Simply Lettering – Issue 6, 2020
Happy New Year! If you have been with us from the start. I hope you have found your skills are improving already. I would love to see some of your projects! If you are new to the magazine.
then we are so glad you have chosen to join us. We have practice sheets that will be in every issue and this month there is a fabulous luxury pencil case set for you. too. You will find we have included a pencil, and on page 46 you Mill be able to see just how much can be achieved with this humble tool!
With 2020 already in full swing. you’re sure to have lots of occasions coming up that you’re planning to craft for. Milly shows you how to personalize fun plant pots, which are ideal for giving on Mother’s Day, on page 20. Plus youll find some fab birthday cards made using the resist technique with masking fluid and alcohol inks on page 24 If you have a wedding or an important dinner approaching. the stunning place settings by Leanne Cork on page 27 are perfect to recreate for your own table, and why not add some extra elegance to those names by following Kirsten Burke’s guide to flourishes on page 41? Also this issue, we show you how to get to grips with new tools and techniques, such as a folded pen — that’s on page 60.
For your joumaling we have a very helpful pen comparison guide. especially created by Annie Weir with journaling in mind (page 54), and Helen Colebrook talks us through planning and recording our new health and fitness regimes following the festive season (page 32).
I hope you love all the projects, tips and techniques in this issue as much as I do and, as always. I would love to hear how you are getting on!