Tag Archives: calligraphy

Zen with "Zen's Guide to Brush Pens" added to image

A Guide to Brush Pens for Beginners and Hobbyists Alike

Brush pens have become a staple in nearly every artist’s arsenal due to their versatility in everything from calligraphy to fine art drawings. They are available in a variety of tip sizes: nib styles, ink flows, colors, and elasticities. While it takes practice and control to use a brush pen, you don’t have to be a serious artist or calligrapher to create beautiful script.

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Summer Paper Placemat with Zebra Product

How to Create DIY Placemats for Summer

By: Shelly Kim

Hi everyone, it’s Shelly Kim of @lettersbyshells. Today I’ll be showing you how to create this fruity paper placemat for your summer tablescape to go along with the utensil holders in my last tutorial. These paper placemats will utilize a watercolor technique with Mildliner Highlighters. The finished product is a great foundation to any table setting. Let’s get started!

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

Bouncy Lettering Tutorial Using Brush Pens

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 to make it your own.

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Blending of Zensations Brush Pens

How to Blend Zensations Colored Pencils

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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Hand lettering with shadows and loose pens

How to Add Shadows to Calligraphy

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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Array of Mildliner Highlighters

The Ultimate Guide to 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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Ribbon lettering with shadows

How to Create Ribbon Lettering

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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Zebra Brush Pens on paper

3 Modern Calligraphy Styles Using Zebra Pens

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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