Beginner supplies for brush calligraphy

The number one question I am asked about brush calligraphy is: What supplies does a beginner need to get started? My answer: All you need to get started with brush calligraph is a brush pen and some paper. Really! That’s it. Yes, you can get more fancy and throw in some other supplies, such as rulers,Continue reading “Beginner supplies for brush calligraphy”

Make your brush calligraphy strokes thinner

Calligraphy is defined by its distinct thick and thin strokes. It can be a challenge achieving the proper variation in stroke thickness, especially when first learning any form of calligraphy and getting used to the required tools, hand and body positioning, and technique. When first learning brush calligraphy, you want to establish a solid foundationContinue reading “Make your brush calligraphy strokes thinner”

Start handlettering today and build your calligraphy foundation

The world of handlettering is vast and extends far to each corner of the world. It’s amazing, but can be a bit scary. There is a lot to learn and tons of content being produced every second, and you wonder if you could ever “catch up” or be as good as you hope to be. WhileContinue reading “Start handlettering today and build your calligraphy foundation”