This year for National Handwriting Day (January 23rd- sharing the same day as John Hancock’s Birthday), we are very happy to introduce you to our latest featured artist, Brenda McGilvra!
We’ve enjoyed getting to know Brenda as not only one of our customers, but more so as an amazing lettering artist! Have a look at some of her work here in our blog and read more about how it all happens!
(And for more information on any of the products mentioned in this blog, just click on their names to see their page in our Marker Supply webstore!)
*How long have you been practicing hand lettering? Was there a specific thing or person that got you interested in it?
It was over 35 years ago that I attended a traditional calligraphy class. I was hooked and from that point on, I was self-taught by hours of practicing and picking up calligraphy jobs along the way. In 2016, after becoming an empty nester, I decided to pick up the pens again and I haven’t stopped creating. It was Instagram, and seeing posts from other letterers that fueled my desire to learn modern calligraphy and to share my art. …