Word Collage Hand Lettering Challenge

Calligraphy tutorial with Kiley Bennett, author of Super Simple Hand Lettering

Word collage for the win, y’all! One of my favorite things to create is what I call a “word collage.” A word collage is simply a…collage of words! Duh! Here’s an example of what I mean. I love creating these, not only for myself but to make as gifts to remind my friends and family about how freakin’ awesome they are.  – Kiley

Grab your favorite calligraphy pen and get started! For this word collage, pick 15 words or phrases that best describe you and show us your design by using the hashtag, #foxchapelpublishing on Instagram. To get you in the mood, join our mailing list below to download a sample hand lettering alphabet practice page from Kiley’s Super Simple Hand Lettering book. In this printable, you will find how to draw letters. The alphabet is broken down into strokes so you can see how each letter is actually written. Practice imitating each letter one at a time, following the stroke guide. When you are creating your collage, remember to mix and match your hand lettering fonts.

About Kiley Bennett  

Kiley is a brush lettering artist, teacher, and blogger behind Kiley in Kentucky. In 2015, Kiley went out and purchased a couple of brush pens on her lunch break, and then spent the rest of the day lettering at her desk at work. Within a year, she was able to take her new business as a lettering artist full-time, and has since begun teaching online and in-person classes to students from around the world!

If you also like Simple Hand Lettering, check out Kiley’s sequel Super Simple Handlettering Projects. Apply the skills you learned to a variety of different surfaces and materials in order to create amazing works of art. From lettering on fabric, wood, glass, and chalkboard, you’ll create stunning Christmas ornaments, cake toppers, inspirational signs, and so much more.

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Super Simple Hand Lettering

Discover how to transform simple words into stunning works of art with this easy introduction to hand lettering for beginners. Inside you will find 20 traceable alphabets, a guide to calligraphy tools and techniques, useful practice exercises, fun hand lettering projects, frameable pullout art prints, and handy tracing paper.

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