brush pens

January 28, 2018
the new Kelly Creates small brush pens are now at michael's! Here's my review

Review: Kelly Creates Small Brush Pens

The new Kelly Creates small brush pens are now at michael's! Here's my review of how they write and compare to popular brush pens like the Pentel Sign Brush Pen.
November 16, 2017

Review: Crayola Brush & Detail Markers

Love knowing what new pens are out there? Looking for a possible birthday or holiday gift for a budding brush calligraphy fan? You may have seen the new Crayola Brush & Detail markers on the shelves and wonder how they are before you spend the money - today I share my review of these new brush pens, how they write, pros and cons, and whether I recommend them!
September 3, 2017

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.
February 5, 2017
Today I compare the brand name Kuretake Clean Color Real Brush markers with the Artist Loft version from Michael's stores!

Dupe or Dud: Kuretake Clean Color Real Brush Markers vs Artist Loft Brush Markers

Today I compare the brand name Kuretake Clean Color Real Brush markers with the Artist Loft version from Michael's stores!
June 16, 2016
Check out 5 awesome beginner pens for brush calligraphy - and NOT a Tombow Dual Brush Pen!

5 Awesome (and affordable!) Pens for Beginners Brush Calligraphy

Today I share my 5 recommendations for beginners wanting to learn brush calligraphy - that AREN'T Tombow dual brush pens. Let's dive in!
May 22, 2016
Before you spend the money, check out my comparison of the infamous Tombow brush pens to the store brand Artist's Loft!

Tombow vs Artist Loft Brush Pens: Dupe or Dud?

In the makeup world we often seek advice on whether it is “worth it” to spend that kind of money on face cream or eyeshadow.  In […]