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How To Create Escort Cards with Watercolor and Masking Fluid

I am always looking for new ways to incorporate my calligraphy into weddings and events and if you're like me, you can't get enough of a good watercolor project. Today I wanted to share with you one of my favorite projects that uses masking fluid and watercolor to create a whimsical and artistic touch to any celebration. This particular project uses masking fluid to [...]

Introducing our New Fall Inks

Can we discuss our new inks real quick? We are IN LOVE with these colors and can’t wait to see what you do with them. These inks are designed with you in mind as we have two totally new and totally exclusive colors to LHC! I am currently obsessing over the smoky blue for that sweet vintage feel. If you post your creations with these [...]

2017-08-03T08:14:31+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Calligraphy, Wedding Stationery, Decor, Party & Lifestyle|

Calligraphy Inspiration: Lauryn Prattes’ Parisian Romance Wedding

What does one of the top wedding event planner’s wedding look like? We give you Lauryn Prattes' wedding. This was one for the books. The parisian glam theme flowed throughout the entire day with each and every detail blowing you away. We met Lauryn through a photo shoot and realized later that we had met briefly at an Engaged Conference a few years back. [...]

Calligraphy Inspiration: Fleurology Inspirational Wedding Shoot

We have interrupted our Thursday calligraphy tips to show you some of our most recent, exciting calligraphy projects for inspiration. For the next two weeks, we’ll be showing you specific projects with resources so you can try them out yourself for any events you’ll be working on this year. Last week, we showed you Abby Jiu’s moroccan themed baby shower and this week, we’re taking [...]

Calligraphy Inspiration: Abby Jiu’s Moroccan Baby Shower

We are interrupting our Thursday calligraphy tips to show you some of our most recent, exciting calligraphy projects for some inspiration on how to apply your calligraphy & lettering to real life events. For the next three weeks, we’ll be showing you a variety of projects you can try out yourself for any events you’ll be hosting or working on this year. And if you [...]

How to Throw a Summer Rosé Party

IT'S OFFICIALLY SUMMER! Yay! We're taking a break from our regular Thursday calligraphy tips and giving you a fun way you can celebrate those hot, long days of summer. I’ve been dreaming about having my friends over for a summer rosé party so I thought you could do some dreaming and plan a summer rose party, too! Below are some ways you can throw one yourself, including a fun [...]

2017-06-21T23:07:05+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|Calligraphy, Decor, Party & Lifestyle|

Come Learn the Art of Modern Calligraphy at our Beginner Workshops

If you've ever wanted to learn the art of modern pointed-pen calligraphy, we'd love for you to join us at one of our Beginner Calligraphy Workshops in LA, NYC or DC this summer – we only have a few spots left in each one! We are also bringing our workshops to Portland this Fall for the first time ever. Our workshops include ALL the [...]

Four Practical Steps to Keep up with a Calligraphy Practice Routine

  We are almost done with a full 5 days of our Free Calligraphy Practice Challenge! It has been a BLAST sharing our drills & practice tips but, most importantly, we are loving the community of calligraphers who joined us this week. If you missed the challenge, be sure to sign up here so you can be notified when we run the challenge again. [...]

How to Turn your Calligraphy Practice into a Habit

Our FREE 5-Day Practice Challenge starts Monday June 5th! To say we are excited about it is an understatement. We already have over 2,000 people signed up and counting. That's 2,000 calligraphers wanting to take their skills to the next level. Why a practice challenge? After I posed the question "What are you struggling with" on a recent survey, I got about 1,000 responses along [...]

How to Use Ink on Polished Surfaces

We often have calligraphy jobs come across my desk that I would consider “less ideal” than others - to put it nicely! Generally, anything with a polished surface can be really tricky to work with. While trial and error is really the only way to go, here is my own first go-to for trial and error. Wipe the surface clean using windex [...]