Flourishing

Learning to flourish with the ladies at Hand Lettered Design – love them! Hand Lettered Design Copic Brush marker medium  

We Interrupt the New Adventure with this other new thing…

The ladies at Hand Lettered Design have come out with a new course – Intermediate Lettering – Flourishing & Layout! Two of the biggest questions, once you start lettering are:  Where do I add flourish and How do I Layout the Words?  This new course is designed to answer both of those questions. I loved the beginning … More We Interrupt the New Adventure with this other new thing…

Script and Flourish

After I did many drills on the script alphabet, I got some tips on the well-placed (and fun!) flourish in Intro to Hand Lettering & Faux Calligraphy.  Awesome!

Creative Chemistry 102: Shabby Chic

Today in Creative Chemistry we made Shabby Chic with Distress.  We embossed a pattern with Distress Embossing Ink on a black, Distress painted piece ( I made mine out of grungeboard), painted over it with a light color of Distress Paint and then rubbed off some of the paint to show the pattern.  Pretty cool! Pretty cool! Lisa