Sometimes, having expectations can set you up for failure — regardless of what endeavor you undertake! Calligraphy is absolutely no exception. Today, we’ll talk about six beginner calligraphy misconceptions and the realities behind them!
Dip Pen Calligraphy
Ready to kick off your weekend with some passionate calligraphy? Check out this musical calligraphy video! In it, I’ll write calligraphy at a realistic pace while we enjoy Bizet’s classic “Habanera”, an aria from the opera “Carmen”.
Last summer, pregnancy forced me to take a break from teaching calligraphy workshops. This year, I’m, you know, not pregnant — and sooo ready to get back in the saddle! I could not be more excited to announce that I’ll be teaching six beginner’s modern calligraphy workshops in Boulder this spring and summer, and I would *love* to see you at one of them!
You may think of your dip pen as a tool with which you can write beautiful alphabet characters … and you’re right to see it that way! The alphabet isn’t the only thing that can benefit from a dip pen, though. Today, we’ll examine how to use a dip pen to create artwork depicting almost any subject!
Take a five-minute relaxing timeout to watch today’s YouTube video! In it, we’ll listen to Pachelbel’s Canon as we watch the title of the song being written at a realistic pace.
The Janet Style Calligraphy Video Course is officially finished and available on the TPK website! In today’s blog post, I’ll talk about what the course is and how it can benefit you.