What is a Calligraphy pen, and what should you consider when looking for a brush pen to practice or lean brush calligraphy. Additionally, learn which ones are the best for beginners and get a free 10-page worksheet of the basic strokes at the end of the post!   The wide variety of brush pens or …

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Calligraphy alphabets: What are lettering styles?

Script, serif, sans serif? Letter shapes, styles, and families can be a little tricky to understand. But in order for us to develop our own unique calligraphy alphabet, we first need to understand the different families and styles that are the staples and backbones of all letter alphabets. There are almost infinite ways to make …

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Skillshare review – The best calligraphy, lettering & creative classes

I’ve been a Skillshare customer since 2012, and after all these years is time for a review of their model and the classes you can find in this (now massive) learning platform. Is a Skillshare subscription really worth it? Lean from my experience of being a customer since way back in 2012 If you follow …

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Calligraphy history: Where does calligraphy come from?

Ever wondered where Calligraphy comes from? In this brief history of Calligraphy post, we will dig into some books and go back to the beginning of writing history so that we can understand the origin of letterforms. If you are able to see, then chances are you are being exposed to letterforms daily, even though …

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The difference between Calligraphy, Lettering, and Typography

In today’s post, we are going to dig deep into the meanings and differences between Calligraphy, Lettering, and Typography, so we can understand where they come from and why it is important to tell them apart. Let’s dig into the differences between Hand Lettering vs. Calligraphy and typography, what each one of them is and …

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How to address an envelope correctly: The forgotten Art of invitation and envelope etiquette

Business, formal, informal; ornate and flowery or official and smart – this article will show you how to format labels, flawlessly address envelopes, and ensure addressees are given accurate titles. None of your letters will ever get lost again!  In the old days, writing letters was the most effective way of communicating over a distance. …

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Passive income for lettering & calligraphy artist

Wouldn’t you like to wake up each morning, and check your bank account to see some serious cash deposited while you were sleeping? It is not a fairytale, and definitely something anyone can do with passive income! Passive income is something I wish I would have considered when I first started my business. In the …

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25 of the best lettering & calligraphy classes for beginners

In this post, I am going to share some of my favorite Online Lettering and Calligraphy classes for beginners and a few for intermediate as well, so I promise you’ll find something that will get your attention. Whether you are just catching up with new tools, learning new techniques, or if you are starting from …

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Lettering & calligraphy books: 15 of best to get inspire and learn

In this post, I am going to share a little peek into my lettering and calligraphy library of books, and why I consider them must-have books for either learning hand lettering and calligraphy, or just getting inspired. I also mention a couple of books to guide you in case you want to start making money …

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The ultimate gift guide for creatives – Presents for artist and crafters

With the holidays approaching faster than we are all ready for, I figured it would be the best time to make a gift guide compilation of not just some of my absolute favorite products, but also the ones I know most creatives would LOVE to receive as presents for this upcoming holiday season! I categorized …

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