Faux Typography


After offering some of my favorite tips about making faux calligraphy a few weeks back, I had multiple readers ask questions about how I made pretty lettering that was featured on my Instagram and Tumblr.  I remember learning some of the basics from my mom, but most of my pretty handwriting I would have to give credit to American Girl magazine.  I distinctively remember learning how to draw letters that were also palm trees.

Here are some of my favorite ways to add style and flair to any writing (cursive or print).


1. Add dots


2. Add Lines


3. Make them bold (filled in or not)


4.Turn them into block letters


5. Add some different lines



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