Lesson 9 – Capitals I through P – is now available!

Hi Flourish Friends! I am so excited about my announcement of the upcoming premiere of Dasherie Magazine.  If you missed it, Dasherie will showcase exquisite, stylish, and contemporary calligraphy and lettering designs for a wide range of social events, home...

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How to Design Calligraphy Monograms

I'm really excited to present this tutorial to the forum. I have loved monograms almost as long as I have loved calligraphy. Designing a special monogram for a new bride and groom is such a thrill. You are creating the first symbol of unity which will hopefully become...

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Capitals E thru H!

Hello, Lesson 8 is a super quick video teaching capitals E, F, G, and H as well as spacing tips. It's only about 4 minutes long but gives a few more letters to practice. You can never have enough practice of capital letters! I hope your calligraphy is coming along....

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Learning Copperplate Capitals aka Majuscules

The long awaited Capitals tutorial is finally up in the forum! This 10 minute video is an accumulation of over 28 hours of work. I'm pleased to introduce you to the basics of learning Copperplate Capitals, also known as Majuscules. This is a basic copperplate alphabet...

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Happy Valentine’s Day

The day of love! I just want to take a minute to say thank you for all the wonderful members who have joined the forum and made it such a warm, sharing environment! This is really a fantastic group and we have already touched on so many topics. I look forward to our...

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Donut Sunday – Modern Calligraphy Exemplar

I can't wait any longer. 🙂 I intended on sharing this exemplar and demonstration video for Valentine's Day but I just finished my Valentines for the forum exchange and I'm excited to share. Plus, I decided some of you may want to use this new alphabet to create your...

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Numbers!

The pointed pen numbers tutorial is now available in the Pointed Pen Nirvana section of the forum! Hooray! Numbers don't really get the attention they deserve. But poorly executed numbers can really ruin an otherwise beautiful piece of calligraphy whether an envelope...

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Lesson 5 is now available!

I can't believe January is almost half over! Where does the time go?! I am really excited this lesson completes our minuscule letters! Soon we will be working on numbers and then beginning the Copperplate capitals. Remember, you must be a member to view the Pointed...

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How to Mix Gouache

Hey Letter Lovers, A quick tutorial on how to mix gouache is now up in the How To Tutorial Category. Click here to check it out or watch it below. This is just a small sample of some of the tutorials we offer in the forum. We have been adding members like crazy and...

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