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June 2, 2016
Free Father's Day card printables on the blog today!

Father’s Day Card Printable + DIY Tutorial

Free Father's Day card printable! Also, follow this tutorial to create your own personal Father's Day card.
May 8, 2016
Want to try a different style of handwriting and lettering in your planner? Download these free practice guides!

My Handwriting & Lettering Part 1: Script

Hello handwriting and lettering enthusiasts! Ever since #RockYourHandwriting started a while back I’ve gotten so many requests to share practice sheets for my handwriting and general […]
April 24, 2016
A quick tutorial to make this DIY watercolor mother's day card! // www.prettyprintsandpaper.com

How to: Watercolor Mother’s Day Card

Here it comes! The time where we honor some powerful women in our lives – mother’s.  If you’re like me, you agonize over choosing the right […]
March 10, 2016
How to do a quick watercolor resist with just a gelly roll! // www.prettyprintsandpaper.com

How to: Gelly Rolls & Watercolor

To my wallet’s dismay, lettering has provided an incredible creative outlet for me to not only experiment with different lettering styles but also different lettering mediums […]
February 4, 2016
My favorite supplies and tips for learning calligraphy flourishes - plus a free worksheet! // www.prettyprintsandpaper.com

How to: Calligraphy Flourishes + Free Printable

Once I got some basics down, watched a few tutorials from the wonderful Pieces Calligraphy and Postman’s Knock, I became intrigued by the idea of flourishing.  I’ve been […]
January 24, 2016
A quick tutorial on how you can add a galaxy effect to your brush and hand lettering // www.prettyprintsandpaper.com

How to: Do A Galaxy Effect

Sometimes I like to add some quick flair to my lettering, and I’m often asked how I add a bit of a Galaxy effect to my […]
January 6, 2016
A quick tutorial on how to create beautiful letters in colored pencil with gradient // www.prettyprintsandpaper.com

Lettering with Colored Pencils

I usually don’t do adult coloring books – the popular ones have so much detail it actually freaks me out more than it relaxes me, but […]
December 24, 2015
Add festive and beautiful script to your wrapping paper // www.prettyprintsandpaper.com

Gift Wrapping: Adding lettering

This is super late, but so was my semester, so here I am! If you still have gifts to wrap for a delayed Christmas or have […]
September 13, 2015

How do I: Start lettering?

I’ve long been a handlettering enthusiast, dating back to the fourth grade where I successfully learned how to block letter. (Those damn S’s though… they get […]