I love being able to dabble with different techniques and styles. Venturing out of my comfort zone, I was really excited to attend Karim Jabbari’s Arabic calligraphy workshop at the Goods Shed in Claremont.
A few snaps from my recent beginners brush lettering workshop, complete with worksheets and a free calligraphy guide sheet.
Learn the difference (and the overlap) between these three commonly confused terms. Yes there is a difference!
Lately I’ve been enjoying all things shiny and golden – especially this gold foiling technique I learned recently at the Calligraphers Guild.
In my first brush lettering workshop at Beau Est Mien, I showed my seven students the basics & how to create beautiful brush calligraphy art.
I’ve reworked this space to share more of my thoughts on lettering and calligraphy, and to work with companies looking for a hand lettering artist.
Letterpress has always felt like such an aspirational thing to me – so I tried a workshop to learn how to do it myself.
My first real hand lettering project has also been my longest running one – my own logo.
I’ve been asked a few times how to get started in calligraphy. Here is my story.