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Learn to hand letter with these essential tools

A well-executed hand lettering piece can add a touch of personality and flair to any document, whether it be a formal letter, an invitation, or just a sign for your business. However, getting started with hand lettering can seem daunting if you’re not sure where to begin. Thankfully, there are a few essential tools that will make the process much easier. Here’s a look at some of the basics you’ll need to get started.

Conclusion paragraph: With the right supplies and a bit of practice, you can learn to hand letter like a pro. By adding some personality and flair to your office documents, you’ll be sure to leave a lasting impression on your colleagues. Give it a try!

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