Pens and Markers

Frequently Asked Questions

Best Brush Pens for Beginners

The Perfect Pen Pouch Starter Kit is the place to start. It inlcudes three pens with three different tips so you can find exactly what you want for your project. Here's a quick look:

I go over each of these pens and show some of the color options in my blog post, Brush Pens – So Many Options, Which are the best for beginners?

Using Markers for Faux Calligraphy

I love these duo-tip markers, these are what I teach with in the Creative Lettering Journal. Here's a quick clip of how I create letters with them.

Beginner Recommendations:

If you're getting started with the Creative Lettering Journal (white book) we HIGHLY recommend getting the 24-pack of markers.

If you're starting out with the Guide to Mindful Lettering (green book) we recommend the perfect pen pouch starter kit (in pink or in green).


And Don't Forget the Paper!