My Favorite Brush Pens and Markers for Modern Calligraphy

You’ve probably noticed by now that I love to do modern calligraphy with brush pens and markers, and I think they are fantastic for those just starting out - I share my recommendations for beginners here. Today, I’m sharing my personal favorite brush pens and markers. Some will be repeats of my beginner’s list - … Continue reading My Favorite Brush Pens and Markers for Modern Calligraphy

My Favorite Watercolor Calligraphy Supplies

Watercolor is my favorite medium currently, and it’s been that way for a few years now. I love the myriad colors of paint available, the beautiful and natural bleeds you can create, and the flowy and intentionally-messy-looking outcome. So today, I’m sharing my favorite supplies! L-R: Canson Mix Media paper, water brush, round paintbrush, Brea … Continue reading My Favorite Watercolor Calligraphy Supplies

Five Affordable Crafting Hobbies Under $30 to Start Today

At the time I’m publishing this post, we’re in a pandemic, which is finding many of us unemployed and spending more time at home. While there’s no better time to start a new hobby, they can be expensive and add up quickly. I’ve rounded up five crafting hobbies with low startup costs that you can … Continue reading Five Affordable Crafting Hobbies Under $30 to Start Today

Modern Calligraphy Mistakes I’ve Made So You Don’t Make Them Too

Learning anything new is really about trial and error, emphasis on the ‘error’. And while experience is the best teacher, I also think it is important for us to share our mistakes and advice, especially when avoiding a mistake can save you money and/or time. Here are some mistakes that I have made while learning … Continue reading Modern Calligraphy Mistakes I’ve Made So You Don’t Make Them Too