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Practice makes permanent: Brush calligraphy

Some snaps from my instagram (@aphazia) feed– I’m embracing my messy brush calligraphy style and making more urban sketches. For my recent urban sketches I’ve been using my trusty fudebiyori brush pens and adding tone by using my water brush. :)

Challenging Myself

poetry and portrait practice

I’ve been using fave poems for brush calligraphy practice. The one above is from Mary Oliver.

This one’s from Elizabeth Bishop. :)

I’ve been studying how to paint freehand portraits too, of imaginary ladies, thanks to tips from Jean (thanks, Jean!) during our artambay:

Challenging Myself

'No Rain, No Flowers'

Hello Hello,

Because we are so wonderful, generous, good looking with a great sense of humour, sense of wonder about the world and and have an incredible knack for making a killer mash potato here at Beck and Lola HQ (did we also mention extremely modest?),  we’ve decided to give you amazing guys a free downloadable print because we think you are just rad! 37 more words


Just because it's Wednesday...

Using Tombow dual brush pen.

Don’t let your bustling life take over of the important things. Stay focused in your goals and you will go far. 13 more words

Brush Lettered Envelope

So I decided with some of the free time I have I wanted to make my best friend a card.  I found a great picture online and then made it my own.   166 more words


#wip di un progetto tutto naturale. Qui vedete la differenza tra mallo di noce e pennarello. Il tessuto è cotone comperato da Ikea.
WIP of a fully natural project for a lovely wp. 31 more words