Discover the Art of Calligraphy with Jen Bowen: February's Guest Artist

Discover the Art of Calligraphy with Jen Bowen: February's Guest Artist

Are you ready to add a touch of elegance and sophistication to your creations? This February, we're thrilled to introduce our guest artist, Jen Bowen, hailing from the vibrant city of Houston, Texas! Jen is the creative force behind She Made it Like That, specializing in exquisite calligraphy services that elevate any occasion.


Jen brings a unique flair to her craft, offering live event calligraphy and studio commissions. But what truly sets her apart is her ability to turn the ordinary into something extraordinary, like calligraphy on macarons! Yes, you read that right – she can beautifully inscribe delicate calligraphy onto these delectable treats, turning them into edible works of art.

To help you dive into the world of calligraphy, we've curated a special box that includes everything you need to get started:

  1. Macarons: Indulge your taste buds while practicing your newfound calligraphy skills on these delicious treats.

  2. Workbook and Practice Pages: Jen has provided invaluable resources to guide you through the fundamentals of calligraphy, ensuring you develop your skills with ease.

  3. Bristol Board: A high-quality surface perfect for practicing your strokes and creating stunning calligraphic pieces.

  4. Edible Ink Marker: This essential tool allows you to write on various surfaces, including macarons, with edible ink that's safe for consumption.
    Another option we recommend!

  5. Edible Paints: While we've sourced some from Sweet Elizabeth Cake, please note their shop is closing. However, we've provided an alternative option to ensure you have the necessary supplies to unleash your creativity.
    Another option we recommend!

  6. Handmade Inks and Paints: Explore the art of traditional calligraphy with Jen's favorite handmade inks and paints, adding depth and richness to your creations.

We encourage you to share your creations with us! Whether it's a beautifully adorned macaron or a meticulously crafted calligraphic piece, we'd love to see how Jen's expertise has inspired you. Tag us on social media and join the community of aspiring calligraphers brought together by a shared passion for creativity and craftsmanship!

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