The best way to get better at something is through consistent practice. Grab a brush pen and get ready to practice at least once per week! Use whatever pens you have on hand, create something beautiful, snap a picture, and post it to Instagram with the hashtag #lettermore2018! In my experience, it can be intimidating … Continue reading May Prompts
I recently purchased a new gadget for lettering and it is something that you should really consider grabbing for yourself! In the grand scheme of lettering (and in life) I tend to avoid buying any extra gadgets or items that I will have to find a place for. I tend to make do with what … Continue reading How To Address Envelopes Faster & Better
Did you miss the last post? Click here to go back! Get Started Working on Letter Connections In the last post, we talked about using the basic strokes to begin forming letters. Practicing your basic strokes and letters is about the best thing that you can do to improve your lettering and get more comfortable … Continue reading Step Four: Get Started Working on Letter Connections
When you first start lettering it can seem overwhelming to see all the different kinds of brush pens & supplies that are circulating out there. What do I actually need to get started? When I first started lettering I didn't have a lot of money to spend on supplies, but I wanted to try different … Continue reading The TWO things you need to start lettering!
In my last post I listed what I think are three of the best brush pens for beginning letterers. Click here to check that out if you want to see! I thought I would highlight some of my favorite things about each of these pens by doing brush pen spotlights! First up is the Zig … Continue reading Brush Pen Spotlight: Zig Clean Color
Looking to learn brush calligraphy? Here are three brush pens that I will always recommend for beginners. Find more tutorials at lysstylerletters.com