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Lettering with a brush pen (getting started)

This is the first of a new category of post I’m calling Tips & Tricks. I’ll be sharing bite-size tutorial and helpful hints for all my favorite art forms – hand lettering, chalkboard art, pencil/ink/watercolor/digital illustration, and sketchbook play. First up, a tip for beginners lettering with brush pens. When you’re first learning how to…

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Art and greeting cards and free shipping, oh my!

Hello friends! Just a quick post to share some fun art and let you know that these designs (and many more) are available as prints and greeting cards in the shop. Plus, shipping is free in the U.S., so you can stock up! Come see!

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The myth of balance

Recently on the phone with a friend, I had an epiphany. We’d been sharing our stories of overwhelm, and at the end of my long list of projects, obligations, and worries, I told her, “I haven’t quite figured out how to balance it all yet.” I said it as if I were both guilty of…

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My job as an artist

Back in 2013, I opened my Etsy shop to sell postcards featuring my art, which was, at that time, little more than stick figures, drawn with Sharpies to express funny, sweet sentiments of love and friendship. That was all I knew how to draw back then, but I wasn’t overly worried about it. If you’d…

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Online courses are here!

I’m super excited to launch my first online courses! In these classes, I’ll be using a variety of mediums – chalk, watercolor, ink, and digital – to teach techniques in lettering and illustration, but always with a fun, whimsical, nontraditional twist. As important as the techniques themselves, I want to give people permission to play and experiment.…

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