Lately I have been putting a lot of hours into learning how to use the Procreate app and this is one of my first things to come out of it (hooray for Skillshare where I have done most of my learning). Further down the post you can actually see a time lapse of this design… Continue reading ‘The Bramble’ – Cocktail Recipe Art
A little while ago Soren and Fox commented on one of my posts nominating me for the Leibster Award - this is awesome and I'm really excited to be involved in this! (Thanks Soren and Fox!). Due to moving house and getting stuck in to my job it's taken me aaaages to actually write it… Continue reading Leibster Award
Over the last couple of weeks I have been learning how to bounce! By this I mean how to 'bounce' my letters. So before I tell you about my adventures in bounceland I'll tell you what that means. Bounce lettering is kinda what it says on the tin - it literally looks bouncy, like the letters in… Continue reading Bounce Lettering! Loveleigh Loops – Online Lettering Learnings
Finding inspiration for hand lettering projects is key to developing your own awesome ideas and turning them into reality. As a keen hand letter-er and newbie designer, I absolutely love to follow others and I’m constantly filling my head with ideas. I can’t possibly choose favourites but here’s a few awesome ones that I follow… Continue reading A Few Awesome Lettering Instagram Accounts
Well I don’t know about you, but I have spent my halloween writing ‘Happy Halloween’ in my dotpad. It was a fun project for an hour or so 😃 This is a post just to say ‘Happy Halloween’ to you all and show you how a piece of hand lettering work can move through various… Continue reading Happy Halloween!!
Recently I have fallen in love with Hand Lettering. It was a total accident actually, and I only gave it a go because I wanted to try designing a tea towel with words on it. My first attempt wasn’t great... but it did teach me that hand lettering was indeed as challenging as I expected… Continue reading What is Hand Lettering anyway? Lettering vs Typography vs Calligraphy
This is my third proper attempt at drawing words for a tea towel design to enter into a Spoonflower contest. It’s also the first time that I’ve researched Hand Lettering for beginners. Oh well, better late than never eh? Check out my blog post for free resources and awesome websites for hand lettering newbies! I… Continue reading Fresh From the Farm — Spoonflower Contest