The Kaitlin Style calligraphy video course was created to supplement the Kaitlin Style Calligraphy Premium Worksheet Set. It's fantastic for video and auditory learners!
Faux calligraphy is a great technique to start with to get you acquainted with any calligraphy style! Creating letters in such a deliberate way helps you to hone in on letter formations. Even if you know how to use a dip pen, you’ll find that you have to use faux calligraphy in certain situations. It looks great on chalkboard and wood surfaces, plus you can use the technique on paper when you don’t have a dip pen handy!
Before you get started with writing Kaitlin Style calligraphy, it’s important to get warmed up. We’ll do this through writing out basic strokes and a few key drills!
In this lesson, we’ll focus on how to write nice, clean Kaitlin Style letters. I’ll guide you through filling out the letter practice sections of the worksheet set, and — if you want to — you can watch me write out every Kaitlin Style letter in “real life”.
In Lesson 3, you learned how to write out all the Kaitlin Style letters. In this lesson, we’ll go over how to join those letters together to make words!
“Bounce lettering” is the hallmark of Kaitlin Style calligraphy — and, unfortunately, learners find it difficult to master! In this lesson, we’ll cover two of the aspects that people have the most issues with: bounce lettering and double letters.
In this lesson, we’ll cover some general tips for creating Kaitlin Style calligraphy. You’ll also learn how to calligraph a quick, whimsical envelope!
In this lesson, you’ll learn about the basic supplies needed to create Kaitlin Style calligraphy. You’ll also begin your learning by making modern calligraphy with a regular pen. Trust me, you’ll be pleasantly surprised at the results!
This lesson is going to help you build a strong foundation for all the beautiful calligraphy you are going to create in the next lesson! These three videos describe basic principles of modern calligraphy that are vital to pretty penmanship.
This lesson is packed full of information about how to create and connect letterforms in the Kaitlin style. When you take into consideration the homework assignments, this lesson will take you a few days to create. Stick with it, and be patient with yourself! The videos here will really help you to hone your technique.
Before you begin, be sure to scroll down to the “Lesson Media” section on this page, and download/print the two PDF files there! They will offer you valuable extra practice.
In this lesson, you’ll learn how to unlock the potential of Kaitlin Style calligraphy with beautifully addressed envelopes. You are welcome to only watch the video that appeals to you, or go ahead and watch all three! You only have one piece of homework: create one of these lovely envelopes, and send it to a friend, relative, or penpal!