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4 Steps to Great Stationary Flat Lay Photos

  Tune in to The Happy Ever Crafters Facebook group on Wednesday (September 19th at 11AM) for a live interview with Amy Eaton of @amy.takes.pictures. Amy, a product photographer guru, will share the 4 steps needed to take great stationary flat lay photos! Interested...

The #ShowMeYourDrills Challenge!

Been wanting to learn brush calligraphy? Here’s your shot.
Join the #ShowMeYourDrills challenge and learn the basics for free!

5 Beginner Brush Lettering Mistakes with Sharisse DeLeon

Don’t ever be afraid to reach out to the people you admire, because they might just tell you to give them a call while they’re running errands.   Or at least that’s what happened to me when I reached out to one of my brush lettering idols Sharisse DeLeon of Pieces...

5 Tips for Lefty Lettering with The Inky Hand

I’ve never dedicated a blog post to any specific person or group, because ya know...inclusivity and all. HOWEVER, in this live interview, I sorrrta had to. That’s riiiiight LEFTIES, this one’s for you.   And who better to talk about the #leftylife (is that a thing? I...

Managing Mental Health & Staying Positive in the Lettering World

Before Amanda Arneill was the AMANDA ARNEILL lettering genius we all know and love, she was a school teacher.   Which is actually so fitting because the woman is an amazing teacher...just ask one of the over 2,500 students she’s taught and I can guarantee you’ll hear...

How to Nail Your Booth at a Craft Market

Amanda Cockburn loves to #supportlocal.   So much so that she founded Freewheeling Craft: curated markets that showcase new and established local artisans and makers from the community.   Amanda has coordinated many successful markets in the three years since...

The Basics of Chalk Lettering with Valerie McKeehan

If you’ve ever wanted to dabble in chalk lettering, chances are you came across Valerie McKeehan in your Instagram/Pinterest searches.   The woman is everywhere and she sure KNOWS HER CHALK! Rightfully so- she’s been working at her craft since 2012 when she turned to...

How to Draw Modern Florals with Alli Koch

You know all those pretty modern floral illustrations you see on Instagram? The ones that everyone seems to be drawing? Well, we can all thank Alli Koch for that.   Alli is that hands and heart behind Allikdesign out of Dallas, Texas and the author of How to Draw...

3 Simple Activities to Tap Into Your Creativity with Peggy Dean

You know those people who are just like…contagiously happy? The kind of happy that is so effortless that next thing you know your cheeks are hurting because you’re constantly laughing and smiling when you chat? Yeah...Peggy Dean is one of those people.  ...

How To Take Better Photos of Your Work with Emma Haidar

In this interview with Emma Haidar, she shows us exactly how she sets up, photographs and edits this photo- taking it from "meh" to "whoaaa".     You’ve been working hard at your drills, you’re confident in your new lettering skills and you’ve created some...