pen play…

I am thoroughly enjoying Joanne Sharpe’s Letter Love class. In two recent sessions she introduced us to Pilot’s Parallel Pen and also the Noodler’s Flex Nib fountain pens. This has been both interesting and challenging. Why? Because I’m left-handed. When I took calligraphy in high school my teacher was good about trying to teach me … Read more…

reigniting my inner artist…

Those that know me well know that art has always been a huge part of me. I studied art through high school and college, apprenticed for a designer, and painted, lettered, sketched, took pictures. A. LOT. and then I had children… With so many little fingers around there wasn’t space or time for the art … Read more…

why do I blog…

and what makes you want to read it? For as long as I can remember I’ve always loved journaling. I may not have ever filled a journal completely but there are probably dozens of books with my scribbling in existence. I was even the editor of my high school yearbook so that I could have … Read more…