Dupe or Dud? Leuchtturm vs Artist Loft Notebook

Welcome to another dupe or dud in my series! Dupe or dud videos started in the beauty world where bloggers would compare brand name products to their cheaper, drug store versions to see if paying the extra was really worth it. I’ve compared Tombows to Artist Loft brush pens, Staedtler vs Michael’s vs Stabilo fineliners, … More Dupe or Dud? Leuchtturm vs Artist Loft Notebook

Why I Stopped Making My Bullet Journal Pretty with Katie

Every so often I have guests on the blog because I think we all benefit with more ideas and perspectives on how to use your bullet journal – today I’m happy to share words from Katie about how to let go of the perfectionism we hold onto sometimes in our bujos. Note: This post contains … More Why I Stopped Making My Bullet Journal Pretty with Katie

Project Planning in my Bullet Journal

Today I am talking about a favorite bullet journal spread that I shared during my Tombow Takeover – my project planning spread.  I’ve used this layout for so many different things – it can be adapted for any increment of time over a variety of kinds of endeavors to get a birds-eye view of a single project, your job, family calendar/vacations, assignments, classes, and more. … More Project Planning in my Bullet Journal

Brush Calligraphy: Gradients and Blending

I’ve long been enamored by the many artists I follow on Instagram that seem to effortlessly blend their brush calligraphy pens, but struggled to get that effect myself.  Sometimes, inspiration strikes and you discover something that works best for you and your style, and I’ve created some fun pieces. Want to recreate it for yourself? Keep reading and I’ll share how I’ve been using my Tombow dual brush pens to get a gradient and blended look. … More Brush Calligraphy: Gradients and Blending