Thanks to @ella_lama, I got myself the english neko atsume app and I’ve been hooked since day 1! I am 10 gold coins away from the yard expansion and I can’t wait to finally expand my yard so I can save up for the toys and fancy food for my kitties. I love cocoa, snowball and breezy 🙂 I made a quick sketch inspired by my obsession:
Here’s our take on Katha Magazine’s “Versus”. Inspired by the botanical lettering of Bethany Robertson, Ella did the one on top and I did the one at the bottom:
Brush calligraphy relaxes me, while lettering challenges me. Been experimenting with my new brush pens, paint and pens:
I was very inspired by @tolgagirgin99’s 3d lettering so I tried it too:
Challenging but fun! Will experiment with my other lettertypes in the future. 🙂
A wise friend named Geli gave me advice in brush lettering/calligraphy: Embrace your own style, she said.
I’ve been practicing daily-mostly foregoing my morning yoga so I could write a few words. I’m slowly learning what works for me and what doesn’t, so I just need to wake up earlier so I could squeeze in a few minutes of yoga too 🙂
Last night, I challenged myself with a more complicated quote, which I wrote on scrap paper:
I can’t wait to make more! It was quite nerve-wracking since my shaky hands kept on ruining some lines, haha, but practice makes permanent, so practice I shall.
I feel so inspired by all the handlettering artists on my ig feed that I ventured to making some of my own handdrawn type:
I find that it’s relaxing and majorly challenging–I have to use a pencil this time, since the proportions are tricky. My hands are shaky but I’m not letting that stop me. 🙂