Click Bait: 19 Instagrams You Should Follow If You Love Pretty Handwriting Redux

Click bait giant Buzzfeed posted 19 Instagrams You Should Follow If Youโ€™re Slightly Obsessed With Pretty Handwriting and while there are some goodies in there and people I’d certainly recommend myself like Kara Benz, AKA Boho Berry, I decided I’d create my own click bait version.

These areย my 19 Instagrams you should follow if you love pretty handwriting, calligraphy and typography.

  1. Mary Kate McDevitt: hand-lettering artist and illustrator extraordinaire.

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#startrek #conidminimalistica

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  1. Leigh Reyes: Art, Calligraphy and all-around awesomeness
  1. Raul Alejandro: Type illustrator, calligrapher and designer known for his work with Nike and the Hallmark Signature line.
  1. The Postman’s Knock: Lindsey Bugbee, modern calligrapher and educator of the fine art of lettering and calligraphy.

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From yesterday's practice session.

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  1. Matt Vergotis: My favorite Aussie, left-handed, brush lettering calligrapher and logo/branding designer.
  1. Neil Secretario: Typography, Lettering and Design from Atlanta, Ga. Pretty sure he’s a lefty too.
  1. Jonathan Faust: Designer and Lettering Artist in Copenhagen. Did I mention he’s a lefty?
  1. MakeMediaCo: Callie Hegstrom, creator of lettering, calligraphy, illustration and type design. Quite the witster.

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I'm so excited to share this with you guys! Me & @getfiled collaborated on something and we are all excited to bring you the 2017 Filed planners!!! Yep you heard it right ๐Ÿ˜„ Since we already started the BER months so it means we need to evaluate what we've done for this year & maybe start planning out our next endeavors. So if you want to get a 50% discount on the 2017 Filed planners during the pre-order period (date TBA), simply follow the mechanics below: 1.ย Follow @getfiled to be able to join & make sure your account is public. 2.ย Flatlay a lettering/calligraphy/drawing/painting/illustration or even a papercut artwork of your ultimate goal in life and complete this sentence as your caption โ€œ_______ is my #GoldenGoal in life because ________.โ€ 3.ย Once done, you have to tag one person and ask them to join the game too so they can both win. 4.ย Youย have to use the hashtags #FILEDGoldenGoal so we can track your entries. Make sure the person you tagged will post their entry too so you can win. Weโ€™ll be accepting entries until September 16. **No hashtag and no tag, no entry! I will choose 2 pairs of winners on September 17. Goodluck guys!!!

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  1. Calligrafikas by Drew Europeo: Calligraphy and Watercolor. Beautiful.
  1. Jusebox: Hawaiian designer and calligrapher.
  1. Mycustompuppet: Master puppet maker and calligraphy enthusiast posts mesmerizing videos of his penmanship and his puppet making.
  1. Attilasultis: Hungarian architecture student and fountain pen lover creates lovely lettering.
  1. Kathy Weller: Creative playful lettering, illustration and licensed design and one of my favorite artists.
  1. GoodType: Curated lettering and typography collected by Brooke Robinson.
  1. Thedailywriting: Curated collection of beautiful notebooks, particularly Traveler’s Notebooks.
  1. FoldedPenFriday: If you love the look of folded nib pens, you’ll love this feed.

  1. Frere-Jones: Type design practice in New York City collects found type images.
  1. cheryldyercalligraphy: Cheryl Dyer is a lettering artist and calligrapher
  1. Draplin: Found type, design and silliness from the man himself, Aaron Draplin.

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  1. I like them all also, however the one that stands out the most to me is the last one by, cheryldyercalligraphy. It’s beautiful, I think. Thanks for posting and have a Happy Labor Day.

  2. Appreciate these suggestions. Several I am already following, and now I have even more Instagram to keep up with. Thanks for your terrific blog, your guest appearances on line and at pen shows, and for the new podcast today!

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