Recommended Tools and Materials
I am frequently asked for recommendations on tools and materials. Here are some of my basic personal favourites, in no particular order.
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Pentel Aquash Waterbrush : fill the barrel up with water and dip into your favourite watercolour inks, or fill the barrel up with ink. Writes fluidly and beautifully. Available in Fine, Medium and Broad tips (Flat tip also available). Shop: Amazon, Amazon Australia, ebay
Dip pen : My favourite inexpensive holder is the Moblique Holder by Luis Creations. Pair it up with an easy to use nib, such as the Nikko G and you’re on your way! Shop: Amazon, Amazon Australia, ebay
Karin Brush Markers : super juicy, flexible brush tips. Available as regular brush markers (up to 60 colours) or Permanent Metallic markers (up to 10 colours) - Shop: Letter Me!
Royal Talens Watercolours : Ecoline has a similar consistency to water itself, making it easy to work with. It comes in a huge range of colours, perfect for blending without the hassle of mixing water. Shop: Amazon, Amazon Australia, ebay
Kassa Liquid Chalk Markers : Absolutely love these liquid chalk markers, juicy, vibrant, opaque and resilient. Perfect for all non-porous surfaces. Shop: Letter Me!
Brush Lettering Book : Brush Lettering from A to Z. Written by my pal Emma Witte, she offers a hilarious and easy to learn method to brush lettering in a hard cover book. Shop: Amazon, Amazon Australia
In person workshops : Of course I need to recommend my own personal workshops. I put 100% of my love and time into developing these classes to ensure that all of my students leave feeling inspired and ready to rock this calligraphy world. For more information, please click here.
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