One of the keys to learning Copperplate script is to study and identify the individual components that make up the letterforms.  For instance, this version of the uppercase K is made up of: 1. entrance loop 2. compound curve 3. terminal dot 4. compound curve 5. compound curve variation  At our upcoming Introduction to Copperplate Uppercase workshop (5/7 at @smittenonpaper), Grace (@bygraceabounds) and I will break down the each uppercase letter into component parts just like this.  We'll…

One of the keys to learning Copperplate script is to study and identify the individual components that make up the letterforms. For instance, this version of the uppercase K is made up of: 1. entrance loop 2. compound curve 3. terminal dot 4. compound curve 5. compound curve variation At our upcoming Introduction to Copperplate Uppercase workshop (5/7 at @smittenonpaper), Grace (@bygraceabounds) and I will break down the each uppercase letter into component parts just like this. We'll…

The Ultimate Modern Calligraphy Starter Kit

The Ultimate Modern Calligraphy Starter Kit

This blog post will give you a nice, clear roadmap of the articles you can read in order to learn calligraphy using the TPK website.

Reposting! ☺️ Taking a break from the list of things to get done tonight to remember this truth spoken at church last weekend. --- If you have a dream or a passion, the # 1 dream killer is asking "how". Don't get caught up with the "how" questions because God has that under control. Keep praying, take steps, keep on this journey because what God originates, He will orchestrate. Such a timely reminder ❤️ --- Nib: Leonardt Principal EF Ink: New Walnut Ink from Black Walnut Husks @johnnealb...

Reposting! ☺️ Taking a break from the list of things to get done tonight to remember this truth spoken at church last weekend. --- If you have a dream or a passion, the # 1 dream killer is asking "how". Don't get caught up with the "how" questions because God has that under control. Keep praying, take steps, keep on this journey because what God originates, He will orchestrate. Such a timely reminder ❤️ --- Nib: Leonardt Principal EF Ink: New Walnut Ink from Black Walnut Husks @johnnealb...

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TBH the only way to improve your handwriting is through PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE. But learning the basics, and knowing what to actually practice is also an essential step. Enter the Spencerian Method: This super holistic theory book teaches you every minute detail of the writing process — from the angle at which you should sit and the individual strokes that go into every letter, to how you should hold a pen. Once you get through all the workbooks, you'll pretty much be a pro. Get a…

14 Simple Ways To Actually Improve Your Handwriting

TBH the only way to improve your handwriting is through PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE. But learning the basics, and knowing what to actually practice is also an essential step. Enter the Spencerian Method: This super holistic theory book teaches you every minute detail of the writing process — from the angle at which you should sit and the individual strokes that go into every letter, to how you should hold a pen. Once you get through all the workbooks, you'll pretty much be a pro. Get a…

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