Why Your New Calligraphy Nib Isn’t Writing (Even Though You’ve Dipped it Into Ink More than 80 Times) It’s not you. And it’s not the nib. Calligraphy nibs are made … Continue reading How to Start a New Calligraphy Nib
Get behind the scenes of how I created this custom piece for Jase and Brittany’s bridal table, from concept to creation.
The poem is from the perspective of the deceased, a comforting reminder of all the ways they never truly leave us. I love gift commissions — I enjoy ferrying love and thoughtfulness from one person to another.
Falling, falling, falling for this beautiful script! I adore its simplicity and its quiet grace. Since I learned Copperplate script first, I mentally contrast the two scripts as I work with … Continue reading Learning Spencerian Script, Week 3
I’m kind of late to the Spencerian Party in the Instagram Calligraphy Community . . .
When I describe what a “Santa Letter” is to people — a return letter from Santa to the beloved child or children in their lives — the trickster inside me … Continue reading Santa Letters 2015