This is a follow-up to the first brush lettering post – “Brush Lettering: My Essentials” where I shared some of my favorite, affordable, and basic tools for getting started with brush lettering. In this post, I’ll show some different tools to achieve different styles and effects. As I’ve expanded my collection of tools, I’m starting to narrow down my strengths and preferences. Continue reading
I’m not sure when “brush lettering” became a thing… but it’s my newest and favorite hobby! If you’re thinking, “I’m not that artistic”, then I want to encourage you… this is a hobby that anyone can pick up! There are tons of practice sheets out there, basic, affordable tools that you can start with, and so many other things that it can lead to! These are some of my favorite essentials that I used at the beginning of my lettering journey. Next week, I’ll share additional essentials that are next level stuff! Continue reading
I don’t get to throw enough parties as I’d like, but I’ll take any and every opportunity that comes my way! Whether it be a spa party, Christmas party, and now a baby shower! I feel like it’s important for me to go ahead and say that this is not my baby shower, but for a friend. She’s due in just a few weeks, and I can’t believe she will be a mother very soon! Continue reading
When I picked up the bullet journal back in August 2015, I also picked up a couple other hobbies. Lately, I’ve been obsessed with learning how to watercolor and using it for lettering as well. I’ve always wanted to learn how to watercolor. I love how easy it looks… but appreciate how difficult it actually is. I love how the colors can fade and mix into each other. I like how I don’t necessarily need a fancy studio or a large space for watercoloring.
In my quest to learn watercoloring, I searched high and low for an affordable materials for a beginner like me. I wanted to invest in quality tools, but knew that I couldn’t afford the very best. So I’ve compiled a list of the tools that you might find helpful if you want to try watercoloring yourself! If you have suggestions based on your experiences, I’d love to hear from you! Continue reading
I love throwing parties. I love hosting. And I don’t throw parties as often as I would like to (the last one was the spa party).
But what I love most are good deals and throwing a party that looks amazing, but costs very little. If you’re on a budget, but still need to do some last-minute, but affordable and DIY decorations for your party this weekend, you’ve come to the right place! Continue reading