My first workshop!

Hello, friends! This week, I am taking a break from the usual Sunday tutorial, tip, or how-to post… My excitement is too much to bear! After months of blogging, YouTubing, and Instagramming, I will be hosting my very first in-person workshop! Being able to teach you face-to-face and provide in-depth, one-on-one instruction will make aContinue reading “My first workshop!”

How to improve thin upstrokes

While I have discussed thin upstrokes in previous blog posts and videos, I’ve gotten a lot more questions recently about thin upstrokes on my blog, on Instagram, and my YouTube channel. Many of you have asked me for tips on improving the thin upstroke, why your thin upstrokes do not seem thin enough, and howContinue reading “How to improve thin upstrokes”

3 tips for connecting basic strokes to form letters

For the past eight weeks, we’ve reviewed and practiced the basic strokes every brush calligrapher should know. Once you master the basic strokes, you are ready to form letters. Read on to learn about three key aspects to connecting basic strokes when forming letters.