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Are you warming up before you begin your calligraphy practice? If not, you should be! In this post I show you how I do a 5 minute warm up before getting started with pen and ink with just a pencil and a piece of paper.
Curious how I get such nicely centered addresses on the first try? Besides a lot of practice, I have a VERY simple trick up my sleeve - Microsoft Word’s Mail Merge feature! In this post I’ll teach you all about how I use mail merge to ensure centered envelope calligraphy. Full of practical tips and screen shots for those who aren’t tech savvy!
Throughout the past year I have stumbled, not so gracefully, into some realizations about not only surviving but thriving as a new parent. These realizations have helped me navigate parenthood a little more peacefully and have also helped me be a more thoughtful business owner.
I’ve been asked a lot about how I run my business and stay at home with my son, so I am getting transparent about what business ownership and my income streams really look like. It isn’t quite as bright and shiny as you might think 🙂
Struggling to find time for your calligraphy practice? Here are some tips to get those extra hours in!
Hi, I’m Meg!
I am a calligrapher and and event planner located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. I am passionate about designing and addressing envelopes for weddings and special occasions, coordinating meaningful events, and finding ways to celebrate every single day. I care deeply about creating a quality and high end product for my clients for their once in a lifetime events and also about making their lives as easy as possible through my streamlined process.
M.B. Calligraphy donates a portion of it’s profits to Operation Underground Railroad whose mission is to rescue children from sex trafficking. To learn more head to their website https://ourrescue.org/