2Illuminated LetteringIlluminated letters are colorful, illustrated letters that are decorated with gold or silver. In early manuscripts, they served as placeholders in the text, and added interest to documents. Illuminated letters were traditionally created using real gold in the form of a fine powder. You can still purchase real gold powder or gold leaf. However, this technique is expensive and complex. Luckily, there’s an easier way to achieve the metallic appearance of gold.
I often get asked about my favorite crafting supplies... what's my favorite nib? Pen? Adhesive? Today I'm sharing some of my favorite things, and I'll tell you why I love them!
Valentine's Day is right around the corner! Here are some festive DIY ideas to help you share the love this February!