Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Hello February

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So what have I been busy with?  I'm now taking calligraphy seriously.  I'm a slow learner but I am determined more than ever to practice and learn the craft :)

The very first challenge that I joined in Instagram was run by HandletteredABCs, which is writing one letter per day.  So happy I was able to complete the challenge! And was able to do some additional projects in between.
Here is my top nine letters, and 3 of these were given shoutouts, thank you!

It has always been my personality that I love variety, so in a span of one month I was able to accumulate a handful of brush pens and a few nibs in my collection.

I was able to appreciate my old stuff of scrapbook stash, by using papers as background in my photography, or writing in them and even found my embossing pens really fun to use to create my number 1 post.

Yes the letter Q was the most challenging one that took me several tries and I even created a video, yey for that!

Here's one of the lettering that didn't pass since the color of the paper did not match with my embossing powder.

And my water soluble crayons was so much fun to use, made me feel like a real artist while using it =D

And here is my very first quote art, almost ruined the paper with all the erasures LOL.  I've always wanted to do something like this.  Thanks to tutorials in Youtube and the challenges I was able to push myself to try new things.

There are a few lettering challenges over IG, let's just see how I can cope up LOL

1 comment:

curtis03 Lewis said...

All this looks very pretty! Thanks a lot for sharing these photos here. I make art and crafts and lately have been looking for details about an art event at local venues in Chicago. Really want to be part of few of them.