Splash Your Calligraphy Skills on Shells: Escort Cards Tutorial

Splash Your Calligraphy Skills on Shells: Escort Cards Tutorial - student project


This class is live and published! Head over to https://skl.sh/2sjXkln to check out some shell lettering fun!


Explore how to create elegant escort cards for the perfect beach-themed wedding with letterer Joy Tay. In this 60-min Skillshare class, you will wow your guests by incorporating your hand lettering or calligraphy skills on shells.

Joy will take you through a step-by-step approach of how to prepare the shells, supplies you will need, and how to create the lettering. Get foolproof methods to create these beautiful calligraphy pieces that attract compliments every time. Other techniques and different designs for you to explore will also be covered.

The class is great for all levels;

  • Intermediate: Familiarity with using brush pens, brushes and pointed nibs for modern calligraphy would be great for best results; or as
  • Beginners: No experience in lettering or calligraphy? No worries! Get a similar  look with your own style of lettering using supplies readily available at craft stores. Let's get creative!


Read class outline here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1keJUxbmu-RKtr9X9U7gQFf4OziU9Taad0xBgu6ymtTU/edit?usp=sharing

Watch the intro video above or click here: https://tinyurl.com/shellletteringintro

Published class: https://skl.sh/2sjXkln

Joy Tay
Pen & Ink Experimenter, Hand Letterer |