Category Archives: Calligraphy

Bouncy Lettering Tutorial Using Brush Pens

Bouncy brush calligraphy that reads, "You can do it!"

Hi! This is Melissa of @thislletters. After a lot of practice and experimentation, I found my style. I like to change things up, and bouncy lettering is a way to do that while having fun with your lettering art! I’ll show you how you can turn your basic modern lettering into bouncy lettering and how […]

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How to Create Perfect Calligraffiti (2 Different Styles)

"Zebra" written in calligrafitti

Hi! I am Kathy Froerer from @Morties.Ink and I am going to show you how to create graffiti calligraphy, also referred to as calligraffiti. I have chosen two simple printed forms with some fun embellishments to make them graffiti-fun.

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How to Blend Zensations Colored Pencils

Blending of Zensations Brush Pens

Hello artists! My name is Michelle Boris of @doublemlettering (you can call me Missy).  I’m a brand ambassador for Zebra Pen USA and a hand lettering/laser cut artist living in central Texas with my little family of three (+1 rescue dog named Millie).

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How to Add Shadows to Calligraphy

Hand lettering with shadows and loose pens

By: Mariann of @madebymariann Do you want to add shadows to your lettering and enhance your style but feel a bit overwhelmed? Look no further! My name is Mariann from @madebymariann and I’m here to share a few tips on how you can easily add shadows to your lettering. Let’s get started!

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The Ultimate Guide to Mildliner Highlighters

Array of Mildliner Highlighters

The Mildliner Double-Ended Highlighter & Marker is the OG tool for artists, students, and everyday use. The two unique ends—including a chisel tip and a bullet fine tip—and its mild translucent ink make it a truly unique product that is often imitated but never duplicated.

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How to Create Ribbon Lettering

Ribbon lettering with shadows

By: Jo Ovenell of @theletteringcompanion Hi everyone! This is Jo of @theletteringcompanion. I am excited to walk you through the steps to create ribbon lettering. This beautiful lettering style looks difficult, but it is quite easy to replicate and it only takes a few supplies.

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3 Modern Calligraphy Styles Using Zebra Pens

Zebra Brush Pens on paper

Hi guys, it’s Kaneo Biggs of @kaneographyy. For this tutorial, I will be walking you through three modern calligraphy styles/fonts and the pen I use to create each one.

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4 Things to Know Before Learning Calligraphy

Funwari brush pens beside a message written in calligraphy

Calligraphy is a classic way of handwriting that has turned into a modern art form as well as a growing trend in the creative world. The purpose of calligraphy is to create beautiful and decorative words that can be used on anything from letters, cards, or handwritten signs. While it may seem like a simple […]

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How to Make Bold Lettering and Calligraphy Pop on Black Paper

Bold lettering and calligraphy on black paper

Hello, it’s Kelsey Seufer of the Instagram Page. Today, I’m going to be teaching you how to make bold lettering and calligraphy pop on black paper.

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How to Create Faux Calligraphy in 4 Simple Steps

Faux calligraphy with a red Sarasa Fineliner Marker

By: JoAnne Ovenell of @theletteringcompanion Hello! I’m Jo of @theletteringcompanion. I am an Artist Ambassador for Zebra Pen USA, a calligrapher, and lettering artist based in Washington State. Today, I’m going to teach you how to create faux calligraphy.

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