I’m all about being able to identify what I’m doing. I can’t just bo so random that I can’t explain how something is made– and that’s probably my type A talking. Anyway, I’m going to talk about one of my favorite styles of bounce lettering: Every Other Letter. Before I get into it, if you want to know all about the basics of brush lettering, you should check out my e-course. Related Posts:     Do you want to learn hand lettering? If you’re checking out these practice pages because you’re interested in hand lettering and want to get some practice in, DON’T GO ATRead More →

Have you been lettering for awhile and you’re ready to explore some new techniques? One of my favorite techniques is what has come to be known as bounce (or bouncy) lettering.   I’ll be honest with you guys, I had NO IDEA this style even had a name until I got more into the online lettering community. Then I found all these names for different techniques. A lot of them I feel are kind of unnecessary, but the bounce lettering is pretty accurate.   Bounce lettering refers to lettering that doesn’t follow the baseline. What I mean is, it conveniently bounces around. And this isRead More →

My favorite way to practice lettering isn’t with repetitive drills but instead with quotes so that’s what I’m giving you guys.  If you want boring drills, you can take all that somewhere else.  Here you’re going to get fun quotes. Always!   Want to join my lettering community? Click here to join my Letter Forever Facebook Group!   Thirsty for more lettering practice? Check these guys out:      Do you want to learn hand lettering? If you’re checking out these practice pages because you’re interested in hand lettering and want to get some practice in, DON’T GO AT IT ALONE. I’ve got a wholeRead More →

My favorite way to practice lettering isn’t with repetitive drills but instead with quotes so that’s what I’m giving you guys.  If you want boring drills, you can take all that somewhere else.  Here you’re going to get fun quotes. Always!   Want to join my lettering community? Click here to join my Letter Forever Facebook Group!   Thirsty for more lettering practice? Check these guys out:      Do you want to learn hand lettering? If you’re checking out these practice pages because you’re interested in hand lettering and want to get some practice in, DON’T GO AT IT ALONE. I’ve got a wholeRead More →

If you’re trying to develop your skills as an artist or even just starting out on your artistic journey, you can benefit from doodling. But what do we mean by doodling? Basically, we’re talking about unplanned drawing. We mean the artistic activity that lies somewhere between drawing in the margins of a notebook and creating a super fancy planned illustration. Wait, why do artists care about doodling? Just like Zen coloring or Zen-tangling, doodling is actually good for your creativity and your brain. Yes! When you allow yourself to just draw without any restraints, your brain goes into a freeform creative mode, which can improveRead More →

My favorite way to practice lettering isn’t with repetitive drills but instead with quotes so that’s what I’m giving you guys.  If you want boring drills, you can take all that somewhere else.  Here you’re going to get fun quotes. Always!   Want to join my lettering community? Click here to join my Letter Forever Facebook Group!   Thirsty for more lettering practice? Check these guys out:        Do you want to learn hand lettering? If you’re checking out these practice pages because you’re interested in hand lettering and want to get some practice in, DON’T GO AT IT ALONE. I’ve got aRead More →

  My favorite way to practice lettering isn’t with repetitive drills but instead with quotes so that’s what I’m giving you guys.  If you want boring drills, you can take all that somewhere else.  Here you’re going to get fun quotes. Always!   Want to join my lettering community? Click here to join my Letter Forever Facebook Group!   Thirsty for more lettering practice? Check these guys out:      Do you want to learn hand lettering? If you’re checking out these practice pages because you’re interested in hand lettering and want to get some practice in, DON’T GO AT IT ALONE. I’ve got aRead More →

My favorite way to practice lettering isn’t with repetitive drills but instead with quotes so that’s what I’m giving you guys.  If you want boring drills, you can take all that somewhere else.  Here you’re going to get fun quotes. Always!   Want to join my lettering community? Click here to join my Letter Forever Facebook Group!   Thirsty for more lettering practice? Check these guys out:   Do you want to learn hand lettering? If you’re checking out these practice pages because you’re interested in hand lettering and want to get some practice in, DON’T GO AT IT ALONE. I’ve got a whole self-pacedRead More →

Guys, I’ve been working on getting this started for a really long time, but at first I didn’t know how to present it and then after that I didn’t know how to start the topics.  But never fear! I figured it out and I’m challenging everyone who wants to get better at hand lettering to do this challenge with me!   Let me tell you something.  The way to get better is to stop looking and comparing yourself to others and to JUST DO IT.  And I know I sound like a nike ad but it’s true.  Do you want to know how I gotRead More →

I had that period where I did the same style over and over again, I know.  I’m finally moving on to the next style!  I love this style because I got to add a little bit of flourishing to it and it has more of a wedding feel.   Looking for more practice pages? Check these out: Do you want to learn hand lettering? If you’re checking out these practice pages because you’re interested in hand lettering and want to get some practice in, DON’T GO AT IT ALONE. I’ve got a whole self-paced e-course all about hand lettering. My e-course will teach you theRead More →