Keiko | The Aloha Studios
Keiko Saile is the artist behind The Aloha Studios and is drawn to
anything and everything art related, but is mostly known for her
handmade watercolors. Keiko is based on the magical Pacific island of Hawai’i where she lives in a treehouse surrounded by large trees and monstera plants.
of Wood Burn Corner
Rachel Strauss is the author, teacher, and wood burning artist behind Wood Burn Corner (@woodburncorner). Wood Burn Corner reflects her love of creating using this relaxing and versatile craft, collaborating, supporting the wood burning community, teaching, and giving back.
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Verdell Walker is a story engineer and brand architect. Stories are her passion, and she works to help others tell the stories of their own lives, careers and brands.
Harriet de Winton
Harriet is an artist and stationer. Founder of the de Winton Paper co, Harriet hosts a popular Youtube watercolour tutorial channel as well being the best selling author of watercolour books ‘New Botanical Painting’ and ‘Birds Bees & Blossoms’.
Liz Kohler Brown
Liz Kohler Brown is an artist, designer, and teacher who has been making art since she
was old enough to hold scissors and pencils without adult supervision. She earned an MFA (master of fine art) degree in 2013 and since then has been teaching and creating art around the world online and in person.
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Lisa Congdon is an internationally known fine artist, illustrator and writer. She makes art for clients around the globe, including Target, Amazon, Method, Comme des Garcons, Crate & Barrel, REI and MoMA, among many others. She is the author of ten books, including Art Inc: The Essential Guide to Building Your Career as an Artist and Find your Artistic Voice: The Essential Guide to Working Your Creative Magic.
FUN USING PROCREATE
Artist, illustrator, letterer and teacher, Brenda Bakker is a Procreate Addict who loves to experiment and explore all kinds of creativity, inside and outside the iPad as well. She loves bright colors, rough textures and smooth colorblends.
Jaclynn Chin | Dusty Jade Studio
Jaclynn is an illustrator and calligrapher behind @dustyjadestudio and a mommy to 3 boys. She loves finding new ways to create realistic art on her iPad and would love for you to join her on her journey!
Blackletter Foundry | Tamer Ghoneim
Tamer is a professional calligraphy artist and instructor, specializing in Blackletter/Gothic calligraphy styles, including modern interpretations and abstract designs. He is based in Houston, Texas, and his goal is to encourage people of all ages and skill levels to learn the rewarding art of Blackletter calligraphy.
The Paisley Corner
Swetha Shenoy is a lettering and watercolor artist based in New Jersey and the founder of The Paisley Corner. She spreads the joy of creating through her art workshops. She believes that everyone is creative, but they just don’t know it yet!
Aurelie is a multi-passionate lettering artist from the Gold Coast, Australia. She has always loved writing and drawing, but discovered the art of typography while studying for her degree in digital media, and has not stopped practicing it since!
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Jess is a Melbourne-based artist and after dabbling in painting when she was young, Jess started to take watercolour seriously in 2017 and never looked back. Common themes in her artwork include pop culture to cats, to work created to inspire and promote self care and mental health awareness.
Malka Klein Design
Malka Klein is an Israeli-American calligrapher and designer who writes letters like the good 'ol days in her studio on the Mediterranean coast. She specializes in Hebrew and English Modern Calligraphy, handmade stationery and watercolor painting.
Becca Courtice |
The Happy Ever Crafter
Becca started The Happy Ever Crafter Inc. in 2015, and has since grown a community of over 1M+ aspiring artists and art business owners all over the world. If you’re looking to learn new skills– both art and business – in a simple, fun and stress-free way, Becca aims to help you do just that (but beware... if “Dad jokes” and terrible puns aren’t your jam, you may want to find a different place to learn!)
Jillian and Jordan | Loveleigh Loops
Jillian & Jordan are twin sisters, educators, authors, and co-founders of Loveleigh Loops, a business that specializes in teaching calligraphy and iPad lettering. Having come from engineering and business analytics backgrounds, they’re best known for their logical, encouraging approach to teaching.
Maxie Peña is a calligrapher specializing in Engrosser’s Script who is passionate about preserving individuality while also staying true to the essence of the script. Her keen eye for detail and systematic approach to teaching have helped students improve their work and uphold their own styles.
Naina is an artist, author & creator behind Twitcher Writes. She recently moved to Denmark from Switzerland and while embracing the change, hopes to inspire you with her art and grow as an artist in the process.
Mark Figueiredo runs the Bullet Journal Account, @MenWhoBullet, and believes that Bullet Journaling can boost and transform your productivity. Mark describes his style as “functional and fun,” and loves finding ways to incorporate design and color into his weekly spreads and collection pages.
Sharon, also known as Mad Paper Crush, is a digital designer, book maker and artist who loves all things paper. Laid off from a corporate job in 2017, she has begun fulfilling her life-long dream of being an artist - and she hasn't looked back!
Cris Rogerson | Sweet Seasons Art
Cris is self-taught artist and teacher living in Richmond, Virginia. She works in watercolor (her first love), gouache and digital design and gravitates to botanicals, but loves painting along with the seasons and trying new subject matter, like food and buildings!
Kestrel Montes, San Francisco Bay Area calligrapher and engraver, is the creative force behind INKMETHIS, a boutique of specialty calligraphy supplies. After 14 years in public education, Kestrel left the school world for a life of creating and teaching beautiful writing!
Katie is an artist and creative that loves anything and everything creative, but especially art journaling, illustration, & oil painting. If she’s not in her studio making things, she’s probably outside hiking and gathering inspiration for her next project.
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Kolbie Blume is a self-taught watercolor landscape artist, author, and online educator. Through her books, social media content, and online classes, she uses mindset tools and simple techniques to show every person that actually, they can make art.
Michael Janda founded the creative agency Riser, which provided creative services for
clients including Disney, Google, Fox, NBC, ABC, and other great brands. He sold his agency, wrote several books for creative entrepreneurs, and now develops content to help creatives level up.
Winifred (Wini) Akande
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Wini is a Atlanta, Georgia born native who does calligraphy and crafts for fun. You can find her latest projects and interest on Instagram @winibeedesigns.
Chloe | Love Others Lettering
Chloe has practiced lettering for 6 years and launched Love Others Lettering in 2019 with a desire to combine her two passions - sustainability & calligraphy. She chose the name as a friendly reminder to herself to "Love Others" - by being conscious of the impact she leaves - on the environment and on others.
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Aima is a watercolor artist and Skillshare Top Teacher based in Brisbane, Australia. She enjoys painting empowering quotes and botanicals especially succulents. When she’s not in the studio, she’s out tending to her garden of succulents and playing with her cat Margeaux.
Theresa is a wife and mama who is passionate about sharing the joy of making fun things through her craft subscription box for kids, The Create Kit, and her virtual watercolor classes. When she's not sharing the freedom that creativity brings into our lives, you can find her experimenting with her own art pieces.
Jimbo Bernaus is an accomplished hand lettering artist and graphic designer most known for the powerful colour palettes and clever design techniques he uses to demonstrate mastery of the form. He is the co-founder of BAM! Creative Studio (also known as ShoutBam on Instagram), which specialises in letter crafting, illustration and digital and educational products to help amateur letterers enhance their skills.
Anna Oszvald a.k.a. @oszvaldann, is a botanical illustrator based in Budapest, with a serious obsession with lines and botanicals. Oh yes, and details. She is the author of Botanical Escape tracing book coming at you with 40+ floral illustrations to breathe life into.
Audrey Ra is a watercolor teaching artist and has taught over 40,000 students through her online and in-person workshops in the Chicagoland area. Through watercolor, Audrey has learned to let go of perfectionism, embrace her creativity, and practice mindfulness and is passionate about helping others do the same.
Alan | seethelines
Travel artist, architectural designer, and teacher Alán Ramiro Manning is on a worldwide mission
to create, connect and serve through ink and watercolor urban sketches. SeeTheLines is the motto
to awaken your intuitive sketching skills without needing technical know-how.
Mostly a self-taught artist, Brenda loves lettering on anything using different mediums. She found her passion incorporating drawing, painting, and lettering, by working on wood slices and creating memorable ornaments for clients.
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Jen Dixon is a decade+ full-time artist, and a Skillshare Top Teacher. When she's not drawing, painting, illustrating or writing, she plays video games, cooks for herself and others, sings loudly, and is probably spilling tea down her front. Again.
Crystal Bailar is a pyrographer and teacher living in the PNW, who
brings her love of the outdoors and a sense of adventure into her art and teaching. She loves the meditative and tactile experience that is available with wood burning, and wants to share this with as many people as possible.
Lisa Chang | NOLA Lettering
Lisa is a self-taught letterer most known for her black and white sarcastic lettering compositions. She has created letter-based designs for t-shirts, jewelry, and logos for a variety of clients,
but her greatest passion is in spreading the joy of lettering through teaching along with bringing folks together to create a supportive lettering community.
Emily Lynn Caulfield
Emily Lynn Caulfield is a digital marketing strategist and designer who helps creative small businesses grow their online presence and reach their ideal audiences so they can spend more
time doing what they love. She is inspired by good coffee, her many, many books & magazines.
Katie & Ilana | GoodType
Katie and Ilana are the co-owners at Goodtype, an inclusive community for people who love the art of typography. They offer educational resources, unique perspectives and inspiration to support your personal and professional growth as an artist.
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Rancy has an artistic background in Chinese calligraphy starting from when she was a young student in Taiwan. Relocating to Los Angeles a few years ago, Rancy has ventured outside of her Chinese calligraphy skills to learning copperplate and modern pointed pen calligraphy as well.
Kristi Bovee | Stefana Art
Kristi is a wife, mother, high school teacher, bookmaker, and really recent breast cancer survivor. Her work has appeared in Art Journaling magazine.
Nusaybah | Crescent Calligraphy
Nusaybah has been doing English and Arabic calligraphy for over 3 years as part of her family business in London, Crescent Calligraphy, teaching calligraphy, doing it for events and making custom pieces. When not writing, she's studying for her history degree or practicing martial arts!
of Kreative Blends Calligraphy Studio
Kristin Andrews has been a calligraphy artist for the past 6 years and is the Owner and Chief
Kreative Officer of Kreative Blends Calligraphy Studio located in the Chicagoland area. She
specializes in luxury engraving, custom signage pieces for events and teaching the craft of
Alyssa (known as Lyssa's Letters) is an enthusiastic teacher and creator of brush lettering/modern calligraphy art, with several classes on Skillshare and tutorials on her YouTube channel and Patreon. Through her art she hopes to share a message of self-empowerment and to inspire others to create from their heart!
Vanessa spent 16 years as a social worker and originally began experimenting with watercolor as a form of self care. Before long, it became a profound passion and with the encouragement and support of her wife and 3 daughters, she became a full time artist and small business owner behind The Sprout Creative.
Maira is a Colombian artist living in sunny Florida, USA and has been creating art for as long as she can remember! After discovering calligraphy 6 years ago, she hasn't stopped practicing and learning, which has sparked her passion for helping other women become more creative.
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Shreya Gada is a full time artist and an art educator from India. Nature has always been her inspiration to paint, that's why from the time she started painting, landscapes have been her go to subject.
Alaina is a digital intuitive artist, primarily working in the Procreate app, creating brushes and tutorials for abstract, textured art styles and building a community around intuitive digital art. Alaina feels strongly that art is for everyone, and is passionate about encouraging others to find their inner artist and express themselves, in whatever way resonates most with them.
Gadis | MadebyMutiara
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Gadis is a calligrapher from Singapore and has been lettering since 2016. Based in the UK, she loves to share her creative process on Instagram using a variety of mediums from watercolours to chalkmarkers.
| Not By Sight Art
Courtney is a self taught watercolor artist and illustrator who loves to explore different media and art styles where her work reflects the joy of family, faith, and home. As a visually impaired artist, Courtney believes that the beauty of art should be accessible to everyone and advocates through education and vulnerability in hopes of fostering acceptance and understanding.
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