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September Apples Calligraphy

The month of September is over, and throughout it I participated in the Brush Letter Practice Challenge, put on by Random Olive and advertised through her blog and Instagram account. I’ve been participating in her challenge for quite a while now, which is creating one word a day using a brush pen or brush and… Continue reading September Apples Calligraphy

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Artist Trading Cards Summer Exchange complete, next one due Nov. 15!

Thank you to all who participated in the summer artist trading card exchange! At this time, all of the cards are in the mail, including those to Canada. This was a great exchange with many new participants, so it was great to see such a variety of cards, both in style and medium! I’ve posted… Continue reading Artist Trading Cards Summer Exchange complete, next one due Nov. 15!

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Learning brush script lettering, one day at a time…

Hello! If any of you follow me on Instagram, you might have seen that I am learning brush script lettering and posting a picture of some practice words daily. I’ve been participating in the brush letter practice challenge put on by Random Olive (http://www.randomolive.com/ or on Instagram @randomolive https://www.instagram.com/randomolive/). Each month she selects a theme,… Continue reading Learning brush script lettering, one day at a time…

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Artist Trading Card summer exchange, just over 1 month left to submit!

Just a little over a month left to submit artist trading cards for the summer exchange–the deadline is August 23, 2016. I’ve already received lots of submissions (thanks to those who sent them in already!), and just finished up my own cards for the exchange. I usually try to give one of my cards to… Continue reading Artist Trading Card summer exchange, just over 1 month left to submit!

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100-day project complete, and I’m still going!

I’ve been participating in a 100-day project since January, so for 100 straight days, I’ve been making and posting a drawing–a quick illustration, or “doodle” of lettering with some sort of object or image to go with it… My 100-day project, 100 days of Illustrated Lettering Doodles, was instigated by The 100-Day Project (http://the100dayproject.com/) and… Continue reading 100-day project complete, and I’m still going!