Playing with words, images and ideas
Today, September 1st, on the date which I dreaded most as a child, I am free again
Do you know this feeling?
All of a sudden the pile of things to do gets too high and starts to topple over you
Hope this will save someone out there some money: this 24 pastel pencils set does NOT include all basic colors!
Video: Trying different inks & colored pencils on this beautifully smooth paper
Mixed media piece featuring a Hibiscus flower, surrounded by a message of love and support in calligraphy script
Video post. Many things kept improving: letter forms, grip, guidelines, and experimentation
Close up writing of one of my very favorite quotes from Anna Karenina by Tolstoy – a video post
Video post showing you the angled position I use for writing calligraphy as a left handed person + materials
A short video recommendation and quick demo for this very nice pencil sharpener, which produces a long tip & a sharp point
From day #1 to day #20 – It’s incredible how much you can improve with practice!
How do you connect the letters in Copperplate? Join me for a practice session in which I talk us through all the possible connections, in this 6-part video series
Guide sheets I created for myself, for practicing Copperplate Calligraphy script. You are welcome to download and use them for your own practice