This tutorial over how to draw gemstones is now one of my favorites on the TPK blog! If you’ve got a couple of minutes and some wax crayons, it’s absolutely worth a try.
Archives for March 2017
If you’re looking for a short and satisfying project to make for someone, this is a winner! It’s thoughtful, artistic, and a great way to explore a theme.
Over the years, I have received many questions about left-handed calligraphy. As a right-handed person, I try to provide answers to the best of my ability, but I sometimes find myself stymied! You can imagine how thrilled I was, then, to meet left-handed calligrapher Elisabeth Young of ElisaAnne Calligraphy. I am so pleased that she agreed to write this blog post, which should help many a left-handed calligraphy enthusiast!
Today, I’m very pleased to announce the arrival of “Not Your Average Calligraphy Drills: Under the Sea Edition”! This collection of engaging calligraphy drills features a marine theme that will give you ample practice with your calligraphy pen.
Unless you can trace your lineage back to medieval nobility, you probably don’t have a family crest. That’s about to change! In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to make a simple botanical crest that you can display in your home or use on printed materials.