Handlettered Confirmation Card

Next month, my nephew will be going through the Sacrament of Confirmation.  I wanted to make him a card that reflects the importance of this Sacrament in his life.

I love the quote from St. Catherine of Siena and I found it very fitting for this card and for the occasion.

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Handlettered Birthday Card

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I love to post videos of the how I created my Etsy listings so that viewers, and shopppers, can see that all the products I create are truly made by me.  I also love to inspire people to create their own masterpieces pulling from techniques that I show in my videos.

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Etsy Listing – Shirley Bassey Quote, Birthday Card


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I love the look of this card.  I’m obsessed with everything gold and so I try to add it to as many projects as I can.  That quote makes the entire card a light-hearted and fun birthday card!

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Etsy Listing – Always & Forever


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This sign is perfect for any engagement, wedding, or anniversary party.  Just place it inside any frame of your choice and place it somewhere meaningful.

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Lettering – Lowercase ‘a’

I finally was able to start my lettering series!

When I was teaching myself how hand letter and to write in a modern calligraphy style, I studied many videos that would show pen movements and hand placements.

I created this series, doing one letter at a time, using close up shots and a thorough explanation of each movement to help aspiring lettering artists learn the basic technique and eventually get comfortable enough to incorporate their own style.

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Be Strong


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What you can’t see in this photo are the silver accents splattered through the piece.  I wish I could find a way to photograph it well.

This piece is simple and powerful.  Be strong.  It’s a reminder I need to hear every day.

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“If you can dream it….”


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I love this quote.  I’ve dreamed of having an outlet to express some creativity and the ability to share it with people.  This blog, this etsy shop, this Youtube channel are all manifestations of this dream.

So, yes.  This quote speaks to me.

This piece is hand painted.  I did the watercolor wash of blue.  I hand lettered the quote on the paper.  This piece is completely  handmade.

The size of this piece is 5 x  7 and looks great in a frame set on a desk or on a wall.

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