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How To Letter On (Insert Surface Here)

One of the most common questions I get is something along the lines of this: "what kind of pen do I use on *enter surface*", and thanks to Doris Wai, I happen to know the answer to *most* of those questions! Doris is the owner, artist and creative director of Love...

What Is Copperplate Calligraphy?

  Copperplate calligraphy is prooobably what most people think of when they hear the word "calligraphy".   Copperplate takes some maaajor patience, skill and attention to detail. I even tried it once and even with my knowledge of the basic strokes (which did come in...

5 Tips for Hand Lettering As A Side Hustle

  Do you need a little bit of motivation? A little boost? Someone to pump you up? Well, look no further... Scotty Russell is the creator, teacher and speaker behind the hand lettering and illustration account @prspctv_cllctv as well as the host of the weekly...

How To Get Started With Pointed Pen Calligraphy

Shinah is a calligrapher and calligraphy teacher at Crooked Calligraphy in L.A., which is a pretty big change from her previous career as a corporate attorney just a few years ago. But after a burnout, quitting her job and a leap of faith, Shinah found herself in...

3 Fun & Easy Hand Lettering Techniques

  If you're new to hand lettering (or you're a seasoned letterer and you just want to try something new) you're going to love this lesson! Veronica Ruiz LOVES to draw letters (which is a pretty obvious statement if you take a peek at her insta account...

Getting Started With Calligraphy: 5 Common Questions

    With the new semester of Show Me Your Drills coming soon, I thought I would switch things up a bit this week! I keep getting a few repeat questions, so I figured I would tackle some of my most frequently asked questions on getting started with calligraphy. So...

Mural Painting: Tips, Tricks & Lessons Learned

  Roxy Prima and Phoebe Cornog are the ladies behind Pandr Design Co., the Drunk on Lettering Podcast AND Ladies Who Paint! And it was all thanks to Instagram! Roxy and Phoebe originally met via Instagram as two creatives just doing their own thing, and collaborated...

6 Tips For Getting Out Of A Creative Rut

  Chelsea Lundy is a finger painter. No, I'm not talking about the kind of finger painting you did as a kid, Chelsea is a DIGITAL finger painter! Yup, Chelsea of Chels Draws You creates all of her portraits using only her finger, her phone and an app! When Chelsea...

The Ins and Outs of Painting with Gouache

    Bonnie Kuhl is the owner of Archer and Olive, a GORGEOUS stationery company with a focus of creating paper goods specifically for artists, all of which came as a result of a particular observation.   It all started while Bonnie was studying graphic design in...

How To DIY Your Own Chalkboard For Lettering!

Chalkboard Chique is one of those business stories that started out as a simple DIY project.   When Rachelle Tessier was planning her wedding she knew she wanted to incorporate something crafty on her big day. So, with the help of her dad, she made chalkboards for...

Authenticity, Collaborations & Public F-Bombs

“Authenticity” is a word that has been thrown around a lot these days. And sure, striving to be your most authentic self is wonderful, but what does it look like if you own your own business? Some might suggest that in order to be taken seriously and perceived as a...