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100-day project: A poem, one word a day completed!

I posted earlier about my 100-day project, which was taking a poem by Amy Hempel and lettering it in a different font each day. These were all hand-drawn using pencil and ink, and were made each day one word at a time. I really enjoyed this project a lot and hope to do more in… Continue reading 100-day project: A poem, one word a day completed!

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Sketchbook Lettering

Hello all! Even though I haven’t been blogging, I have been doing lots and lots of things! My instagram, @abctypography, is the best way to stay up-to-date on my daily happenings. However, I wanted to share some fun lettering pieces that I’ve done in my sketchbook… I like the smaller size so that it’s easy… Continue reading Sketchbook Lettering

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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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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!

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Artist Trading Cards Summer ’16 Exchange

It’s that time again! The summer artist trading cards exchange is launched! This next exchange deadline is August 23rd, so there’s plenty of time to get creative! Want to see a sample? Here are a few that I’ve made in the past for exchanges: Always looking for new or repeat participants! Want to participate? It’s… Continue reading Artist Trading Cards Summer ’16 Exchange

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100-day Project Nearly 3/4 Complete!

As some of you may have learned from previous posts, I am participating in a 100-day project where you pick a topic or method and complete a creative task each day on it for 100 days. It started in January, and suddenly today I am at day 69, less than a week shy of being… Continue reading 100-day Project Nearly 3/4 Complete!

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100-Day Project in full swing

Hello all! Back in January, I started a 100-Day Project, which is a commitment to create something for 100 days straight. The cycle started January 22 and you can find more information here: http://the100dayproject.com/ The whole project started last year in April, but I missed that cycle, so when I saw this second one crop… Continue reading 100-Day Project in full swing