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A New Skill for a New Year!

A New Skill for a New Year!

For those looking to begin learning calligraphy or further their calligraphy journey, I've pulled together a list of some of my favorite resources for learning calligraphy including free e-books, online resources, books, and recommended tools.  This post is for all those who reach out saying, I'd love to learn but just don't know where to start!

Guidelines in a breeze!

Guidelines in a breeze!

Light boards are a wonderful way to avoid drawing guidelines on your paper. But what do you do when your piece is too large, too thick, or perhaps too dark to use a light board? 

This is where the Ames Lettering Guide comes in handy! It is a wonderful tool that allows you to quickly draw perfectly spaced parallel guidelines at whatever interval your piece requires (up to 2”)!